• New VPLEX Performance Monitor!

    Monitoring performance is very valuable to IT infrastructure staff to troubleshoot potential performance issues or take actions like balancing workloads across the storage arrays that are behind VPLEX. We are really e...
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  • Complete UNMAP support for XtremIO

    Last December we released GeoSynchrony 5.5 SP1 when we started supporting UNMAP for XtremIO for the basic Local case. Today we are glad to announce 5.5 SP2 with complete UNMAP support for XtremIO: Local Mirroring and ...
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  • New features in VPLEX GeoSynchrony 5.5

    VPLEX hits a key milestone If there is one solution for application continuity as elegant as an uninterrupted power supply is for power continuity, it must be EMC’s VPLEX. My colleague Colin Durocher recently sh...
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  • VPLEX VS6: platform of the future, built for speed, scale, & performance

    If you are involved in data center management, be it in operational support or infrastructure design, you most likely have evaluated, adapted, and deployed a data availability solution as part of your business continu...
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  • Introducing VPLEX For All-Flash

    Modern businesses are information businesses.  When technology fails, hospitals can’t do MRIs, factory production lines grind to a halt, and credit card transactions no longer go through.  Hence, the e...
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  • VPLEX Metro and VMware VSAN Stretched Clustering

    Do you have storage? Do you stretch your vSphere over distance?  Then you’ve probably talked to your EMC rep about VPLEX and running vSphere with VPLEX Continuous Availability.  In fact, you probably u...
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  • VPLEX 5.5 SP1 brings UNMAP support for XtremIO

    UPDATE: Complete UNMAP Support in SP2 available from 4/22/2016: Complete UNMAP support for XtremIO   Thin provisioning is a great way of getting the most of your valuable storage. This is especially important in...
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  • VPLEX supports VMAX All Flash system for the modern datacenter

    We are very excited to announce VPLEX support for VMAX All Flash systems. Introducing an all flash array like VMAX All Flash is a great way of modernizing your datacenter. With data services matched by none and the al...
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  • VPLEX Virtual Edition End-of-Life Announcement

    We previously announced the intent to move VPLEX Virtual Edition to End-of-Life (EOL). Today we are announcing the end of life effective February 8th 2016. All current VPLEX/VE customers will enjoy continued support f...
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  • VPLEX can now tier to Cloud, saving you money!

    We are very excited to share with you VPLEX CloudArray integration that extends the key VPLEX use case of mobility to public and private cloud storage. The use case for cloud storage behind VPLEX hinges on frequency o...
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  • MetroPoint scales to 4500 volumes

    With GeoSynchrony 5.5 Patch 1, we are really excited to announce a major scale up of the MetroPoint topology to 4500 virtual volumes (more than 200% increase!). This enhancement in scale is very much in line with VPLE...
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  • VPLEX’s Availability and Data Services Strategy – Part I

    Clarity of Vision, Purity of Mission by Colin Durocher   Strategy is about making choices, trade-offs; it’s about deliberately choosing to be different          ...
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  • VPLEX’s Availability and Data Services Strategy – Part II

    The Advantages of Data Services Transparency by Colin Durocher     In Part I of this post, I established that VPLEX is singularly focused on adding mobility and availability to application environments w...
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  • VPLEX and vSphere 6, can they live peacefully together?

    I believe in stupid questions.  They are born from a lack of knowledge and can’t we all relate to that?  For instance, a coworker recently asked me: “With VMware’s vSphere 6 coming out, how...
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  • New VPLEX support on Virtual Storage Integrator (VSI) 6.5

    Announcing VPLEX support in Virtual Storage Integrator (VSI) 6.5 available 4/13/2015!    New with VSI 6.5, VPLEX provisioning and management has been added to the VMware vCenter management plugin.  Yo...
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  • Oracle Support for VPLEX-enabled Extended RAC

    Oracle RAC – Beyond the Data Center   Over the years, Oracle’s Real Application Cluster (RAC) has become a mainstay of mission critical, highly available environments.  Built as a shared-everyth...
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