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February 2012

Data Migration to IBM Disk Storage Systems

By |2017-10-04T10:52:24+01:00Monday, February 27th, 2012|IBM / AIX, My Work|

Data migration has become a mandatory and regular activity for most data centers. Companies need to migrate data not only when technology needs to be replaced, but also for consolidation, load balancing, and disaster recovery. This IBM Redbooks® publication addresses the aspects of data migration efforts while focusing on the IBM System Storage® as the [...]

January 2012

XIV Storage System: Host Attachment and Interoperability

By |2017-10-04T10:52:30+01:00Friday, January 27th, 2012|IBM / AIX, My Work|

This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides information for attaching the XIV® Storage System to various host operating system platforms, or for using the XIV storage with databases and other storage oriented application software. The book also presents and discusses solutions for combining the XIV Storage System with other storage platforms, host servers, or gateways. The goal [...]

May 2011

MAY 2011 – IBM Storwize V7000 Update Announcement

By |2017-10-04T10:52:50+01:00Wednesday, May 18th, 2011|IBM / AIX, My Work|

The IBM Storwize V7000 Storage system which was a totally new product offering launched by IBM in November 2010 has had a tremendously positive reception with over 1800 systems sold into over 1000 different customers worldwide, including almost 40% into customers previously not using IBM storage. Don’t just take IBM’s word for it, the Storwize [...]

March 2011

Livedrive–Unlimited Online Backup and Storage

By |2017-10-04T10:53:11+01:00Tuesday, March 8th, 2011|My Work|

I have been using Dropbox and MobileMe as a means of having essential data available to me via the “Cloud” for quite some time and both products have served me very well. However – today I have discovered a UK based product called Livedrive, which is available to everybody and offers an unbeatable opportunity to [...]