Active data, not passive storage.

Active data, not passive storage.

TL;DR: Today, Coho is announcing support for running containerized applications within our enterprise storage system.  This is the beginning of something really, really cool. Now, the longer version. For as long as I have been alive, my father’s basement has…

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Docker in your Data:  Data Services as Microservices

Docker in your Data: Data Services as Microservices

In 1953, Norman Larsen discovered a way to keep nuclear missiles dry. As a 33 year-old, largely self-educated chemist and inventor, Larsen had been working for years to develop a compound that would prevent moisture from collecting on the thin…

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Technologies that transform.

Technologies that transform.

Change fascinates me.  It always has. More specifically, I’m talking about imposed change.  Not the weather, not the seasons, not the length of your hair.  The act of making a calculated and directed change, of moving a complex system from…

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The New Data Services

The New Data Services

For as long as we’ve had enterprise storage, products have defined themselves as providing a combination of two things: data reliability and data services. Reliability — and I’m going to wind up some storage greybeards by imprecisely using that word…

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