Tag Archives: object storage

Updates from the land of the cephalopods…

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I’d thought do a bit of an update post on what I’m up to at work. I’ve discovered that when you are doing training for a startup, you do *all* the training. So far I’ve done lots of instructional analysis … Continue reading

From the Xen Summit – Block Storage For VMs With Ceph

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These  are my live notes from Sage Weil‘s presentation at Xen Summit on Block Storage for VMs with Ceph. I typed as fast as I could! 🙂 why care about another storage system? requirements: orgs have diverse storage needs time: … Continue reading

Symantec Vision Session – Dell & Symantec: E-mail and file archive solutions

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Note: these are my (mostly) unedited session notes. This session focused on Dell DX object storage with Symantec Enterprise Vault Data starts when the data is created. Need bigger backups, need more primary storage. Storing is not the hard thing, … Continue reading

Interop Session – Object-based storage – the next step

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Here are my (mostly) unedited notes from the panel about Object-based storage. Vanessa Alverez also hosted the  panel. The panelists included representatives from Cleversafe, Amplidata, Caringo, and Rackspace. Question: Intros, and describe object-based storage Amplidata: they do OOS – Optimized … Continue reading