HPE Storage News
News from Around the Storage Block – from HPEStorageGuy Calvin Zito
- In case you didn’t see my article about VMworld in the Fall Connect Converge, here it is on my blog. It’s loaded with over 10 hours of videos and podcasts that you can binge watch since Game of Thrones is over!
- Have 3PAR? Read about the new Data Reduction Guarantee in We’ve Got Nothing to Hide with the HPE 3PAR Data Reduction Guarantee.
- At Discover, I love catching up with what is going on in Hewlett Packard Labs. I have two demos looking at the Machine 40-node prototype and optical computing research – so check out my post Catching up with Hewlett Packard Labs Research.
- Simple vs Flexible - Where Nimble Storage Fits in HPE Storage is one of my favorite posts in recent memory. It gave me the chance to look back on some storage history and talk about where Nimble fits, a question I hear a lot.
- To subscribe to my podcast, open this link and click on the "View in iTunes" button under my picture. If you don't use iTunes, you can find my podcast on TalkShoe.com and it has just been added to Google Play Music as well.
Podcast info for you:
- #228 – Containers with Nimble and HPE Storage. At Discover, at sat down with experts from HPE and Nimble Storage to talk about the storage requirements for containers and considerations for DevOps who need persistent storage for cloud native applications.
- #229 – Preponed with Rick Vanover from Veeam. I caught up with Rick Vanover from Veeam Software at VMworld and got an update on the latest as well as learned a new word, preponed.
- #330 – VMware vVols session from VMworld. My vExpert colleague at HPE (and my go to guy for my VMware questions) Eric Siebert hosted a session at VMworld diving deep into VMware vVols. This is the audio from Eric's session.
Calvin Zito is a 33 year veteran in the IT industry and has worked in storage for 25 years. He’s been a VMware vExpert for 6 years. As an early adopter of social media and active in communities, he has blogged for 8 years. You can find his blog at hpe.com/storage/blog
He started his “social persona” as HPStorageGuy, and after the HP separation manages an active community of storage fans on Twitter as @CalvinZito
You can also contact him via email at email@example.com