Post by Chad Sakac (thank you)
Last week we announced and today at EMC World demonstrated the next generation VNXe (VNXe 3200).
The VNX is a “Type 1” storage architecture (tightly coupled, clustered – see my “storage architectures” post here).
This “phylum” in the universe of persistence software stacks is the sweet spot for:
- “Swiss army knife” behaviors – able to serve many functions all moderately well – in essence, “well rounded”.
- Scales down (small) and up (big) extremely well, but doesn’t scale “out” well.
Read on here