A comparison of two approaches with Dell EMC VxRail and vSAN ReadyNodes with VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager

A Principled Technologies research report based on publicly available information Introduction The benefits of hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) are well documented: A 2020 IDC analysis estimated that Dell EMC™ VxRail™ could deliver a 452 percent return on investment over a five-year period, potentially lowering operational costs by 72 percent and increasing efficiency among IT infrastructure teams by […]

Maintain Governance Compliance, and Security while moving to VMware Tanzu

Power up your Data Protection for Tanzu VMware offers four Tanzu editions, each of which is a superset of the one before it, meaning if you want to start with the basics and move to enterprise, you can build your container platform like Legos. Tanzu editions, paired with Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager, simplifies and […]

Innovation that Drives Modern Transformation

Modern Transformation What is modern transformation? It’s the benefit of cloud computing with proven and modern solutions for virtual machines. It’s the ability to leverage your physical and virtual infrastructure to deliver tru organziational value: Faster through integration Simpler through automation Safer with protection Modern transformation is more than IT. It’s better than business. For […]

Data Protection Trends in Virtual Environments

Executive Summary Virtual machine (VM) environments, both on-premises and in the cloud, offer a unique set of challenges for IT professionals. ESG recently took a closer look at this topic on behalf of Dell Technologies with a focus on data protection. The perspectives in this paper are underpinned by a survey conducted by ESG and […]

vSAN Policies and Their Effects

This article is about vSAN, its policies, and why they matter.  During my time working with vSAN, those who have newly adopted this software defined storage solution often experience issues due to storage policies. Why are these things issues? Generally, people don’t know that policy directly effects IOPS, throughput, and latency on vSAN clusters. Hopefully […]

Seamlessly Migrate your on-premises VMware workloads to Google Cloud VMware Engine

Migrating workloads to the public cloud isn’t always easy. And if you want to take full advantage of the elasticity, economics, and innovation of the cloud, you often have to write a new application. But that isn’t always an option, especially for existing applications, especially those critical to your business or those written years ago. […]

Bringing Enterprise-Grade Security to the Masses Using VMware NSX

Bojana Dobran is the Product Marketing Manager at phoenixNAP. When even a small business is a hot target for hackers, no organization can afford to be at risk. In a recent survey by Ponemon and Keeper, 40% of US businesses said they experienced a cyber-attack. The report also reveals that the average cost of disruption […]

vSphere Tags & Categories: Tips to Use Them the Right Way

  vSphere Tags & Categories: Tips to Use Them the Right Way! By Rick Vanover, Senior Director of Product Strategy for Veeam Software Editor’s note: this blogpost was provided by our partners at Veeam Software   Like many vSphere users, we have known about vSphere tags for a long time. I believe they were first introduced in vSphere 5.5 […]

Critical Considerations for Moving to Private Cloud-as-a-Service

Editor’s note: the following blog post has been provided by our partners at phoenixNAP. Critical Considerations for Moving to Private Cloud-as-a-Service By William Bell, Executive Vice President of Products at phoenixNAP Private Cloud-as-a-Service is not an entirely new concept to the business world. However, its significance has greatly increased over the past few years. This trend is […]

Begin Your Digital Journey: Sound Strategy Starts with the Right Data and Goals

Editor’s Note: The following blog post is from our partners at GreenPages   Begin Your Digital Journey: Sound Strategy Starts with the Right Data and Goals By Joshua Dinneen, GreenPages President of Strategic Services   **Before you begin the blog, be sure to check out a webinar we recently hosted with a panel of tech experts who detail how to […]

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