Author: Paula Long

Predictable Storage Predictions

SearchStorage has recently published their storage predictions for 2016. The theme is “Enterprise storage market poised for change in 2016.” It is hard to argue with this since enterprise storage has been changing for the …

Another trip to Vegas

What happens in Vegas, is captured, stored and analyzed in Vegas.  Everything that can be tracked is, Big Data at its finest.  What’s the upside?  Your Diet Coke arrived with the lime in it you …

What a difference a year makes

I just completed digging out after recently attending VMWorld 2015. This was my second VMWorld with DataGravity and what a difference a year makes. Here are some of my thoughts on last year’s event, the …

Storage Just Took a Self Defense Class

While the rest of the IT infrastructure is moving to a zero trust model, traditional storage has not taken up the challenge to defend itself. The next frontier of data security is taking place at …

The Shows (Must) Go On

If it’s May, there must be a zillion (maybe a slight exaggeration) technology events.  I had the opportunity to attend a couple recently and thought I’d pull my best Jack Kerouac and summarize my adventures on the …