Yearly Archives: 2015

WhatMatrix Updates – What’s new, Press Release & links

Today our new community reached an important milestone with the formal launch of our beta website and official Press Release. That’s not all. Just yesterday we published an ‘Opinion Piece’ on The Stack “Has the status quo of IT consultancy come to an end?” to give our view on the disruptive nature of emerging community models. If you

2016 – Explore a new storage frontier with the WhatMatrix community

[This article was originally posted by Herman Rutten on Innovation in IT] As we are nearing the merriest time of the year, it’s a good tradition to look back at yet another 12 months nearly gone by.   2015 has been rather interesting for enterprise storage. Software Defined Storage (SDS) and Hyper-converged Infrastructure (HCI) technologies

“Hmm, I know it better …” or “How to submit Open Community Feedback

So, you came to the site and started looking at our online comparisons ….  what if you’d like us to add information, spotted a mistake or disagree with an evaluation … you might even be annoyed with us for “misrepresenting” a product – what can you do? First, let us apologize and assure you …

Mix some soapy water and pour it in a water spray bottle

THESE GRANDFATHERED KENNELS CAN RETAIN THEIR MEMBERSHIP ABOVE THE MAXIMUM LIMIT OF 4 UNTIL SAID MEMBERS ARE LOST. NOTE WE HAVE THE LIST OF 2016 KENNELS AND THERE IS ESSENTIALLY ONLY 15 KENNELS QUALIFYING FOR EXEMPTION. MEANING IF ANY OF THE 2016 KENNELS, WHO HAD 5+ MEMBERS REGISTERED, LOSE A MEMBER, THEY CANNOT REPLACE THAT

The Age of Software Defined Storage and Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

The age of SDS & HCI (by Herman Rutten) I’ve been working in the IT industry since 1999 and not long after we all made the plunge into the new millennium, I was introduced to a thing called “shared storage”. I recall they were HP XP512’s, high-end storage systems that were very robust but at

Introducing the Cloud Storage Gateway comparison

My name is Jan Hosek and I’m the Technology Consultant for the Cloud Storage Gateway comparison on WhatMatrix. I have more than 15 years IT experience, focusing mainly on virtualization solutions and was honored with the vExpert title in 2015. You can find my full Bio on Linkedin. WhatMatrix originated from VirtualizationMatrix, the journey and mission

New – ‘Print Report’ now available! Export your Comparison Results.

Many of you asked for the capability to print or export a report for the performed comparison. The report should also include details on any improvements that have been applied using our “Stackbuilder“. Good news – you can now create and print reports directly from any of our comparison pages! Use them as deliverable for your

Roman’s work as Virtualization Technology Consultant

Roman is the Category Consultant for the Virtualization comparison on WhatMatrix.  About Roman Roman grew up with Microsoft server administration, in 2006 he switched to VMware. He focuses on designing solutions for business continuity, high availability, disaster recovery, backup and VDI. He has a strong background and focus on hardware and VMware operating systems administration. He

For the next four years or so

It was in 1947 that Ric purchased adjoining space in which he created a palette shaped bar asking his pals to paint some panels. Telling the artists not to check out each other work, he gave six of them assignments dealing with The Arts. Ivan Albright (his most famous work would be “The Picture of

Must try to win on the road

Cleveland handed Golden State just its fourth defeat all season at sold out Oracle Arena, denying MVP and the Warriors a chance to celebrate another championship with their golden clad “Strength In Numbers” supporters. Now, Curry and Co. Must try to win on the road, just the way the Warriors did last year and also

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