Manilla Charms the Enterprise Flotilla

melissa • November 03, 2014 • 1 Comment

OpenStack was created to provide a complete, open source cloud operating system.  In addition to being community driven,

Clustered Data ONTAP, Laying a Foundation for a Virtual Data Center

melissa • November 02, 2014 • 3 Comments

As I’m sure many of you know, I work for NetApp as a Systems Engineer.  Before I worked

#vDM30in30 – Engage!

melissa • November 01, 2014 • No Comments

November is usually the month I pick to do something sort of insane.  Like write a novel, or at least

Putting the Flex in FlexPod

melissa • October 22, 2014 • 1 Comment

When I was still on the customer side, in 2011, I had the pleasure of working with FlexPod

OpenStack Storage, Cinder the Foundation

melissa • October 17, 2014 • No Comments

I’ve always felt like storage was one of the fundamental building blocks of virtualization.  The VMware environment I worked with

Why You Should Be Learning About OpenStack

melissa • October 02, 2014 • No Comments

I first delved into the world of OpenStack about a year ago.  I had heard it thrown around in meetings,