• NEXT 2018: What Disruptors Have in Common

    Don’t Blink or you’ll miss What the Dog Saw. Come to NEXT 2018, the Premier Event for the Digital Revolution, sponsored by Hitachi Vantara in beautiful San Diego, Sept. 25-27. Catch the Outliers and what m...
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  • Big Data System Can Count on Another V, Virtualization

    Big data refers to the use of data sets that are so big and complex that traditional data processing infrastructure and application software are challenged to deal with them. Big data is associated with the coming of ...
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  • Leveraging Cloud Services with HCP S3 Tiering

    Amazon’s cloud business grew nearly 48.9$ in the second quarter of 2018 generating $6.11 billion in revenue which contributed 11.5% to Amazon’s total revenues in that period. Their cloud business also was ...
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  • Crypto Currencies Crashing – Learn about Blockchain

    In the last few days this week we have seen a massive sell off in crypto currencies. Bitcoin lost $1000 in 24 hours. Other currencies like ethereum, ripple, bitcoin cash and EOS, all dropped by around 20 per cent. As ...
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  • Storage Capacity is More of a Concern Than Performance

    Enterprise Storage Forum recently published their 2018 Storage Trends surveywhich made some interesting observations. The biggest challenges for IT and business leaders with operating their current storage infrastruct...
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  • Enterprise Storage Arrays and NVMe

    The hot topic in storage today is NVMe, an open standards protocol for digital communications between servers and non-volatile memory storage. It replaces the SCSI protocol that was designed and implemented for mechan...
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  • Digitization and GDP per Capita are Strongly Correlated

    Various world organizations and financial institutions have sought to develop a digitization index to evaluate a country’s ability to provide the necessary environment for business to succeed in an increasingly ...
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  • MyRepublic: How Telcotechs are disrupting the Telco Industry

    On one of my trips to Singapore in June 2016, I was invited to meet with a new startup in the telco space. A company called MyRepublic. MyRepublic was started in 2011 to leverage Singapore’s exciting Next Gen NB...
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  • View Hitachi Vantara’s Unified Compute Platform for Converged, Hyperconverged, and Rack Scale SDDC systems at VMworld 2018

    Data centers are digitally transforming from being an infrastructure provider to a provider of the right service at the right time and the right price. Workloads are becoming increasingly distributed, with application...
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  • Meet Us at SHARE St Louis And Learn About Hitachi Vantara Solutions for Mainframes In the IoT Age.

      SHARE is a volunteer-run user group for IBM mainframe computers that was founded in 1955 and is still active today providing, education, professional networking, and industry influence on the direction of mainf...
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  • AI, Machine Learning, and Robotics in Healthcare

    It’s been two weeks since my cancer surgery and this is my first blog post since then. In Hitachi Vantara there is a major focus on developing IoT solutions in various industries including healthcare so my exper...
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  • Bill Schmarzo’s Excellent Adventure

      I am very pleased to welcome Bill Schmarzo to our Hitachi Vantara community. Bill is very well known in the Big Data Community having authored two books, “Big Data: Understanding How Data Powers Big Busin...
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  • Beyond Cool!

    In my last blog post I commented on Hitachi Vantara’s selection as one of the “Coolest Business Analytics vendors”by CRN, Computer Reseller News, and expanded on Hitachi Vantara’s business anal...
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  • How Cool Is That!

    CRN, Computer Reseller News, a leading trade magazine, has named Hitachi Vantara as one of the 30 Coolest Business Analytics Vendors.This may be a surprise for many to see Hitachi Vantara, part of a 118 year old compa...
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  • Digital Transformation Requires an Agile Storage Infrastructure

    In order for companies to be more agile in responding to changing customer needs and market dynamics, they must have a storage infrastructure that makes data available at the right time, at the right place and in the ...
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  • Can doing good using social innovation be good for your company’s bottom line?

    This week I had the pleasure to be a panelist on SAP Radio. The Moderator was Bonnie D. Graham, Global Thought Leadership Media Director and the Creator / Producer / Host of SAP Game-Changers Radio. Other panelists in...
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  • Social Innovation as a Business Strategy

      The future is full of social challenges that will drive a need for Social Innovation. Addressing this need will require collaboration across government, business, and non-profits. In order for these innovation...
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  • Data Center Modernization - Transforming Data Center Focus from Infrastructure to Information

    While the acronym IT stands for Information Technology and is synonymous with the data center, in reality the focus of IT has often been more on infrastructure since infrastructure represented the bulk of a data cente...
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  • IoT and 5G at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

    Recently I had the pleasure to meet with a group from KT, South Korea’s largest telephone company. It was very exciting to hear about their experiences at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics where they partnered wit...
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  • How Does Serverless Computing Work with Containers and Micro Services?

    According to Wikipedia, Serverless computing is a cloud computing model in which the cloud service provider dynamically manages the allocation of machine resources. Serverless computing still requires servers. The nam...
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