Tag Archives: hyper-convergence

Dell VDI-bundled XC Series appliances vs. white box + VSAN

Wikibon’s Dave Floyer published an excellent article today featuring an in-depth economic comparison of two approaches to VDI. In the left corner are the new Dell XC Series Web-scale Converged Appliance models targeted at VDI use cases. Floyer refers to … Continue reading

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Calculating Infrastructure TCO per VM

Most organizations today tend to be mostly or completely virtualized. As their existing 3-tier infrastructure ages, they face a dilemma of whether to refresh their existing servers and SANs or migrate to a web-scale or hyper-converged platform. The IT leadership … Continue reading

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Channel Disrupt – my new blog site

I have started a new blog, Channel Disrupt, focused on the massive changes going on inside and outside of the datacenter, and how they’re impacting channel infrastructure partners. If you are part of, or interact with, the IT channel – … Continue reading

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