Category Archives: Storwize V7000

Cognitive B2I Advertising with IBM Watson, Bluemix, and IBM Cloud Object Storage

  If you’ve been around enough conversations in our industry about things like machine learning, AI, cognitive, and analytics, inevitably someone will bring up the scene from the movie “The Minority Report,” where Tom Cruise is walking quickly through a … Continue reading

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Provisioning an IBM Storwize V7000 using OpenStack Cinder and IBM Cloud Manager

  The IBM Storwize V7000 is an incredibly versatile storage system that’s been highly popular with our clients over the years. ¬†With IBM as one of the founding members of the OpenStack Foundation (in 2012), the Storwize line has featured¬†OpenStack … Continue reading

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NEW SVC DH8 Nodes (as if the CG8 nodes weren’t enough)

  1 million IOPS? File IBM’s announcement of the upcoming SAN Volume Controller DH8 generation of nodes under the category of “more horsepower than you’ll ever possibly need” for traditional I/O, which our clients have found is a really nice … Continue reading

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Could you please send me a comprestimate?

  I thought I’d start off our blog with a post about storage, which continues to be one of our top areas of interest from our clients.¬† If you are even remotely tied into the IBM storage ecosystem, you know … Continue reading

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