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Last week at Intel’s Developer Forum 2012 we hosted solutions from over a dozen companies and collaborators interested in showcasing their solutions for Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) in a community forum. The rise o... The growth of Non-Volatile Memory Architectures: Is it really a revolution?Back The most compelling reason for most people to buy a computer for the home will be to link it to a nationwide communications network. We’re just in the beginning stages of what will be a truly remarkable breakthr... VMWorld 2011: Is Cloud Computing Socially Reliable? Technology Rock Stars respond...Back Quantitative easing, stimulus packages, rising oil prices, government spending and commodities costs rising globally have led many economists to predict wild swings in inflation on a global basis. Bloomberg reports th... Data Center Technology Advances, Costs Decrease: Welcome to the Age of Deflation...Back In last week's post, we looked at a few of the key architectural requirements for a scale-out storage infrastructure, including a unified 10Gb Ethernet (10GbE) network that supports diverse protocols. Today, we’... The business case for scale-out storageBack Skyrocketing data growth shows no signs of letting up. An IDC study published in May predicted the amount of digital information created annually will grow by a factor of 44 through 2020. The study also found that ... The data explosion is here. Is your storage architecture ready to scale?Back Over the past decade I have worked with many of the great technologists and companies of the x86 Virtualization era on developing new innovations in Virtualization technology. This work has been very rewarding in intr... Is Virtualization the "Foundation" to Cloud Computing?Back It’s time to start writing the obit for Fibre Channel networking. The pace of innovation in FC is slowing, while other technologies are rushing forward. And it no longer makes sense to use a dedicated technology... Fibre Channel is dead. And that’s a good thing.Back In today’s data centers, unified networking based on 10Gb Ethernet (10GbE) is the right thing to do for many reasons. But let’s simplify things and focus on five bulletproof arguments for converging the ne... Five Bulletproof Arguments for Unified NetworkingBack Every year industry pundits predict the future of computing technologies, investment decisions and resource requirements to move the industry in a direction that meets their investment criteria, venture endeavors or w... 2010-2019: The Decade of Available Computing Back Each of the last 3 years, Rich Uhlig, myself and the rest of our colleagues at Intel focused on virtualization technologies, have ha... VMWorld and IDF - Virtualization's September SpotlightBack "Part 4 of 6 "Virtualization Technology and Ecosystem Support"
Earlier this summer we announced Intel's soon to be released Intel Xeon server product code named "Nehalem-EX" to the worl... It takes a village...or at least a community.Back I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Intel's Chief Virtualization Architect Rich Uhlig to discuss the new usage models and virtualization technologies in Intel new Xeon 5500 series platform. Rich and I have... Virtualization: A hot topic that stays cool......Back The computer industry is filled with pundits, speculators, visionaries, salesman, brilliant architects and professors. Each provides invaluable insight into their experience, their intelligence, their alma mater, thei... The Future of Autonomic Computing InnovationBack In 1934, the legendary investment educators of Ben Graham and David Dodd, published the seminal stock investment book of the 20th century. "Security Analysis" provides a clear framework for value investing, unlocking ... vSphere 4 and Intel Xeon 5500: Where ROI meets innovation...Back For those of us who have lived through the cyclical nature of Enterprise technology innovation, the last month has seen the public and private backlash of an "emerging" compute models, known as Cloud Computing. Indust... Virtually Cloudy Days forecasted....rain imminent.Back Each year for the last 10 years, the innovators of VMWare, have hosted a users and partner conference to discuss virtualization technologies, ideas and services for the IT industry. This years event, in Las Vegas, bro... VMWorld Forecast: Partly "Cloudy" with a chance for changeBack This week at Intel, we will host several thousand of the world's foremost software and hardware developers in San Francisco at our triannual Intel Developers Forum. It is an event that requires months of planning, yea... The day our server died......or at least retired.Back I was recently attending a holiday dinner party when someone asked what I did for a living......after about 30 seconds of explaining that I worked for Intel on virtualization technologies and innovation in the data ce... 2 Guys (or Gals) and a DogBack Data Center Innovation: Is Virtualization the latest hype or a key step forward in Data Center transformation? Members of the technology development community, somet... Data Center Innovation: Is Virtualization the latest hype or a key step forward in Data Center transformation?Back