Hyper-Convergence and the HPE HC 250 — An Interview with Nigel Barnes (Part 2/2)

HPE Hyper Converged 250 System

HPE HC 250 enables  your disaster recovery and business continuity strategy

In part one of our recent interview with Nigel Barnes, HPE Technical Architect at Softchoice, we covered several use cases for hyper-convergence and the features that differentiate the HPE HC 250 from other options in the market. As we close out our interview, Nigel discusses how the HC 250 fits into a business’ disaster recovery and business continuity strategy. [Read more…]

Everything found in a traditional data center is now available in one (invisible) appliance

Everything found in a traditional data center is now available in one (invisible) appliance

Traditional data centers use a 3-tier approach comprised of servers hosting virtual machines, storage networks, and storage arrays. There is so much power and capability inherent in modern systems, it requires the right architecture to unleash its full potential. While this design has led to flexibility on the server side, it has also led to significant challenges for storage.

If modern data centers are being held back by traditional storage architecture, where are bottlenecks created, and how can a single appliance change that?
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Everything you need to know about Cisco’s new UCS Mini

Cisco launched the UCS Mini for SMB'sMedia outlets are saying Cisco’s just-announced UCS Mini is the ‘blade runner’ of hyper-convergence, that Cisco just upped its UCS server game and that it’s the first truly disaggregated server in the world. So what is UCS Mini and why should you care?

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