Episode | May 16th, 2022 | Season 2022 | 35 mins 42 secs
cio, couchbase, database, datacenter, enterprise, information technology, nosql, technology
Data is more critical, more abundant, and less structured than at any point in history. The attributes and uses of data are shifting, stressing traditional relational database management tools that we've come to rely on. NoSQL promises one answer to modern data management. Couchbase's VP of Product & Solution Marketing, Jeff Morris, joins to the podcast to talk us through what's happening.
Episode | May 5th, 2022 | Season 2022 | 25 mins 19 secs
cio, cyber-security, data protection, datacenter, enterprise, information technology, infrastructure, it, technology
There is nothing more critical to IT administrators (and their bosses!) than cyber-security and data protection. Old methods of securing our infrastructure are no longer as effective as they once were. Instead, we're moving into an era of AI-based decisions about what data and traffic to let in, and keep out, of our networks. Hillstone Networks is a strong innovator in this space, and in this episode HIllstone's Tim Liu and Gary Wang help us understand cyber-security.
Episode | April 29th, 2022 | Season 2022 | 30 mins 24 secs
cio, cyber-resilience, cyber-security, datacenter, enterprise, flash, information technology, it, storage, technology
There is (arguably) no faster mainstream storage available than Infinidat's just-launched InfiniBox SSA II array. Infinidat CMO Eric Herzog walks us through just how Infinidat is able to increase throughput and IOPs by more than 50% in the new array, while also ensuring a compelling level of data protection and cyber-resilience.
Episode | April 21st, 2022 | Season 2022 | 39 mins 8 secs
cio, cloud, datacenter, enterprise, equinix, hci, hyperscale, information technology, it, servers
The Data Center is changing, becoming more virtual, fungible, ephemeral... a whole load of adjectives that describe flexible infrastructure, whether delivered via the public cloud, an on-prem consumption-based model, or even a hyper-scale data center provider like Equinix, and its Equnix Metal offerings. Matt & Steve are joined by an expert in this field, Zac Smith, co-founder of Packet, and the current head of Edge and Metal Infrastructure at Equinix.
Episode | April 4th, 2022 | Season 2022 | 39 mins 50 secs
cio, cisco, cloud, hci, hybrid-cloud, hyperconverged, hyperflex, it
It can be painful deploying IT services into the "messy middle" between on-prem and cloud. This episode of DataCentric finds Matt & Steve talking with Cisco's Todd Brannon about how Cisco views this space, the value that Cisco Intersight brings to IT, composable systems, and
Episode | March 2nd, 2022 | Season 2022 | 28 mins 34 secs
ai, cdatacenter, cio, enterprise, information technology, machine learning, storage, technology
VAST Data's pursuit of solving some of the world's hardest data problems is resonating with customers, as VAST demonstrates with released momentum numbers. VAST CMO and co-founder Jeff Denworth joins the podcast to tell us who VAST is, and who it might become.
Episode | February 25th, 2022 | Season 2022 | 29 mins 25 secs
cio, composable infrastructure, convergence, data fabric, datacenter, enterprise, hci, information technology, it, processor, servers, storage, technology
Cloud Native is fast becoming the go-to model for deploying applications in the enterprise. Making containers production-ready requires more than just installing Kubernetes, as we find out from NetApp's Eric Han, Vice President of product management for NetApp Astra.
Episode | February 3rd, 2022 | Season 2022 | 35 mins 48 secs
datacenter, earnings, enterprise, information technology, it, pci sig, pcie, processor, servers, storage
It's all about silicon as Matt & Steve go deep into the new PCIe 6.0 specification with PCI SIG president Al Yanes + the guys (minus Al) talk about the latest quarterly earnings from AMD & Intel to understand what the impact might be for enterprise infrastructure.
Episode | January 21st, 2022 | Season 2022 | 38 mins 26 secs
amd, ampere computing, arm, ces, cio, data center, datacenter, enterprise, information technology, intel, it, pcie, processor, semiconductors, servers, storage
Hosts Matt Kimball & Steve McDowell kick off 2022 with a discussion on what to watch in the world of enterprise infrastructure during 2022. This is a wide-ranging conversation covering everything from AMD and ARM in the server market, to PCIe 4.0, and even some of the goings-on at this month's Consumer Electronics Show. Tune in!