Cohesity Data Reduction: Lock, Stock & Barrel!

Today’s enterprises are storing roughly double the amount of data every two years from before, and are using it for a variety of workloads such as test and development, file shares, analytics, backup, cloud archival, etc. With needs for performance and capacity growing exponentially, enterprise data tends to get silo’ed into multiple storage products, which… Read More >

Cohesity at TechUNPLUGGED in London

Just a quick post to highlight a few takeaways from the recent (2nd annual) TechUNPLUGGED event held in London. First, a huge thanks to Enrico and Arjan for putting the show together and for reaching out to include us earlier this year.  Definitely something we want to be a part of going forward! Personally, I… Read More >

Keeping Your Data Secure with Cohesity

In today’s world, securing data from various malicious threats is no longer a priority for just the medical, government or financial industries. It is a priority for every enterprise that wants to stay relevant. All enterprises, public or private are equally vulnerable to hackers, who are able to steal intellectual property or large quantities of… Read More >

Cohesity and our “Platform-First” Strategy

Many people don’t know about the first half of my career prior to joining NetApp in 2011.  From ’99-’06, I operated in a consultant capacity doing various implementations and designs, AD and Exchange migrations, and building large-scale networks (dark fiber, pre-MPLS, Cisco 12000 GSR’s and 10k Sonnet) for financial and gov’t institutions.  One of the… Read More >

Kicking Up Hybrid Cloud with Google!

Cohesity has announced the release of advanced hybrid cloud capabilities on its Hyperconverged Secondary Storage (#HCSS) platform.  This is significant for Cohesity, Google, and our enterprise customer base in many ways, but I want to focus on two key areas that exist today – and – provide a preview of some additional cloud functionality coming in… Read More >

Customer Spotlight: Annenberg School of Communication, Univ of Pennsylvania

At Cohesity, we love our customers!  And we especially love when our customers write amazing things about their successful implementations and happiness with our products! Too often, you only hear complaints, so it’s refreshing when someone takes the time to share their experience in detail, throughout the good and the bad. This post was originally… Read More >

Cohesity goes All-in on Cloud

One of the biggest problems I’ve found personally with any sort of public cloud adoption is making it digestible for the enterprise. The Enterprise needs consistency, reliability, and most importantly … access, visibility, and predictable costs. The priorities and tools leveraged shift, not to mention the various people using the resources. Too many times, we have heard… Read More >

Cohesity on the vSpeaking Podcast!

As Tech Evangelist here at Cohesity, a core function of my job is spreading the good word about our products and features, and telling the story of why our platform is truly game-changing, and arguably the best innovation in data protection in a decade or more. Many of you have seen me jumping around all over… Read More >

OASIS – Keeping the Cohesity File System Robust, Efficient, & Clean

The Cohesity filesystem, known as OASIS, keeps itself focused on providing the best read and write throughput and response times, all while maintaining strict data integrity at all times. In order to keep the system performing up to this task, it relies on several background services to chip in. These background tasks also allow OASIS to… Read More >

Cohesity at Storage Field Day 9!

Big thanks to Stephen Foskett for putting together another amazing round of Storage Field Day!  For the second time in six months, Cohesity presented to the delegation our vision, product, and roadmap for the future.  We received some great feedback overall, and had a great time mingling with the delegates. We started things off with… Read More >