Monthly Archives: March 2012


balesio has introduced to me their solutions based on NFO. I commented on the NFO technology for data footprint reduction (DFR). Read about it at

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Linking Apple to SAN

I have been very busy, but since meeting with Promise Technology Channel Sales Director early this week, I have decided to blog about

Server way of locked-in storage

The storage vendor lock-in is getting worse .. read my views at

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Chink in NetApp MetroCluster?

Find out what could be a weakness in NetApp MetroCluster … check out

Quest Software going private

Quest Software, the maker of TOAD, will be taken private. Check out my blog entry at

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Marriage of consumer storage and the cloud

Please check out my latest blog entry at Thank you

We raid vRAID

More updates about the vRAID technology in Violin Memory. Kindly check out

Protogon File System

A new file system is on the way. It is code named Protogon File System. Check it out at my new domain name at

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IDC 4Q11 Tracker numbers are in

Continuing the punditry of storage with the latest IDC figures – Check out

Violin pulling the strings

New blog entry at

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