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New Google service aims to move mainframe workloads to cloud By Nick Waterhouse, Tuesday, October 18th 2022

Published on TechTarget.com. Read the full article here. Google Cloud is also expanding its total number of data centers in five new regions. "[Google is] going after those [high-end] workloads more and more," said Dave Raffo, an analyst at Evaluator...

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From rebel to trend? Open source is very popular By Nick Waterhouse, Tuesday, October 18th 2022

Published on data-insider.de. Read the full article here. At the top of the OS checklist: security So is there a must-do that tops the planning list when considering the OS path? "Top of the list is implementing enterprise-grade data protection and...

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IBM integrates Red Hat storage for hybrid cloud By Nick Waterhouse, Wednesday, October 5th 2022

Published on TechTarget.com. Read the full article here. Customers and the open source community have expressed concerns about what IBM would do with Red Hat since the acquisition, given the cultural differences between the two companies, according to Dave Raffo, an analyst...

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Storage vendors pitching self-service as-a-service By Nick Waterhouse, Thursday, September 29th 2022

Published on TechTarget.com. Read the full article here. The diversification of products mirror storage products sold by hyperscalers such as AWS and Microsoft Azure, said Dave Raffo, an analyst at Evaluator Group. Providing options builds out the portfolio and keeps...

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Lenovo launches entry-level block storage arrays By Nick Waterhouse, Monday, September 26th 2022

Published on TechTarget.com. Read the full article here. The all-flash versions of the arrays are all-NVMe, a significant upgrade for the entry-level market, according to Dave Raffo, senior analyst at Evaluator Group. "All-NVMe storage is not that prominent on the...

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Commvault Replaces Former Dell Storage Exec with Another to Lead Channel By Nick Waterhouse, Wednesday, September 21st 2022

Published on ChannelFutures.com. Read the full article here. “Alan is a well-known figure in the data storage industry,” said analyst Camberley Bates, managing director of Evaluator Group. “The market is rapidly moving with cloud taking a stronger position, especially in the...

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Kubernetes clusters multiply like Tribbles — but why? By Nick Waterhouse, Thursday, September 15th 2022

Published on techtarget.com. Read the full article here. by Janae Lee While Kubernetes enables workloads to share clusters, Kubernetes adopters are instead deploying independent clusters and creating sprawl. Why? When is multi-cluster the right strategy? What are the costs and...

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The storage administrator is dead; long live the storage admin By Nick Waterhouse, Wednesday, September 14th 2022

Published on techtarget.com. Read the full article here. "The first rule of being a storage administrator today is, don't talk about being a storage administrator," said Dave Raffo, senior analyst at Evaluator Group. "You don't want to run around telling...

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StorPool tests high-end block storage software in AWS By Nick Waterhouse, Monday, September 12th 2022

Published on techtarget.com. Read the full article here. Although StorPool may offer fast and available block storage for enterprises databases, the AWS version of the product could be a tough sell in a market that has historically kept data on...

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Mainframers are keeping tape as they add cloud backup, archive storage By Nick Waterhouse, Monday, August 22nd 2022

Published on blocksandfiles.com. Read the full article here. An Evaluator Group research project has found that tape use by mainframe users is not going away and that cloud storage of their backup and archive data is increasing at the same...

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