Parag Patkar

Alcatel Lucent

02 Oct: Alcatel Lucent Postpones Storage Array Upgrade by Using VirtuCache to Improve the Performance of their Existing Array

October 2, 2021; India. Alcatel Lucent is a large telecom equipment provider. One of their departments was looking at upgrading their existing hybrid EMC VMAX storage appliance to an all-flash array, with Pure Storage being the leading contender for this replacement. Their main motivation to upgrade to an all-SSD array…

05 Apr: Infinio’s Read Caching versus Virtunet’s Read+Write Caching Software

The biggest differences are: Virtunet’s VirtuCache accelerates reads and writes. Infinio Accelerator accelerates only reads. Infinio doesn’t support Linked Clones or Instant Clones, hence VDI is not supported. We support all VDI features in VMware Horizon and Citrix. With us, you can apply caching policy at the datastore and/or VM level versus…

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01 Mar: Reducing Build Times for DevOps

ServiceNow’s Dev/Ops team wanted to improve storage performance from their existing HP 3PAR all-flash storage appliance and iSCSI storage network. VirtuCache Deployment Virtucache was installed on 24 ESXi hosts caching to 1.6TB PM1725 PCIe flash cards. Each PM1725 SSD was performing at between 100-250MBps throughput at 1-5ms VM level latencies….