To repeat a commonly used adage, today every company is a technology company. Regardless of whether you are making computer chips or paper pulp, you are using technology, software and IT infrastructure to bring your…Continue
Added by Jacob Cherian on April 20, 2021 at 10:00am — No Comments
Over the last decade or so, object storage use cases have evolved considerably as they replace traditional file and block use cases. Specifically the need to work with small data objects is becoming commonplace. Yes, there’s still plenty of large objects but small objects are becoming more prevalent than large for specific workloads and application environments.
Traditional object storage systems were designed for large objects that were infrequently accessed. With today’s…Continue
Added by Jonathan Symonds on December 23, 2020 at 1:55pm — No Comments
There are two forces that are fundamentally remaking the technology landscape today. One is Kubernetes and the other is high performance Object Storage. They are powering (or are shaped by, depending on your perspective) modern, data-rich applications that include AI/ML and application logs. Either way, modern applications need Kubernetes and Object Storage and Kubernetes and Object Storage owe their rise in part to these same modern applications.
They are symbiotic and they are…Continue
Added by Jonathan Symonds on February 14, 2020 at 10:16am — No Comments