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EMC VPLEX

A Quick Look at VPLEX Storage Elements

Although I have been writing about the EMC XtremIO lately, it is not the only EMC device that I have been working with this year. In that very same environment, there has also been the the opportunity to become more familiar with the EMC VPLEX, a data virtualization platform which is often found paired with […]

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Building a double-decker LEGO couch: hackathons in the API economy

Wow, what a whirlwind of events. Bluemix, Watson, IToA, DevOps, mobile solutions. Learning, experiencing, and overloading all senses at IBM InterConnect 2016 in Las Vegas. Not to mention an amazing musical event delivered by Sir Elton John himself–the original Rocket Man! I’d like to share my experience from a very interesting event that took place […]

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Join the Rocket team at the SHARE conference February 28 – March 4 in San Antonio

Now in its 61st year, technology association SHARE will be hosting another week-long event beginning February 28 through March 4 in scenic and historic San Antonio, Texas. The Rocket team will be there, with seven sessions presented by several of Rocket Software’s foremost technology thought leaders. Here’s a preview of what we’re covering: Session # Title Speaker 18306 […]

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Expand Insights into Your Entire Backup Environment with Rocket Servergraph Professional

Last week, I wrote about the exciting new release of Rocket Servergraph Professional v7.8, as well as a high-level overview of “what Servergraph is & how it works.” Today, I’d like to drill down to the REAL BENEFITS: the day-to-day IT and business value customers get out of Servergraph. Well, allow me to start with […]

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Improve Backup Efficiency and Increase IT Agility with Rocket® Servergraph Professional

— PROACTIVE and AUTOMATED Backup Monitoring/Reporting Enables Transformation from Reactive Data Protection to Agile Business Continuity Rocket® Servergraph Professional is all you need to ensure optimal performance and results for your data protection investments. Servergraph proactively monitors and reports on your entire backup environment, providing a real-time, in-depth, and holistic view for you to efficiently […]

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BYOR: Bring Your Own Reality?

Most companies have now embraced the “consumerization of IT” trend to improve employee productivity. As part of this consumerization, BYOD encourages employees to bring personally owned mobile devices to their workplace, and to use those devices to access privileged company information and applications. This year, consumers can get their hands on a number of virtual and […]

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The parallel between software design and music

As an aspiring jazz guitarist with a lot of musician friends in the software industry (including many at Rocket), I often reflect on the parallels between software design/development and music. For example: how the “workflow” of product design should be harmonious and keep a relationship “to the tonic,” i.e. the objective of the tool or […]

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