Monthly Archives: January 2014

Our favorite 3 things about the new IBM FlashSystem 840

  IBM’s $1B investment in Flash-based R&D announced early in 2013 is really starting to pay some dividends in our opinion.  Not only on the server-side with the recent IBM X6 eXFlash DIMM announcements, but also with a new model … Continue reading

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IBM X6 Announcements!!

  IBM today announced its new X6 architecture for high-end, scale-up servers in its System x line of x86 compute platforms.  According to IBM’s press release, this means a refresh for the x3850/x3950 4-8 socket rack server models, as well … Continue reading

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Mark III Lab Tour Series #1: IBM Storwize V3700

  Those of you that know us well know that we have a lab in our Houston office that serves as a demo and testing center with most of the same systems and software that we help our clients implement … Continue reading

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