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Big Data = Big Advancements in Technology

There have been some big developments surrounding enterprise storage and management of big data within the last few years.Examples are: virtualisation and Software Defined Storage (SDS) lowering the hardware cost of storage, ISO standards for cloud storage adding trust to the cloud, hybrid storage for speed, and the list goes on. The issue that enterprise storage manufacturers and managers alike have realised is that the amount of data is constantly  growing at alarming rates. …Read More

The Pros and Cons of Database Virtualisation

Businesses have been steadily increasing the virtualisation of desktop applications, servers, and storage, so it should be no surprise that virtualising databases offers some undeniable advantages. In addition to less physical hardware, savings in energy, and simplifying the management of databases, virtualisation proves particularly well for very resource hungry applications, such as CRM or ERP systems. Benefits include: Live migration: Virtual databases can be migrated from one physical server to …Read More