Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

May 22, 2018 4:35 pm

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451 Research Report: Managing the Data Explosion Challenge with Open Source Storage

Executive Summary Business IT is facing storage growth that’s exceeding even the highest estimates, and there’s no sign of it slowing down anytime soon. Unstructured data in the form of audio, video, digital images and sensor data now makes up an increasingly large majority of business data and presents a new set of challenges that […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

May 16, 2018 12:02 pm

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Managing Ceph with openATTIC

SUSE® Enterprise Storage is a powerful, self-healing system for cost-efficient storage at scale. The SUSE Enterprise Storage solution is based on the Ceph distributed storage system. Ceph automates the storage process, storing and retrieving data in an object-based, fault-tolerant manner that maximizes disk usage and minimizes admin time. Your Ceph cluster is highly effective at […]

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By: Kay Tate

May 16, 2018 5:55 am

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SUSE’s Ready for You

While the SUSE Ready program and the SUSE Partner Software Catalog have been around for quite a while, it’s a good time to remind everyone about their value – what they “mean” for customers. With the expansion of the original Ready for SUSE Linux Enterprise program to include program support for SUSE OpenStack Cloud, SUSE […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

May 10, 2018 9:47 am

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The fall of the enterprise array, and the open gate for wider SDS deployment!

The decline and fall of the enterprise array, and the open gate  for wider for SDS deployment? Here’s a few hard facts about the enterprise storage market from the bellwether of market share.    –          External storage – arrays – is the biggest segment at $5.4bn but fell 3.7% – a long term trend ODM […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

May 9, 2018 9:06 am

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Your Data Growth is Exploding!!! – 6 Reasons Why Open Software Defined Storage will Raise Your Buying Power

6 Reasons Why Software Defined Storage Will Raise your Buying Power IT has traditionally worked out its storage requirements by looking at data growth levels and making a projection. It has generally paid for increases by replacing old arrays in an asset management life cycle and put new costs into specific projects, for example, paying […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

May 3, 2018 10:22 am

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Helping IRIS Professional Solutions bring the benefits of software defined storage within the financial reach of all clients

Executive Overview: IRIS Professional Solutions wanted to bring the benefits of software-defined storage – high performance, resilience and flexibility – within the financial reach of all clients. By implementing SUSE® Enterprise Storage, based on open source Ceph technology, IRIS Professional Solutions gained a software-defined platform that supports massive scale with object oriented storage built on […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

April 26, 2018 10:13 am

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DELL/EMC Centera is dead! Dont panic SUSE, iTernity and HPE are here to help

Replace EMC Centera hardware silos with future-proof  iTernity iCAS, SUSE Enterprise Storage and HPE industry standard hardware DELL/EMC Centera is dead! The End-of-life date in March 2018 poses a big challenge for storage administrators and IT managers. The software-defined archiving approach of iTernity iCAS and SUSE Enterprise Storage helps to overcome the limitations of legacy […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

April 25, 2018 7:03 pm

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SUSE questions Richard Fischera, Vice President, Principle Analyst Infrastructure and Operations for Forrester Research about explosive data growth

In this video question and answer session, SUSE asks Richard Fischera, Vice President, Principle Analyst Infrastructure and Operations for Forrester Research his view on enterprise storage.  We talk data explosion drivers, risks, changing data types, Software Defined, Open Source, hybrid, compliance and converged. So Richard question 1: What are the biggest factors driving explosive data […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

April 18, 2018 11:24 am

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HPE and SUSE talk data management for HPC/AI workloads

HPC/AI Data Management with HPE DMF and SUSE SUSE Enterprise Storage, powered by Ceph Technology Sanjeet Singh, Director of Storage Solutions, SUSE and Kirill Malkin, Director of Engineering, HPE With the data growth that customers are seeing in their HPC/AI workloads, they need an effective data management strategy. HPE Data Management Framework (DMF) is an […]

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Vera Schneider
By: Vera Schneider

January 31, 2018 9:29 am

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Aptronics is SUSE’s First Solution Partner in South Africa

by Matthew Lee, SUSE South Africa   SUSE, has named Aptronics as its first Solution Partner in South Africa for the solution areas of SUSE Enterprise Linux and Storage. Solution Partner is the highest tier in the SUSE Partner Program and is awarded to partners that demonstrate an acute understanding of the market plus the […]

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