Category Archives: Storage

Storage for vSphere – Eggs and Baskets

At the moment our vSphere system is running against 3 HP EVAs.  Two of these are in year 4 of their life, one is new.  Question is should we look to replace our older 8100’s with a new 6400/8400 unit. … Continue reading

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Data De-duplication solutions are not created equal

I’ve been exploring Data Deplication solutions for the SWWHEP project backup strategy.  It started becuase we started looking at HP’s Virtual Tape Library solutions (VTLs) which now feature the technology.  Our suppliers quoted some astronomic prices, but then they were … Continue reading

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