Just a day after VCE announced the new VxRail hyperconverged platform, I thought it was fitting to look at some use cases so I sat down with Matt Schneider (@md_schneider) to talk about DevOps in this new hyperconverged world and what his take was based on his past experiences. We ambled through the topics of cloud being … Continue reading Hyperconverged DevOps
Storage in the front. Compute in the Back. Not a reference to our mullet wearing friends of the 80's, but a simple truth about the new VxRail appliances announced today by VCE and VMware. What does this look like? How about 112 Cores worth of compute, 76tb of raw flash, layer on dedupe and compression … Continue reading Storage in the Front, Compute in the Back
I was on the long road back home the other day when hunger (and a bit of hangover) consumed me and directed me off the interstate into the waiting arms of the McDonald's drive through. As I rounded the corner and grabbed my food and drinks and made my way back to the onramp it … Continue reading EWDaaS (Egg White Delight as a service)
I've been honored once again to be included in the EMC Elect group. You can find out more about the official charter on ECN (http://thinka.be/1O3f2iT) but my personal charter extends this basic meaning and my post here serves to outline that viewpoint. My vision is to be a thought leader focused on creating consistent content … Continue reading What EMC Elect means to me
I am joined by Tanner Hux (@omgfixit), Aaron Buley (@aaronbuley) and Tyler Gates (@tsgates_) to discuss one of the more prolific mobile games on devices everywhere. Clash of Clans. We decided it was best to discuss this mobile gaming topic with some help from Deep Elum's (@deepellumbrewco) Hop Seeker and Small Town Brewery's (@smalltownbrewer) Not … Continue reading Clans
There has been so much discussion in the news recently about giant technology mergers, giant beverage company mergers, and even giant pharmaceutical mergers that it seemed the right time to sit down and discuss what all of this means. Aaron Buley (@aaronbuley) and Russell Cantwell (@rcantw3ll) join me this week and we talked about the … Continue reading Merge and Yield
It's been a while since my last update, and that's because I am trying to wade through your emails. The intolerable depths of email you're generating because you're doing it wrong. I have a couple suggestions you have heard a million times and are fortunate enough to hear again. Lucky you. Hopefully this will help you … Continue reading You're doing it wrong!