Archive | January, 2012

Synology Cloud Services: Cloud Station – Your personal cloud

Synology announced the official start of the DiskStation Manager (DSM) 4.0 beta program at CES 2012. CES is the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow which is held in Las Vegas. Among several new features and improvements, Cloud Station is the major update. During this beta program, you are invited to test drive Synology’s newest NAS […]

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New Year and New Exam- Prepping for the VCP5

Happy New Year and welcome to 2012 and as is customary this time of year, I would like to start things out in 2012 with a New Year’s Resolution.  My resolution this year is to take the VMware VCP5 exam before the class requirement grace period comes to an end for all of us VCP4s.  […]

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EMC Avamar: a deduplication way to go

EMC Avamar is a sourcebase global deduplication solution which enables fast, efficient backup and recovery by reducing the size of backup data at the client before it is transferred across the network and stored. Avamar’s data deduplication dramatically reduces network traffic by only sending unique blocks over LAN/WAN. Blocks that were previously stored are never […]

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