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Storage Short Take #32

Western Digital’s very, very bad week, Synology releases a major update to its NAS software, NVMe-oF begins to show some moves, and a really fun bonus round (hint: blast from the past!)

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Review: Teledyne-LeCroy NVMe/PCIe Training

“You know what I like better than being right? Absolutely nothing.” This phrase came up in the training class that I took this week, and I think that it sums up the mentality of taking the course quite well. Even so, I think it’s going to take some explanation.

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Storage Short Take #17

Lots of NVMe this time around, and several conferences have made their papers available. As always, links were active at the time of publication. Storage Media and Technology Storage Companies in the News Industry Associations and Standards Podcasts, Webinars and Conferences Synology News Bonus Round

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Storage Basics: When to use SAN v. NAS

This is my answer to a question that came in via Quora: When should a administrator use a storage area network technology and when should he use a network area storage technology? “Network Area Storage” is not a commonly used term. The correct expansion of the NAS acronym is “Network Attached Storage,” which might make the the comparing/constrasting make a …