Tom Foremski

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Delphix

Party Time<p>It’s the office Christmas party season and we were invited to one hosted by our landlords and so met many people from different businesses. …

Delphix as a smart NFS Server

Delphix AppData over NFS<p>Delphix is best known for its ability to automatically virtualize entire databases but Delphix can also be used to virtualize …

Evolution of Masking Vendors

Masking with Delphix (where duplicate blocks are shared making a new copy almost free storage wise and almost instantaneous) has 4 big …

Databases

The EU General Data Protection Regulation: Prepare for change

<i>(c)iStock.com/xijian</i><p>The EU’s wide-ranging rules on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are set to significantly impact all businesses, whether …

Delphix versus Storage Snapshots

Many customers ask, "What is the difference between Delphix and Storage Snapshots?" This article lists some of the key capabilities that Delphix …

DevOps: An Engine in a Horseless Carriage

DevOps is fantastic, but the one constraint DevOps has been unable to address is data management and delivery. DevOps can automate the delivery of …

Heart of the Issue

Last year Delphix blogged about how the Dynamic Data Platform can be leveraged with Amazon's RDS (link here). Subsequently, they released a knowledge …

Delphix Raises $75m Led By Fidelity And Wins Recognition In Top IT User Awards

Delphix HQ in Menlo Park.Delphix, (my employer) is building some excellent momentum with the announcement of $75m in funding led by Fidelity …

Credit Suisse

How to avoid boring work

Over the past few years working as an IT consultant, I've learned that having easy access to a robust lab where I can learn or test solutions is …

Give me a Second

<i>Photo Courtesy: Sean MacEntee</i><p>Nothing endures but change<p>Time stood still for one second last night. Well… What really happened is that we forced one …

Speed Of Light

Yes, continuous deployment is possible in enterprise IT

Continuous delivery (CD) of software releases offers huge efficiency gains for companies that can implement it. But is continuous delivery even …

Virtualization

Poor test data costs industry billions per year

"Poor software quality costs $150+ billion per year in the US and over $500 billion worldwide" according to Capers Jones. Of those software quality …

Dan Tehranian's Blog

<i>(This post is part 2/2 in a series. For part 1, see: Part 1 : Instrumentation & Collection)</i><p>In part 1 of this series we went over how to instrument …

DevOps

Delphix Boost From Gartner IT Cloud Migration Report

Delphix received a big boost today recognition from Gartner, which placed Delphix in the top Leader's quadrant in its latest Magic Quadrant for …

Archives

The Challenge For Innovation In The Enterprise: No Category -- No Budget

Corporations spend a lot of money on IT and some of that money is spent on new products from innovative IT startups.But it's a hard slog for those …

Innovation