Retro Gaming is Cool, Retro IT is not.

November 28, 2016

Industry News

Nintendo has been on a roll. In July, they released Pokemon Go and revitalized a franchise that started on the original Game Boy over 20 years ago. Four months later, Nintendo released the NES Classic Edition, a miniature version of the 80s icon that captivated an entire generation of gamers. Retro gaming is making a… Read More >

Cohesity Announces Data Protection Services Running In the Public Cloud

November 23, 2016

Company Announcements, Products, TechTalks

Although cloud services offer many benefits over traditional on premises operations, the cloud transition has not been without its challenges. One such challenge is that of backup and recovery. Although cloud backup solutions do exist, many such solutions offer only the bare minimum backup capabilities and fail to truly leverage the unique flexibility of public… Read More >

Cohesity and vRealize – Automation, automation, automation

November 22, 2016

Products, TechTalks

With the multitude of products and technologies in today’s datacenter, it is becoming more and more imperative for customers to automate the delivery and ongoing management of infrastructure components. This blog is focused on how Cohesity and vRealize Automation enable this customer objective. VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is a management platform that broadly addresses three… Read More >

Cohesity Presents at Tech Field Day 12

November 18, 2016

Industry News

Tech Field Day kicked off earlier this week at Cohesity HQ in Santa Clara, California. Tech Field Day is a great opportunity for us to share what we have been working on and to provide demos of how our technology actually works. In previous Storage Field Day sessions, we have been able to share insights… Read More >

Cohesity Release 3.5

November 17, 2016

Company Announcements, Products, TechTalks

We are excited to share that Cohesity Release 3.5 is now Generally Available for customer deployments. Over the summer we delivered our Cohesity 3.0 release, which expanded our solution footprint and extended our application protection story with SQL database and log backups & recovery. With our 3.5 release, we’ve enhanced the product in a major… Read More >

What is Hyperconvergence?

November 15, 2016


Recently, in various forums and interviews, people have asked me to comment on the true definition and future direction of hyperconvergence, based on its rising popularity. In the past five years alone, the number of mentions and searches on this term rocketed upwards, propelled by its adoption and most recently reaching a new peak with… Read More >

Introducing the Cohesity Commitment

November 11, 2016

Company Announcements, TechTalks

50/50 Guarantee: 50% Less Cost for 50TB of Data If you’ve been following the Cohesity blog, you know that we’re setting out to reinvent secondary storage. We think legacy secondary storage is a huge brick weighing down enterprise IT. That’s where 80% of your storage capacity sits. It’s expensive. Difficult to manage. Inefficient. And highly… Read More >

Halloween at Cohesity

October 31, 2016


The Cohesity crew celebrates another fun holiday, complete with spooky decorations, face-painting for the kids, delicious food, and a photo booth made for a frightfully good time. Life at Cohesity last Friday was not quite the norm… We were planning and executing until the clock hit 3PM. At that point, the party started, and everyone… Read More >

Is your datacenter FRANKENSTORAGE

October 31, 2016

Company Announcements, Industry News, TechTalks

Over the last 10-20 years, we have seen the proliferation and sprawl of our IT infrastructure; specialized silos for various workloads. Storage connected to media servers connected to master servers connected to backup targets connected to more storage all supporting different workloads – it’s the definition of “Frankenstorage.” Almost 100 years ago, the story of… Read More >

Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards: Cohesity Is Honored To Be Selected As Finalist

October 27, 2016

Industry News

SearchDataCenter (TechTarget) has just announced its list of finalists for the 2017 Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards in the Hyperconverged category.  And Cohesity DataPlatform has made the list!  Voting is underway for the winner of the category. You can vote for your preferred solution here Extending the benefits of hyperconvergence to solve secondary storage sprawl Cohesity… Read More >