Flash MythBusters

Vaughn Stewart from Pure Storage recently contributed to a Flash myth busting session with Nimble,  Solidfire and EMC hosted by SpiceWorks.

Its well worth the watch at just short of an hour. Answering questions that start out with just what is FLASH, and how does it differ from SSD. I even heard a question about how does Token Ring factor……. not……

Do you want to know what software could possibly shorten the life span of flash? The watch the video

Link to Vaughn’s blog

Pure Storage to present at Auckland VMUG

Im happy to say that I will be presenting alongside Craig Waters @CSWATERS at the next Auckland VMware User Group Conference – VMUG


Craig is the very vocal leader of the Melbourne VMUG and will be able to provide a very insightful view into where VMware is going with Version 6 and how a data reducing All Flash Array provides the best location for your data-stores.


More information to follow on the agenda.