Data Efficiency

By Louis Imershein | Articles about deduplication, compression and thin provisioning for storage manufacturers and data center operations managers.

Greater Processing Power Enables Storage And Bandwidth Savings

Big data generating applications are geared to flood data centers and edge infrastructure (as well as personal devices) over the next few years. Applications such as higher resolution, higher frame rate and higher dynamic range video, IoT applications and numerous big data and artificial …

Dell EMC freshens high-end SANs with VMAX makeover, PowerMax

Inline deduplication fits well with hyper-converged IT

RHEL 7.5, ​the latest version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, arrives

The most popular corporate enterprise Linux continues its drive to the cloud.<p><i>Video: ISS' Linux high-performance computer could help future Mars</i> …

Monitoring VDO Volumes

My previous post showed you how to get deduplication working on Linux with VDO. In some ways, that's the post that could cause trouble - if you start …

Shrinking Your Storage Requirements with VDO

Whether you're using proprietary storage arrays or software defined storage, the actual cost of capacity can sometimes provoke responses like, "<i>why</i> …

Red Hat Strengthens Hybrid Cloud’s Backbone with Latest Version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise …

WD & StorReduce Release Backup & Recovery Solution

<!--break--><br><p>Today Western Digital Corporation (WDC) announced its new backup and recovery solution that utilizes StorReduce software. In order to …

Upgraded Infinidat InfiniBox hoists sail on product launch

Can Hyperconverged Infrastructure Solve the Data Problem?

Fifteen years ago, your standard hard drive had a capacity of about 36GBs<p>These hard drives delivered roughly 150 IOPS. Today, hard drives are …

Software-Defined Storage: What to Look For

Gartner estimates the shift to the cloud will yield $216 billion in spending in 2020, up from $111 billion in 2016. As the adoption of virtualization …

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Determining the Space Savings of Virtual Data Optimizer (VDO) in RHEL 7.5 Beta

In the previous blog, we talked about the concepts behind virtual data optimizer (VDO) and how to configure it with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) …

Understanding the Concepts Behind Virtual Data Optimizer (VDO) in RHEL 7.5 Beta

In the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 Beta, we introduced virtual data optimizer (VDO). VDO is a kernel module that can save disk space and reduce …

RHEL 7.5 Beta is Out – New Features & Expectations

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) is, most definitely, the best Linux distro for the enterprise sector. At present, Red Hat released the 7.5 Beta very …

​Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 is ready for testing

The more secure Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 is now out in beta.<p>The Internet of Things is the new frontier. However, generations of ERP systems were …

RHEL 7.5 Beta Includes VDO Technology Acquired From Permabit

This not-ready-for-prime-time beta preview of the upcoming RHEL 7.5 shows some promising feature enhancements in storage, performance and ease of use.

Data Reduction for Gluster with VDO

Building Fast Data Compression Code with Intel Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel IPP) 2018

Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel IPP) is a highly optimized, production-ready, library for lossless data compression/decompression …

Solution-Soft RedHat Container Debuts on Podcast

SolutionSoft Systems Inc. Announces Their RedHat Container Podcast Debut [PR.com]

Choose between hyper-converged servers and conventional

Volanto<p>Follow:<p>Hyper-converged infrastructure integrates servers and storage into one product supported by a single vendor. As...<p>disk drive technology …

Move Data Or Process In Place?

Chip architectures, and even local system architectures, long have found that the best way to improve total system performance and power consumption …

Can you list some data compression technology pain points?

Follow:<p>Compression is one of the data reduction methods that has been around the longest. In fact, the old PKZIP utility that was so popular back in …

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The Report Study on Global Paper Shredder Service Market 2018 offers an intrinsic and described analysis of Paper Shredder Service industry which …

Keep the cost of VDI in check

VDI costs are coming down thanks in large part to the growth of hyper-converged infrastructure and the availability of inexpensive thin clients and …

Storage Spaces returns to Windows Server's semi-annual channel

And this time it's caught up by adding data de-duplicationMicrosoft's revealed that Storage Spaces Direct will return in the next semi-annual version …

Microsoft Releases Updated Management Toolset, Windows Server Build

Members of the early-access program get first crack at the updated GUI-based management toolset for Windows Server.

Dell EMC makes big hyperconverged systems push with new servers

Dell EMC is expanding its hyperconverged infrastructure portfolio with new systems built around 14th generation PowerEdge servers.Converged (CI) and …