Road to VMworld – Arrival

For those who have ever driven into Las Vegas, you know the drill; you stare at miles of empty desert for countless hours. The excitement of Vegas wears off during your long drive and it’s a fight to stay focused on the road. Suddenly, you come over a rise and see the lights of the… Read More >

Cohesity and VMware: Don’t Miss Our Joint Solutions with VSAN and vRealize Automation at VMworld

If you’re up to speed with what VMware has done in the world of primary storage over the past few years, then you’ve heard of Virtual SAN, Virtual Volumes, and Storage Policy-Based Management (SPBM). All these technologies work together to make your primary storage infinitely better. VVOLs and SPBM allow you to automate storage provisioning… Read More >

Protecting SQL Server Using Cohesity

SQL Server is one of the most popular database engines in use today, and commonly hosts mission critical workloads. As such, SQL Server administrators work hard to ensure that their SQL Server deployments are protected against data loss. Even so, data loss can occur, even when a backup exists. As is the case for most… Read More >

Top reasons to rethink your Data Domain investment

Users tell me that they allocate significant portions of their budget for Data Domain appliances, and would like to get more value for their investments, but don’t know where or how to begin. Here are the most common reasons why users choose to re-examine their current Data Domain investments, and consider alternatives such as Cohesity’s… Read More >

Are moving boxes more efficient than your secondary storage?

Just before joining Cohesity, I had moved into a new house. While the new house is great, moving just sucks. No one likes it, it always takes longer than you expect, you lose things along the way, and it’s hard to find things you need at the new house. And how ridiculous is it that… Read More >

Cohesity – what is the big deal

September 1st I will join Cohesity as a Systems Engineer covering the Nordic Region in Europe. When I was looking into Cohesity as a potential future employer several things got me super excited about their technology. Let me share my perspective and why Cohesity is doing something that is a big deal. Today in the… Read More >

Backup Assistance: Please go to Gate Cohesity powered by SnapTree

It was the 20th of July when I saw the following message on southwest.com while looking to book a ticket for an upcoming customer visit. My immediate thought was that a critical piece of the infrastructure had failed and their backup and recovery processes are going to be exercised in full gear. But when the… Read More >

Archiving Data to Tape

Cohesity offers a hyper converged platform onto which customers can consolidate their secondary storage workflows. The platform has rich set of features. In this blog, I’m going to talk about it one of the features – archiving data to tape. With the advent of public and private clouds, archiving data for long term retention, compliance… Read More >

Intern Insights: Beginning the Journey at Cohesity

Every company offers an internship program — it’s an opportunity for students to build out their experience, learn, and network. It’s also a great way for a company to scout out future employees. Cohesity opened its doors to interns in late Spring. It’s one of our favorite times of the year seeing these students radiate… Read More >

Be Humble and Keep Learning – My Journey on Expanding to New Geos

Working at a startup can be a very humbling experience for anyone and especially for those who moves from the world of the Enterprise. As your startup moves from ninja-like stealth-mode development phase to a company with a proven product and many happy customer, there’s plenty of reasons to celebrate. As a product becomes popular,… Read More >