Puppet, Chef, and Ansible: Open Source Configuration Management Tools

melissa • November 17, 2014 • 1 Comment

A key component of our policy driven data center of the future is configuration management.  With terms like

NetApp VSC, Yeah You Know Me

melissa • November 16, 2014 • 1 Comment

If you’re a NetApp customer, and you’re running a VMware environment, you must be using the Why Do I Even

Open Source Network Function Virtualization, Introducing OPNFV

melissa • November 15, 2014 • 1 Comment

As I mentioned in my article about Open Source Software Defined Networking, many projects are trying to go beyond SDN,

Your Open Source Software Defined Networking Round Up

melissa • November 14, 2014 • 1 Comment

Software Defined Everything.  Anything you’ve could possibly touch in your data center is getting to the point where it has

NetApp and Amazon Web Services, Perfect Together

melissa • November 13, 2014 • 1 Comment

Ever wished you didn’t actually have to have your data reside in Amazon, or maybe had a business case that

OpFlex-ing Your Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure

melissa • November 12, 2014 • 1 Comment

ACI, or Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure is a new approach to managing and architecting our infrastructure.  Integrated infrastructures, such as