Resources (500)

  1. Data Protection

    With massively growing data sets and expectations of 100% uptime with long term retention, companies are struggling to meet data protection and disaster recovery demands. These problems are prevalent, no matter the size of the organization. To compound that, IT organizations simply don’t have time to research and compare the latest software and hardware solutions available for enterprise data pr… Learn More

  2. Micro-Segmentation 101

    Companies of all sizes are struggling to ensure that their network is truly secure and using aging firewall security systems to do it. What many don’t yet know is that micro-segmentation, when implemented the right way, can give them the security that they need and provide tremendous network visibility in the process. To learn what micro-segmentation is, how it works, and how to implement it,… Learn More

  3. Healthcare IT EcoCast

    If you’re working in a technology role in the healthcare field, whether you’re in a hospital or clinic, working in a company producing the latest breakthrough treatment or working in an organization helping patients on the financial side of their health, you know that you have unique technology needs that many other companies may not. You also know that you need technology that enables rather… Learn More

  4. E8 Storage Adds Toronto-Based Cognosystems As A Solutions Partner, Expands Into Canadian Market

    E8 Storage today announced that it is expanding into the Canadian market with the addition of CognoSystems to its growing base of channel partners.  With recent customer wins in the US and EMEA markets, E8 Storage is primed for continued growth and is pleased to be gaining traction in the Canadian market.  With its strong and expanding base of Canadian customers, the new partnership enable… Read More

  5. What You Need to Know About Value Stream Mapping for the Enterprise

    Leading enterprises like Netflix, Uber, and Airbnb have demonstrated that the future of business lies in figuring out how to create value faster than competitors. This sounds good on paper, but enterprises can get hit snags when trying to move faster without creating more value in practice. To address this gap, many companies are starting to leverage value stream mapping (VSM) as a kind of flas… Read More

  6. New for VMware vSphere! VM Backup Essentials (vBE) from Unitrends

    As VMware Admins scan the market for backup solutions, they’re faced with a barrage of offerings that add complexity and cost. However many VMware admins only need a virtualization backup solution that is easy to use and has enterprise-grade features but is priced for the SMB and remote / edge use cases. What's the answer? The NEW VM Backup Essentials (vBE) from Unitrends provides the solutio… Learn More

  7. Containers Infrastructure EcoCast

    During his time at Google, Craig was the co-creator of the Kubernetes container orchestrator and went on to co-found Kubernetes startup Heptio, where Craig serves as CEO. A co-creator of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), Craig is a foremost expert on cloud native computing, Kubernetes, and container technology. Why Should You Register? More and more companies are… Learn More

  8. Pavilion Data Provides the Benefits of NVMe Storage End-to-End

    NVMe is a type of incredibly fast storage that promises to revolutionize the IT industry. The problem is that unless the NVMe SSDs are locally attached, they're not fast enough for the most demanding applications. Until now. In this RoadCast video, ActualTech Media CEO Scott D. Lowe interviews Jeff Sosa, Head of Products at Pavilion Data. Jeff details how Pavilion brings the benefits of shared NVM… Read More

  9. Big Switch Networks and Nutanix: Like Peanut Butter and Jelly

    Hyperconvergence is great, but scaling up can be a problem. As your number of nodes grows, especially beyond eight, the network can become so saturated that it bogs down significantly. In this video, ActualTech Media Partner David Davis interviews Gregg Holzrichter, Chief Marketing Officer at Big Switch. Gregg explains how Big Switch helps overcomes this hurdle, in the context of scaling out with… Read More

  10. From Static To Dynamic Infrastructure With HashiCorp

    HashiCorp has a simple-sounding goal that isn’t so simple to pull off. It’s to help companies migrate from the static world of on-premises data centers to the dynamic world of multi-cloud usage and constantly-evolving workloads. ActualTech Media Partner David Davis interviewed Chris Kent, Sr. Product Marketing Manager for HashiCorp Vault, about how their infrastructure automation software can… Read More

  11. Piedmont HealthCare Leverages Cohesity’s Web-Scale, Hyperconverged Secondary Storage Platform to Efficiently Manage Data Growth

    Cohesity, the leader of hyperconverged secondary storage, today announced that Piedmont HealthCare, a large physician-owned and directed multi-specialty group in North Carolina, deployed Cohesity’s revolutionary platform to achieve tangible cost and time savings, and to efficiently manage explosive data growth. Piedmont Healthcare was able to simplify and streamline its system administration and… Read More

  12. LightStep Offers Application Monitoring for Today’s Distributed Applications

    Application monitoring has been around forever. But today’s applications can be incredibly complex, utilizing microservices and being distributed over hundreds or thousands of nodes. This is why LightStep was invented. In this RoadCast video, ActualTech Media CEO Scott D. Lowe talks with LightStep co-founder and CEO Ben Sigelman about why LightStep’s application monitoring is different. LightS… Read More

  13. Cloudtenna Brings Order to Enterprise Search Chaos

    ActualTech Media CEO Scott Lowe has a problem: he can’t find the stuff he needs. His files are scattered everywhere – email, Slack, Dropbox, etc. He wants a simple solution, so he asks Aaron Ganek, co-founder of Cloudtenna, if he can help. Cloudtenna offers what Ganek calls in this RoadCast video “search one and done.” It’s the ability to go to one repository and get that file you need m… Read More

  14. Fastest Filesystem on the Planet? Yes, Says WekaIO

    “IO Starvation” sounds like some kind of dystopian novel! But in reality, it’s a serious issue facing data centers, and it keeps your applications from operating at peak performance. In this RoadCast video, Richard Dyke, VP of Sales at WekaIO, talks to ActualTech Media Partner David Davis about how WekaIO tackles this issue. Their solution speeds up your applications by eliminating the file… Read More

  15. Eliminating Data Center Silos With Datrium

    “We want to be the ‘any cloud, any hypervisor’ company,” says Sazzala Reddy, CTO and co-founder of Datrium. To find out how they’re doing that, ActualTech Media CEO Scott D. Lowe interviewed Reddy as part of our RoadCast series. In this video, Reddy explains how traditional data centers have become a series of silos, and how that negatively impacts all your operations. Datrium is a conve… Read More

  16. How IGEL Is Redefining Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

    “It’s the year of VDI!” How many times has that been said over the years? In reality, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) has settled into a solid place in data centers, and while no longer “hot,” is actually in a better place now – it’s useful! To that end, ActualTech Media CEO Scott D. Lowe interviews Simon Clephon, VP of Business Development and Strategic Alliances at IGEL Techno… Read More

  17. Kinetica Leverages the Power of the GPU for Data Analytics

    Data analytics is a hot field, and ActualTech Media CEO Scott D. Lowe interviews a company on the bleeding edge -- Kinetica, a data analytics company with an interesting twist. Kinetica is all about “data in motion, and businesses in motion,” says Dipti Borkar, VP of Product Marketing at Kinetica. They provide data analytics and insights by using the power of the GPU and its capacity for mass… Read More

  18. DriveScale and the Future of the Data Center

    The data center is changing fast, to meet the changing needs of organizations. ActualTech Media CEO Scott D. Lowe recently interviewed Gene Banman, CEO of DriveScale, about his company’s innovative offering in the area of software-composable infrastructure. Banman explained how composable infrastructure helps companies make better, more efficient use of resources, the ways in which some customer… Read More

  19. E8 Storage Achieves Certification of Compliance with the NVMe-oF Industry Standard

    E8 Storage, a pioneer in shared accelerated storage for data-intensive, high-performance applications, has certified E8 Storage Software is compliant with the NVMe-oF 1.0 specification. This certification further expands E8 Storage’s market reach to new customers relying on conformance to industry standards as part of their overall NVMe storage strategy. With this certification, E8 Storage conti… Read More

  20. High-Performance Database Backup and Recovery in the Cloud Era

    “Help! My database is huge, backup windows are shattered and I have no disk space left!” Does this sound like a familiar experience...maybe the one you have with your on-premises backup solutions? The tools and processes that database administrators (DBAs) and backup admins rely on to ensure robust and secure data protection, timely recovery, and consistent gov… Learn More