Road to VMworld

At last year’s VMworld, Cohesity emerged from two years of stealth and began a new era for the storage industry; an infinitely scalable AND intelligent secondary storage platform. While scale-out systems have proliferated in the last decade, the real milestone for the industry was the emergence of a data platform that consolidated multiple workloads into a… Read More >

Virtual SAN and Cohesity DataPlatform

Today, VMware and Cohesity are publishing a joint white paper on “Simplifying Data Protection for VMware Virtual SAN with Cohesity DataPlatform.” You can download a copy of the paper here. The paper is jointly authored by our good friend Rawlinson Rivera of VMware (@PunchingClouds), Sai Mukundan of Cohesity, and me. In addition to the paper,… Read More >

Cohesity – shining light on dark data

Why do we need a secondary storage? With compute, memory and a network that can provide a sub millisecond latency to applications, the storage latency of 5-15ms becomes a bottleneck when a very low latency is required. This situation sparked a new revolution in the primary storage business with the advent of the expensive low… Read More >

Cohesity Release 3.0

We are very excited to announce Cohesity Release 3.0 that will increase the overall performance of Cohesity DataPlaform. In this new release, we are bringing the following features to market: data protection for physical Windows and Linux servers, application aware backup and point-in-time restore for Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Exchange, orchestration and… Read More >

Life at Cohesity

Cohesity takes great pride in the talent and happiness of our employees, which is why we are so excited to be named among the Bay Area News Group Top Workplaces. Every year, hundreds of companies around the bay area compete for a spot to rank on this list. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely… Read More >

Cohesity and its Customer Obsession

One of the core values of Cohesity is customer obsession. We believe in delighting our customers, not just serving them, with solutions and services. We put customers first in everything we do – if a customer runs into an issue with a product feature, the engineer who is responsible for it will drop everything to… Read More >

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 >