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Suddenly! 1 Petabyte < $100,000 with support

Since the beginning of the year, we have had a number of customers tell us that they need really big storage on premises and that it must be Affordable, Reliable and Scalable. Some of our clients wanted us to design … Continue reading

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NetApp Support? Zerowait has answers!

As budgets tighten and storage and networking demands increase our customers have found a simple way to extend the life of their high availability storage equipment while reducing their capital outlays. By extending the life of their current NetApp infrastructure, … Continue reading

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NetApp Migrations Streamlined.

Since we started working with NetApp in the 1990’s we have helped a lot of our customers migrate data to and from their Filers. Scheduling sufficient time for the migration has often been a problem for our customers, and there … Continue reading

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The Secret to a successful migration from NetApp

Every year it seems more NetApp customers come to Zerowait for affordable support while they look for alternative storage solutions for their data. For CIFS users finding NetApp cDOT a bridge too far, for example, we often recommend a Windows … Continue reading

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The Trend Indicates a Prosperous 2017

Since Zerowait runs on the calendar year as our fiscal year, every January we review our previous year’s performance and begin making our plans for the new year. We keep good records of our initiatives and the projects we are … Continue reading

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Data migrations and moves without the hassle

As the year comes to an end many of our customers are looking at their data storage infrastructure and costs and making plans for data center moves and migrations for 2017. Whether they are looking to migrate a petaByte of … Continue reading

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Weighing Internet availability and On premise systems

“Our worst hacking fears came true on Friday as criminals deployed millions of everyday objects—internet-connected cameras, printers, and so on—to launch an attack on a critical part of the Internet. The attack was a success, crippling the websites of major … Continue reading

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Business Analytics powered by Surveillance and Storage

Most organizations today are looking for an edge to beat their competitors in the marketplace by improving their customers’ experience, while at the same time reducing their labor costs and overhead. In the past a surveillance network was a tool … Continue reading

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Unwrap and Install – We’ve Done It All

We listened to our customers: Many of our customers knew that we had deployed over 10PB in Surveillance storage over the last couple of years, and they asked if we could integrate the SimplStor storage platform with IP cameras, POE … Continue reading

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Another exasperated NetApp customer!

Over the last couple of weeks I have been visiting customers in Texas and Oklahoma and one customer of ours who went to NetApp to renew support on a FAS32XX filer with minimal storage was apoplectic when he saw the price … Continue reading

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