Monthly Archives: August 2009

We Are 10Gig!

StoneFly has been gaining traction with 10GbE IP SAN appliances.  Our customers are seeing better performance, speed, and availability from it.  In some applications they achieve up to 1,000 megabytes per second (MBPS) and over 100,000 inputs/outputs per second (IOPS). … Continue reading

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Reliability of SSDs

The common misconception of solid state drives (SSDs) is that they are unreliable and unable to withstand wear and tear. According to Storage Swiss: Enterprise Flash SSD is reliable now. Check out the full article to get the scoop. Are … Continue reading

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Sheriff’s gun stolen from car, video footage poor

The crime: A Georgia sheriff has his gun, radio, GPS device and briefcase stolen from his car in broad daylight at a public parking lot. The problem: The video surveillance footage shows merely a figure with no detailed information. All … Continue reading

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Clustered or Distributed?

When talking about the best high-availability configuration, it’s always best to know what your options are. Should we cluster? Should we have distributed file systems? I found this Enterprise Storage Forum article, which may be helpful to administrators in search … Continue reading

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DNF Security e-News: August 2009

Here is the recap of our first DNF Security newsletter: Mobile and Rugged surveillance systems Hybrid surveillance with analytics Video Management Engine (VME) SSD support Read the full August Newsletter. Want DNF Security news emailed to you monthly? Sign up now.

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Virtualization for Small businesses

As a small company, the statement “do more with less” is what keeps IT admins on their toes, looking for better ways to save every penny. With upper management reluctant to revamp server hardware, the reliability of your cheap, outdated … Continue reading

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