Archive for the ‘Converged Infrastructure’ Category

Stop Building Stuff That’s Boring

In an interview on theCube, Chad Sakac implores enterprise IT to “stop building the stuff that is boring… and doesn’t differentiate you one bit”, offers his predictions on the combination of Dell EMC and the future of Converged Infrastructure.  (more…)

Cloud-Native Applications at the Speed of Business

EMC World is one of my favorite times of the year – it’s a great opportunity to spend solid time with thousands of customers, partners, and fellow EMCers in one place.

It’s also the time of year in our calendar where we bring a lot of mojo to bear on the industry – all at once.   In fact, there’s often SO much you can lose sight of the big picture.

If you want to see the trees – check out Virtual Geek here, where I’ve posted a set of detailed posts on Unity, on Project Nitro, on the latest on VxRack System 1000, the new EMC Copy Data Management products, and much more.

Any one of the Modern Datacenter Architectural pillars: Flash, Scale-out, Software-Defined, Cloud-Enabled – all wrapped in trust…. Well – they are well represented!

But – here – I want to zoom out and see the forest.


Hyper-Converged Goes Into Hyper Drive

2016 is the year EMC and VMware are going “all in” when it comes to the hyper-converged infrastructure appliance marketplace. (more…)

The Power of Partnership – EMC and Cisco

Trey Layton

Trey Layton

Senior Vice President & CTO, VCE, the Converged Platforms Division of EMC
Trey Layton is SVP & Chief Technology Officer of VCE, EMC’s Converged Platforms Division. He guides VCE’s product strategy, development direction and industry thought leadership. Layton and VCE are working to deliver next generation Converged Solutions to transform the economics, agility and profitability of enterprises and service providers as they transition to cloud-enabled business models.
Trey Layton

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This week at Cisco Partner Summit, Cisco is again demonstrating why they stand alone in their ability to partner well with an incredible variety of technology and go to market partners. (more…)