data center

Is NVMe Enough for Efficient Hyperscale Data Centers?

Hyperscale architectures typically sacrifice resource efficiency for performance by using direct attached storage instead of a shared storage solution. That lost efficiency though, means the organization is spending money on excess compute, graphics processing units (GPUs) and storage capacity that it doesn’t need.

2019-06-11T15:42:44-08:00

Right-Sizing Your Big Data Infrastructure

Last month at the Strata-Hadoop conference I was privileged to give a presentation in the Solutions Showcase Theater. I spoke about right-sizing your big data infrastructure - how DriveScale can help you achieve [...]

2017-04-19T13:12:37-08:00

What Ever Happened to Durability?

Durability is one of the fundamental properties that people expect from data bases and file systems.  From Wikipedia: "The durability property ensures that once a transaction has been committed, it [...]

2018-06-14T16:59:52-08:00