Cisco MDS

August 31, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco MDS SAN Analytics: A GPS for Your SAN

Living in Silicon Valley can be very exciting, but it has some challenges too. Traffic is certainly one of those challenges, and it’s a very common occurrence for most of us. Regardless of where you live in the world, you’ve likely experienced the inconvenience of traffic congestion. In order to avoid traffic, we usually turn […]

August 17, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco MDS 32G Fibre Channel Fabric switches: Small doesn’t mean less.

When we think about fabric switches, we tend to consider low-end hardware. These typically do not require considerable memory, CPU, intense resources, or functionality. what if we had more powerful hardware with more robust feature sets in this small form factor switches that we currently see in Director-class core switches?

June 25, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco MDS 9000 series switches: Security is better when it is built in, not bolted on.

What’s one thing in recent time that has taken center stage along with remote work policies? Security. No one, I mean no one, ever wants to compromise on security – whether it is for oneself, family, company, or for anything that matters. Here we are going to talk about security that could impact any and […]

May 18, 2020

DATA CENTER

Dell EMC PowerStore and Cisco MDS for SAN – A win-win pair to transform IT

The combination of Dell EMC PowerStore systems and Cisco MDS 9000 enables the scale, performance, visibility and operational excellence needed for efficient deployment of all your next-generation workloads.

September 10, 2019

DATA CENTER

Future Proof SANs with Enhanced Performance, Analytics, and Automation

Today, Cisco is raising the bar for storage networking with new features that further future-proof data centers to support existing and emerging applications.

June 23, 2016

DATA CENTER

Krones Optimizes Virtual Machine Load Balancing and SAN Performance

In order to be more responsive in a highly competitive marketplace, organizations are transforming to support the 21st century needs by being more agile and efficient in delivering centralized applications and services to a geographically distributed customer base. To accomplish these goals, organizations are consolidating data centers, adding virtualization technologies, and leveraging cloud architectures. These […]

August 28, 2014

PERSPECTIVES

#CiscoChampion Radio S1|Ep 26 MDS for Small to Cloud-Scale Data Centers

#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’re talking with Cisco Product Marketing Manager Prashant Jain, about MDS for Small to Cloud-Scale Data Centers. Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja) moderates and Patrick Swackhammer is this week’s Cisco Champion guest host. Listen to the Podcast. Learn about the Cisco Champions Program HERE. See a list […]

November 21, 2013

DATA CENTER

Customer Adoption Series: LinkedIn deploys MDS 9710 to reliably connect world’s professionals

A couple of months ago, we introduced the new Cisco MDS 9700 Series Multilayer Directors. The new Cisco MDS 9710 Director establishes a new benchmark for performance – delivering more than three times the bandwidth of any Director in the industry.  Since the launch, several of our customers deployed MDS 9710 successfully and reaped the […]

October 31, 2013

DATA CENTER

16 Gb Fibre Channel Market adoptions: EMC 16Gb connectivity (VMAX) announcement

For about 2 decades, Fibre Channel has been deployed to support the most rigorous and demanding applications, and  is mainly because FC possesses certain characteristics that enterprise customers embrace, i.e – reliability, performance and scalability.   16Gb Fibre Channel is one of the preferred choice for mission-critical applications that required deterministic low latency networks to connect […]