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15
Jul

How to Become an IT Superhero

About half the known universe turned out to watch this summer’s two big blockbusters, The Avengers: Age of Ultron and Jurassic World. Most moviegoers had...
01
Jul

What’s New Since Your Last NAS Refresh?

Let’s go back in time for a minute. To the distant past, way back in 2011. Imagine you’re an IT director or manager—that shouldn’t be...
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25
Jun

Customer Story: Creating a Global Namespace While Saving 75%

We try to share as many customer stories as possible because we see the diversity of our client base as a great indicator of the...
23
Jun

Top 5 Business Drivers for Cloud NAS

Recently we asked the independent market research firm TechValidate to reach out to our customers about their experience with Nasuni Cloud NAS. We heard about...
28
May

How Nasuni Customers Use Cloud NAS

As I discussed in a previous post, Nasuni recently commissioned market research firm TechValidate to survey Nasuni’s customers to find out what they had to...
11
May

We Are Honored – Nasuni Wins 2015 CODiE Award

Nasuni is honored to win the 2015 SIIA CODiE Award for Best Cloud Infrastructure. The SIIA is the Software and Information Industry Association, the principal...
07
May

Nasuni Customers Sound Off!

Nasuni recently commissioned market research firm TechValidate to survey Nasuni’s customers to find out what they had to say on a number of different topics....
05
May

Critical Considerations for Scale-out NAS Leveraging the Cloud

Considering metadata, inodes and directories I recently wrote a blog entry on some things to think about when considering Cloud NAS. I decided to break...
28
Apr

The Radicalism of Enterprise Storage

“Data is a precious thing and will last longer than the systems themselves” — Tim Berners-Lee “There is a constant need for new systems and...
22
Apr

Taking Advantage of the Cloud for NAS

Many organizations are looking at the innovation taking place in ‘the cloud’ and are trying to figure out the best way to take advantage of...
06
Apr

Avoiding IT Headaches Squared

Businesses want to grow. IT? Not so much. You know how it is. Local businesses want to be national. National businesses want to be global....
30
Mar

Can You Handle the Truth?

Independent IT Storage Analyst Firm ESG puts Nasuni through its paces Nasuni is the subject of ESG Lab’s latest Validation Report in which they tested...
23
Mar

Critical Considerations for Cloud NAS

When considering how to address the ever growing problem of data file storage, access, protection and DR, any solution must address the scalability need of...
10
Feb

The Connected Device and the Evolution of NAS

The connected device has changed the way we live our lives. Take for example our music. Anybody younger than high school age cannot remember a...
02
Feb

Groundhog Day – The Storage Version

We all know the movie – Bill Murray plays an annoyed and despondent weatherman sent to Punxsutawney Pennsylvania to cover Groundhog Day for yet another...
23
Dec

Bigger Isn’t Always the Answer

In storage we often talk about scalability because ‘more’ and Moore drive big vendor revenue. The variants of Moore’s law for storage are amazing to...
19
Nov

File Storage – The Stack is Odd Against You

Wait what? Isn’t that ‘the odds are stacked against you’? Yes, that too, but actually I wanted to address how odd today’s storage stack has...
17
Oct

Just What Is File Data Virtualization?

You haven’t heard of File Data Virtualization until now? That’s OK. At Nasuni we are here to change that. Given that we created the term...
01
Oct

Cloud Storage: DON’T Do It Yourself!

Around my house, I have quite the reputation as a do-it-yourselfer. Unfortunately, it’s not a good reputation. So when the front steps need to be...
24
Sep

Collaboration with Global File Locking

As companies have become more geographically distributed, collaboration among employees at different locations has become a fact of life. IT infrastructure has struggled to keep...
05
Sep

Are You Ready?

Are you ready for some football? Opening day is Sunday and I certainly am. This sign is not just something that I found on the...
03
Sep

Was Azure Down?

Was Azure down? This was the reaction of Nasuni customers to the recent azure outage . To be honest, I am speculating as to their...
27
Aug

The Many Faces of Virtualization

It’s that time of year again, when most of the IT world does one of two things: enjoy a final week of vacation before everything...
22
Aug

Storage that’s bigger on the inside and can travel through time? Must be a TARDIS.

I recently had the pleasure of being on a panel at the ILTA 2014 Educational Conference. At the conference they open the exhibit hall the first night...
18
Aug

And Then There Were Three

Everyone has a view of the IaaS market as of late, at least if you go by Twitter and the major trades. In particular, a...
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