Category Archives: virtualization

29 Sep 2017

What are YOU doing about VM Sprawl?


What are YOU doing about VM Sprawl?

There is no question that virtualization has revolutionized how we set up our business networks. Greater security, improved IT support, smoother migrations, and huge cost savings are just a few of the many benefits of virtualization. However, quickly set up virtual machines (VMs) are often unplanned, and are created without regard to the resources they more...

20 Apr 2017

The Reality of Virtualization


The Reality of Virtualization

Virtualization is the process of creating a software-based (or virtual) representation of something rather than a physical one, as it applies to applications, servers, storage, and networks. It and is the most effective way to reduce IT expenses while boosting efficiency and agility.  The majority (over 80%) of business workloads today are virtualized, though small- more...

2 Aug 2016

Solve Data Challenges Like the Web Giants with this Free Ebook

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Solve Data Challenges Like the Web Giants with this Free Ebook

Free Ebook: Hyperscale Storage for Dummies How hyperscale IT evolved and why it’s needed for a modern enterprise Ten reasons hyperscale storage reduces costs and improves business alignment for enterprises A scorecard to help determine the right storage strategy for your enterprise This book, compliments of Hedvig and PTS, explores all the hype around hyperconverged and hyperscale more...

26 May 2016

Hyperconverged Infrastructure Lives Up to the Hype

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Hyperconverged Infrastructure Lives Up to the Hype

What’s all the hype about Hyperconvergence?  Gartner says Hyperconverged Integrated Systems will be mainstream in five years; is it time for you to get on board and streamline your IT? PTS can explain the benefits of hyperconvergence to you in just 15 minutes.We will explain how to operate your IT for a considerably lower cost, more...

24 Nov 2015

Forrester Report: Identifying the Total Economic Impact of SimpliVity’s Hyperconverged Infrastructure

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Forrester Report: Identifying the Total Economic Impact of SimpliVity’s Hyperconverged Infrastructure

SimpliVity commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) that enterprises may realize by deploying its hyperconverged infrastructure technology.  Forrester found that organizations using SimpliVity: Reduced costs by 73% Experienced a risk-adjusted ROI of 224% over three years Avoided or reduced costs of: storage, more...

19 Nov 2015

Free IT Assessment: How Optimal is Your IT Environment?

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Free IT Assessment: How Optimal is Your IT Environment?

The IT Solution Experts at PTS are offering an innovative, new, complimentary assessment service: the PTS Virtual Environment Performance Analysis, or VEPA. With VEPA, PTS will take a snapshot of your current IT environment, and will determine the optimal balance between physical, virtual, and hyperconverged infrastructure for your enterprise. As part of your Free IT more...

8 Apr 2015

PTS Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Solutions with Tintri and VMware

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VDI, or Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, is a key initiative for many organizations looking to reduce administrative overhead while providing a more secure, flexible and reliable desktop computing environment for end users. Proper planning and good decision making are required to ensure a successful deployment. Choosing the right virtualization platform to host the virtual desktop implementation more...

12 Dec 2014

Zerto Disaster Recovery / Business Continuity Software for Virtualized Data Centers and Cloud Environments

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Zerto provides enterprise-class disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity (BC) software specifically for virtualized data centers and cloud environments. Zerto’s award winning solution provides enterprises with data replication & recovery designed specifically for virtualized infrastructure and the cloud. Zerto Virtual Replication is the industry’s first hypervisor-based replication solution for tier-one applications, replacing traditional array-based BC/DR more...

27 Jul 2012

Can Your Data Center Recover From A Disaster?

backup, deduplication, disaster recovery, hybrid cloud, onQ, pts data center solutions, quorum, virtualization

Looking for a reliable, cost-effective data protection and recovery solution? Tired of tedious tape back-up? Afraid your data center isn’t disaster ready? PTS Data Center Solutions announced July 10th it has been accepted as a Strategic Reseller Partner by Quorum. The announcement comes as Quorum continues to build momentum in delivering its appliance and hybrid more...

8 Jun 2007

Recommended Reading: “The New Data Center”

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There’s an interesting piece up at on the leading trends in data center storage, titled “The New Style of Storage.” It touches on a variety of topics including e-discovery, eco-friendly storage technology, and virtualization. This is part 3 in a six-part series that examines the latest technologies and practices for building “the New Data more...