Hyperconverged infrastructure gets its own Gartner magic quadrant

Hyperconvergence is winning over enterprises that are drawn to its potential to ease management, streamline the deployment of new workloads, and optimize infrastructure costs. As much as 20 percent of business-critical applications currently deployed on three-tier IT infrastructure will transition Continue reading Hyperconverged infrastructure gets its own Gartner magic quadrant

How VMware’s vSAN provides the storage component for a hyper-converged data center.

VMware’s vSAN (virtual SAN) architecture is designed to be a significant step into software-defined-computing, where the vSAN component is responsible for providing software-defined storage. Previously, systems architecture was one server containing its own compute, operating system, networking and storage. Virtualization Continue reading How VMware’s vSAN provides the storage component for a hyper-converged data center.

Dell EMC makes big hyperconverged systems push with new servers

Dell EMC is expanding its hyperconverged infrastructure portfolio with new systems built around 14th generation PowerEdge servers. Converged (CI) and hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) is a fancy way of saying turnkey systems with compute, storage, networking and software all combined into Continue reading Dell EMC makes big hyperconverged systems push with new servers