TechTalk Episode 4 – Does EMC or enterprise IT get open source?

During EMCWorld 2015, EMC announced the open source of ViPR. The reactions have been mixed and the question has been asked if EMC or for that matter general enterprises get open source. Show Notes Juku.IT post on failed open source approaches Matt Assay’s InformationWeek post on enterprise open source contribution

TechTalk – ScaleIO is free now what?

EMC and Nutanix got into a bit of back and forth on Twitter and on blogosphere (is that still a thing?) About the impact of ScaleIO new pricing model (it’s free). Nutanix’ basic argument is that ScaleIO has been on the market for two years post EMC acquisition and it hasn’t gotten traction. I believeContinue reading “TechTalk – ScaleIO is free now what?”

EMC and VMware are disrupting Server SAN

The Server SAN market is pretty new but VMware and EMC have already started disrupting the market. Both VMware and EMC have entered the competition of hyper-converged infrastructures or more specifically the Server SAN market with purely software plays. VMware with an impressive solution called VSAN (not vSAN) built around their vSphere hypervisor solution. EMCContinue reading “EMC and VMware are disrupting Server SAN”