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Dell EMC announced VxRail 4.0

A new version of the Dell EMC VxRail, a jointly Dell EMC and VMware developed Hyper-Converged Appliance, was announced last week at Dell EMC World. The Dell EMC VxRail appliances are the easiest and fastest way to extend and simplify a VMware environment. Powered by VMware Virtual SAN and managed through the vCenter interface.  And, seamless integration […]

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EMC Unity Hardware specification

EMC just introduced it’s new midrange storage system at EMCWorld in Las Vegas. EMC’s new Unity product line is THE new midrange system and it sets new standards for storage with compelling simplicity, a modern design, affordable prices, and flexible deployment. With speeding up the business demands these days there are a lot of IT professionals […]

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EMC announcing Unity

EMC just announced Unity at EMCWorld in Las Vegas. EMC’s new Unity product line sets new standards for storage with compelling simplicity, a modern design, affordable prices, and flexible deployment – to meet the needs of resource-constrained IT professionals in large or small companies. ‘Nobody’ has the time anymore to do projects of 8 months. […]

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Pivotal and VMware Team Up

Recently, VMware announced the VMware Photon Platform + Pivotal Cloud Foundry Bundle for Cloud Native Applications. You can view the Press Release here: Pivotal and VMware Team Up to Accelerate Deployment of Cloud-Native Applications With Advanced Enterprise Cloud Solution This announcement comes very close to the upcoming launch of Native Hybrid Cloud at EMC World […]

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EMC Elect 2016, Once again!

Congrats and welcome back! Once again I made it into the Elect community which I am thankful for. Looking at the official list I see a nice mix of EMC people, customers and partners. EMC Elect is a community-driven recognition and thank you for individual’s engagement with EMC as a brand over the last calendar […]

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What differs EMC VSPEX BLUE from other OEM partners

Let’s skip the bullshit and immediately proceed into details. What is VPLEX Blue? VSPEX Blue is the branded EMC version of hyper-converged EVO:RAIL solution developed and engineered by VMware. To get a better understanding let’s talk first about EVO:RAIL. When hyper-converged solutions appeared on the market, VMware decided to develop its own solution distributed by its OEM […]

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Nominations are open, choose your EMC Elect 2015

With all the EMC fuzz going on this year it is easy to forget about the EMC Elect program. Yes nominations are open for 2015. Each year, through the EMC Elect program EMC shows their appreciation to those that participate in EMC conversations on ECN or other technical communities, give feedback to EMC employees, or create […]

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How different are EMC ScaleIO & VMware VSAN

The Buzz-word convergence is a concept of products that include storage, compute and networking in one box. Systems that fall under the hyper-convergence category also have the hypervisor (vSphere, Xen, Hyper-V, etc.) built in and are used specifically in virtual environments. Storage and compute are typically managed separately in a virtual environment, but hyper-convergence provides […]

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EMC Announce VMAX3

EMC Corporation yesterday in London announced releases of EMC XtremIO, EMC VMAX3, EMC Isilon OneFS, and the availability of EMC ViPR 2.0, ViPR SRM 3.5, and the EMC ECS Appliance address the issues and many more. These solutions help IT organization “Redefine Possible” as they accelerate their journey to the hybrid cloud. Let us focus on […]

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