A recent report from technology research and advisory firm Evaluator Group notes that hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) solutions continue to gain traction in the market. The report notes that VMware vSAN was the #1 HCI solution purchased or evaluated by a wide margin of organizations surveyed (63 percent). Dell-EMC VxRail, powered by VMware vSphere and vSAN, […]
Accenture and VMware teamed up to accelerate innovation and business transformation for a multi-national manufacturing company, resulting in 23% TCO reduction, decrease in provisioning time from 6 weeks to 90 minutes, and $210 million in overall savings. From the fine folks at VMware TV.
In the first installment of our 2017 Predictions blog series, Lee Caswell, VP of Products, Storage & Availability at VMware, sets out 5 key things to expect for hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) in 2017. Drawing on predicted trends from industry analysts such as the decline of fibre channel and the rise of all-flash storage, this first […]
As the adoption of the Software-Defined Data Center continues to transform IT, we have heard from several VMware partners on the pivotal role VMware solutions played in facilitating their own digital transformations. NSX, in particular, has been key both for updating our partners’ internal business processes as well as the products with which they go-to-market. […]
Oracle 11gR2 4 Node RAC vMotion operation with Swingbench From the fine folks at VMware TV.
Oracle RAC DBaaS using vRealize Automation & Orchestration From the fine folks at VMware TV.
Demonstrate how Oracle Disaster Recovery is made seamless and efficient using Oracle Data Guard and VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) From the fine folks at VMware TV.
Demonstrate how Extended Oracle RAC is implemented on Virtual SAN Stretched Cluster highlighting these use cases: – Workload feasibility – Site maintenance – High availability – Workload load balancing/mobility From the fine folks at VMware TV.
The latest release of VMware vSphere includes beneficial improvements to Auto Deploy, including a new graphical user interface, a new deployment workflow, and various manageability and operational enhancements. One of the operational advancements is a dramatically simplified caching capability. There are several reasons why you might consider adding reverse proxy caching to your Auto Deploy […]
One of my good friends from VMware Poland, Aleksander Bukowinski, contacted me recently on behalf of one of our customers. The customer wished to move their 2-node vSAN cluster and the witness to a new vCenter server. They were currently managing their vSAN with a Windows vCenter server (version 6.2), and wanted to move the […]