Infrastructure with purpose – Peter Lumbis – Ep101

Earlier this year I got the chance to chat with Cumulus Networks as part of a series of articles I was working on with my friends at Gestalt IT. It was an interesting piece of research focussed on an area that was new to me, the idea of open networking, using a software driven approach … Continue reading Infrastructure with purpose – Peter Lumbis – Ep101


Solving Data Problems – David Flynn – Ep 100

Back in February I wrote an article for Gestalt IT discussing a recent presentation (at the October 2018 Tech Field Day event) from Hammerspace, a startup company in the field of data management. Their proposition was based on dealing with one of IT's most challenging problems, that of successfully sharing data across multiple locations, be … Continue reading Solving Data Problems – David Flynn – Ep 100

Lowering the transformation barrier

NetApp recently made a couple of technology announcements, nothing new there, companies release new equipment and services all of the time. However, they did catch my attention and not necessarily for the reason you'd expect. Firstly, Microsoft announced the general availability of the Azure NetApp Files service, a first party native file system in the … Continue reading Lowering the transformation barrier