PRIMEFLEX: The Lead Challenger in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Integrated Systems

PRIMEFLEX: The Lead Challenger in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Integrated Systems

You feel like you’re doing something right when for the third consecutive year you’ve improved your position in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Integrated Systems, authored by Andrew Butler and others, published on October 10, 2016. It’s especially great when the respected analyst firm ranks you as the lead challenger in the integrated systems market and

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All-flash means quality of service – or does it?

All-flash means quality of service – or does it?

If you want the best quality of service (QoS) management from your storage array, enterprise flash is a necessity – but far from the only one. Put simply, going all-flash won’t by itself give you QoS – no matter what some people might claim. QoS matters for all sorts of reasons, perhaps the biggest being

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All-flash is the new do-it-all

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Just a few years ago, the first All-Flash Arrays (AFAs) were designed largely as point solutions. The idea was that each AFA typically supported only a single application, or perhaps a small group of applications with similar requirements. Of course these had to be applications that were both high-value, to justify the flash price-premium as

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