A few years ago, SQL server virtualization was considered to be too resource intensive. But now with a new generation of hardware and scalability advances in Hyper-V and vSphere platforms a lot of things have changed. Its now common to virtualize SQL server instances. However, no matter how careful we are, mistakes do creep in… More Avoid these SQL server Virtualization mistakes
Hyper Converged Infrastructure(HCI) hit the storage market in 2014, with a key difference that they combine storage and compute functionality into a single, highly virtualized server based solution. Seeing the trend, top tier storage system makers over the past couple of years started to focus on hyper converged portfolios by partnering with virtualization vendors like… More Data center complexity can be reduced with hyper converged infrastructure
StoneFly Inc., a wholly owned business subsidiary of Dynamic Network Factory was founded to deliver upon the vision of simple and affordable enterprise-class storage optimization and disaster recovery protection through iSCSI and Fibre Channel storage area network (SAN) and network-attached storage (NAS) solutions. It is a leading maker of high-performance NAS, SAN, RAID and iSCSI… More Video divulging details about StoneFly Storage Virtualization Technology
Have you ever faced your situation when one of your VM is discovered to be corrupted and you are badly in need of a backup copy to recover from the disaster. This is where snapshot technology helps in recovering lost or corrupted files. A storage snapshot is a back-up copy, which is created at a… More Recover VM, File or volume from up to 63 points in time with StoneFly Delta based snapshots
American software giant Microsoft has added a new series of virtual machines to its product catalog. The F series of VMs were designed to serve the needs of organizations running gaming servers, web servers and batch processing. The new series of virtual machines has the same CPU performance as Microsoft’s previous Dv2-Series of VMs and… More Microsoft offers F series of Azure virtual machines
Virtualization is becoming a data center norm and that’s due to the fact that IT trends like backup and storage are emerging at the speed of light. As per Gartner’s latest research, 86 percent of all server workloads in data centers operating worldwide are virtualized. So, all this suggests one thing that those dealing with… More VMware vs Hyper V- which is best?
Virtualization of storage brings in a lot of benefits as it simplifies provisioning of storage to users. At the same time it allows to expand volumes or batch creates volumes when required, and then securely assign them to different servers using different network interfaces. For easy data recovery, a virtualized storage facilitates taking of several… More Why is Storage Virtualization important to companies
Virtualization of data center offers a lot of benefits….you heard this line already- right? But did you ever bother in knowing what those benefits are in reality? This article will throw some light on what virtualization offers to companies; irrespective of their size and business vertical. Technically speaking, virtualization offers profound changes to the way… More Virtualization offers these 10 best benefits!
Enterprises which haven’t virtualized their server environments will always buy a whole new server every time they run out of computing space. But this practice might not prove advantageous always. On the other hand, virtual servers could see a business maximize profits and become more responsive in a volatile business climate. In this article, we… More Some facts about virtual servers over physical servers!
The technology of Virtualization has made many enterprises more agile and quick to respond to business challenges. However, as every technology is filled with some challenges, the technology of virtualization also comes with some pitfalls. A study conducted by Tegile Systems and ActualTech Media on the “State of Storage in Virtualization” has proved that hybrid… More Survey says hybrid storage plays a crucial role in mitigating virtualization issues