All Flash Arrays - Why Now?

Do you understand how Flash Technologies are transformational? What is an AFA - All Flash Array. Watch this short animated video as Patricia Florissi discusses a design philosophy that optimizes for solid state flash drives....

What is NoSQL?

What is unique about a NoSQL database? In this video from the excellent team at Intricity101, they talk about some of the features that make a NoSQL database, an excellent place for scalability and flexibility.

The Cloud Underwater? Microsoft goes deep

The Cloud is now underwater. Starfish, Octopus, Crabs and other Pacific Ocean life stumbled upon a temporary addition to the seafloor, more than half a mile from the shoreline: a 38,000-pound container. But in the ocean, 10...

What is Hadoop: Scalability

The 3rd video in our video series presented by excellent team at Intricity101 talks about Hadoop and it's scalability using HDFS. Here we are given a simplified explanation of how Hadoop addresses the bottlenecks found...

Big Ideas - How Big is Big Data?

Our friends over at EMC have created a great video for any IT professional or Manager out there who wants to know what benefits Big Data can bring to their company and ff you think “big data” is defined by size, hit...

What is Hadoop?

Hadoop is a free, Java-based programming framework that supports the processing of large data sets in a distributed computing environment. It is part of the Apache project sponsored by the Apache Software Foundation. This video...

What is Hadoop? SQL Comparison

This video from Intricity101 points out three things that make Hadoop different from SQL. While a great many differences exist, this hopefully provides a little more context to bring mere mortals up to speed. There are some...

IBM Watson: How it Works

Learn how IBM Watson works and has similar thought processes to a human. 

EMC Elastic Cloud Storage: Plain and Simple

ECS is a modern, multi-purpose, shared global storage that scales into Exabytes to store both small and large files.  Built from the ground up to support multiple protocols, ECS simplifies storage for traditional as well as...

Ever Wanted to know what a distribute file system is

We love this video from Daniel Benway - sit back and take 30 minutes to understand the basics (and more) of distributed file systems !