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This is a personal blog focused on capturing and sharing the breakthroughs and solutions within the virtualization industry, in particular the advancements that are being made in the field of Cloud Computing. I’ll blog about topics such as security issues, implementations, and new technologies using videos and how-to demos.

New Cohesity’s DataPlatform 4.0 Write Once Read Many (WORM) Feature

With the latest Cohesity 4.0 release, we have made significant enhancements to our Distributed File Services and the storage abstractions presentations that are provided by the Cohesity DataPlatform. One of those enhancements is the support for write-once-read-many (WORM) file systems within Cohesity Views. Cohesity Views are logical constructs that are utilized a storage location with […]

New Cohesity VM Folder Management Operations – Video

Cohesity DataProtect 4.0 introduces new vSphere management operations functions that enable dynamic virtual machine protection at the VM folder level. Adding the ability for vSphere admins to reduce infrastructure management risks by adhering to the vSphere VM Folder management model. This video is via Rawlinson Rivera at Punching Clouds.

New Cohesity VM Tags Management Operations – Video

Cohesity DataProtect 4.0 introduces new vSphere management operations functions that enable dynamic virtual machine protection with VM Tags. This features adds the ability for vSphere admins to reduce infrastructure management risks by adhering to the vSphere VM Tags management model. This video is via Rawlinson Rivera at Punching Clouds.

Backup is Easy Kids, Restore on the other Hand…

I was inspired to write this by something one of my good buddies Tom Hollingsworth (@networkingnerd) said on Twitter. “Backup is easy, kids. Restore, on the other hand…” Tom’s quote immediately got me thinking about one of Cohesity’s data protection and recovery capabilities that for some reason it isn’t frequently discussed. Data recovery capabilities should […]

Cohesity 2017 World Tour – Starting in EMEA

Get ready EMEA because in two weeks the Cohesity 2017 World Tour begins in Nordics. It has been a long time since my last visit to the Nordics, and I’m extremely excited to get back to the North Atlantic once again to participate in the Nordic VMUGs. It will be great to see the Cohesity […]

Cohesity DataPlatform VE Deployment and Configuration Demo Video

This demonstration walks through the simple deployment and configuration of the Cohesity DataProtect VE appliance onto a Hyperconvereged Infrastructure powered by vSphere and vSAN. This video is from Rawlinson Rivera at Punching Clouds.

New Cohesity 4.0 – The Modern Secondary Storage Platform

April 4th is going to be an epic day for Cohesity as we’re making a couple of great announcements. Let me start with the tidal wave as we say. Cohesity raised its largest funding round to date, raising over $90 million in a Series C round co-led by investors GV (Google Ventures) and Sequoia Capital. […]

Closer look at Cohesity’s DataPlatform VE

We recently announced the release of the Cohesity’s DataPlatform Virtual Edition (VE). DataPlatform VE is an implementation of Cohesity’s software-only package designed and implemented specifically for VMware vSphere infrastructures. The virtual appliance is meant to serve the same principals requirements and characteristics Cohesity’s hyperconverged physical appliances satisfy in enterprise data centers, but at in cost-effective […]

Cohesity DataProtect Instant Recovery: Multi-Tier Applications

This demonstration highlights cohesity’s instant recovery capabilities by restoring a multi-tier application that is composed of 16 different virtual machines. Here you’ll witness the value of Cohesity’s parallel recovering processing capabilities by restoring a multi-tier business critical application of about 2TB of storage capacity in a couple minutes. Allowing enterprise organization to satisfy their recovery […]

Cohesity and Pure Storage Integration – Video

Don’t settle for a job half done. Combine the power of Pure FlashArray//m with Cohesity DataPlatform to complete your end-to-end storage transformation. Together, Cohesity and Pure give you all-flash speed and web-scale data management, in one integrated solution. This video is via Rawlinson Rivera at Punching Clouds.

Cohesity Data Management Cluster Deployment – Video

Witness the power of simplicity. See the configuration and deployment of a production 28 node Cohesity Cluster in a matter of minutes. This is REAL customer data center deployment and not in a lab This video is from the fine folks at Cohesity Data.

Cohesity Snapshot Management for Pure Storage

The Cohesity Snapshot Management capabilities for Pure Storage adds exceptional storage infrastructure management value for organizations that are considering or using both Pure Storage as primary storage and Cohesity for secondary storage. The combination helps organizations maximize the value of their primary storage investments from a capacity and performance utilization characteristics. With the Cohesity and […]

Cohesity DataPlatform VE Explained

Today is a big day in the world of enterprise data protection as Cohesity announces the release of Cohesity DataPlatform Virtual Edition (VE) for remote and branch offices. Cohesity DataProtect, the new DataPlatform VE product delivers an integrated software-only backup solution that deploys as a VMware virtual appliance is an ideal solution for remote or branch […]

Cohesity & Pure Storage Integration: All-Flash Performance with Web-scale Data Management

Cohesity and Pure Storage have combined forces and together have developed an integrated solution that is designed to provide the best possible data management for the mission-critical applications hosted on Pure Storage arrays. Pure Storage provides the fastest all-flash performance for your mission-critical applications. But beyond speed, your mission-critical applications also need adequate data management […]

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