Good Post by Justin Warren (thank you)
Scale Computing know exactly what they’re doing, and they’re doing it well. The founders have built a system that is just what they wanted when they worked for mid-sized firms in the middle of America.
I had a couple of informal conversations about Scale with Silicon Valley types over the week of Storage Field Day 5, and what struck me was how they didn’t seem to understand the middle-ground. Their thinking revolved around ‘Enterprise’ or ‘Apps’, (sometimes both at once) and they just didn’t understand what Scale are doing. I guess this was part of the famously insular Valley thinking I keep hearing about.
Read on here