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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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Does a NetApp cDot upgrade make sense for you?

Many of our customers are still trying to answer this question and I have had quite a few of our customers send me links to the WikiBon report http://wikibon.com/assessing-the-cost-of-netapp-ontap-migrations-in-oracle-environments/ This report, written by David Floyer, does a very good job … Continue reading

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Zerowait Welcomes Tom Heubner

Zerowait Corporation is pleased to welcome Tom Heubner as VP of Sales in EMEA. Tom will be working out of our Manchester offices and is available to talk to you about all your requirements for support, service and upgrades of … Continue reading

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National Association of Broadcasters Show Customer Appreciation Dinner

Over the last few weeks I have been traveling throughout Australia and New Zealand visiting our customers, many of whom are in the Movie, Gaming and VFX business sectors. I’ll see some of them again next week in Las Vegas … Continue reading

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Is Your Current NetApp Good Enough Technology?

Let’s start here:  Your NetApp hardware is working fine (as usual), but your NetApp sales rep is proposing a 400% increase in support costs anyway.  And, of course, the alternate proposal is an upgrade to a new cDot system, which … Continue reading

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5 Star NetApp Storage and Support on a 2 Star Budget

A lot of our customers are being forced to reduce their storage budgets because of the poor/uncertain profit picture caused by globally volatile finance and markets. Although their budgets are being squeezed their requirements for high availability and additional storage … Continue reading

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