OpenStack Summit 2016

OpenStack Summit this year witnessed a footfall of 7500 odd participants which was an overwhelming number considering the fact that not long ago when the summit commenced for the first time; there were just 75 participants. The summit commenced with keynotes that served as food for thought ranging from....
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Key Strategic Acquisitions for VMware

I was keeping a close watch on VMware even before the inception of Calsoft Inc. It was exciting to watch VMware growing from a young Silicon Valley startup to a formidable force in the enterprise market space. It is still growing at a rapid pace even after its merger with EMC and later will Dell. Forbes positioned VMware ast....
Key Strategic Acquisitions for VMware
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Storage Industry – A recap and the road ahead

Storage industry has evolved in recent years. We have seen more data, and different kinds of data, generated by enterprises in the recent past. However with addition of every single unit, enterprises are seeking the most effective and efficient ways...
Storage Industry – A recap and the road ahead
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All you need to know about cloud storage

Cloud storage is an evolved version of data storage, wherein the valuable data of enterprises are stored in and are accessible from various distributed and connected resources that comprise a cloud. Multi-cloud provides the greater accessibility and reliability; data backup...
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Change Block Tracking

In today’s world where massive data is created, it is important for enterprises to back- up their data else major business intelligence can be lost with no damage control in place. Change Block Tracking (CBT) is an incremental backup technology...
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OpenStack – Its Open to all!

  OpenStack is an array of tools for creating and handling cloud computing platforms for both- private and public cloud. It is a free platform having many groups of linked projects that enable processing storage and networking resources throughout a...
OpenStack – Its Open to all!
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Introduction to Linux Containers and Docker

LINUX CONTAINERS The Linux Containers (LXC) feature is a lightweight virtualization mechanism that does not require you to set up a virtual machine on an emulation of physical hardware. Makes use of: 1) Namespaces: User, Network, Hostname, Filesystem, Process table...
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Looking Forward to VMWorld 2015!

Calsoft has been regularly attending VMWorld events. Given our interest in the Storage and Virtualization domain, this is the conference, which we cannot miss. VMWorld always lives up to its promise of being a very focused conference bringing together zealous...
Looking Forward to VMWorld 2015!
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Notable M&As in Storage Industry in the First 6 Months of 2015 – Part 1

Calsoft brings extensive experience in testing across the domains of storage, networking and virtualization space with over 16 years of experience working with various sized ISV’s. Our unique proposition help product companies/ISV’s to achieve test quality parameters by working on...
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SDN And NFV – Interesting Times

Looking back May 2015 may become known as the month when big money recognized Network Virtualization. Early in the month Ciena announced an agreement to acquire Cyan for $400 million to strengthen their portfolio of Software Defined Networking and Network...
SDN And NFV – Interesting Times
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