Author Archive | Roy Mikes

Starwind Enterprise Software: Doing more with less!

Just found time and the opportunity to play around with the new member of StarWind software, namely StarWind iSCSI SAN Software version 5.6. This version is on the market for some weeks now. StarWind Server is advanced, reliable and powerful as an ISCSI target which convert Windows servers in a couple of minutes to a […]

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A simple representation of redundancy

The term redundancy is often misinterpreted with availability. While these two are related, they are not the same. Redundancy refers to as example; the use of multiple servers, more than one Host Bus Adapter (HBA) or RAID protected disks. Redundancy is the duplication of critical components of a system with the intention of increasing reliability […]

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Dutch EMC Forum 2011

The Journey to the Private Cloud starts now! EMC Forum 2011- 17 februari 2011 After six successful editions of EMC Forum (Out of the Box), EMC announced, EMC Forum 2011, the innovative IT infrastructure event of the year. This year Theme is ‘The Journey to the Private Cloud-Efficiency, control, and choice’. Private Cloud with virtualization […]

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Virtualized Servers and Disaster Recovery (VMware SRM)

Traditional disaster recovery plans are often very complex and difficult. The reason for this is bare metal recovery. Virtualization makes life easier for us and simplifies this environment. A virtual machine typically is stored on the host computer in a set of files, usually in a directory created by the host for that specific virtual […]

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EMC Introduces New Storage Innovations

Today EMC presents a total of more than forty new hardware and software solutions. These include new storage systems (storage arrays) for the small business sector, unified systems for midrange, high-end software systems and disk-based backup, recovery and archiving. This investment by EMC plays more on the current trends – including cloud computing and data-intensive […]

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