Reflections on a week in the cloud

We just returned from a great week in Austin, Texas after a conference that went far beyond the ordinary. eCloud Summit 2015 brought hundreds of senior tech executives from the world’s top enterprises, cloud service providers, and enabling technology companies together in Austin for two days of ideas and conversation about the move to the enterprise cloud. It is rare when so many senior people gather for such a conversation. Rarer still are the occasions when executives who could be considered competitors of each other are willing to share their thoughts on an important strategic imperative so openly. Lucky for us they did.

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Actifio Featured in FORTUNE Cover Story

I'm a digital guy. While I used to love the feel of The New York Times in my hands, today I consume most content digitally, and am happy to do so.

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Introducing Actifio One 

Today we introduced Actifio One to the world, and I thought I’d share some background on the solution, and our strategy in creating it.

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eCloud Summit. Serving the enterprise cloud.

Today we announced an eCloud Summit to take place in Austin about a month from now. The event will bring together a few hundred top execs across three key constituencies with a big stake in the emerging "enterprise cloud": Global Enterprises, Service Providers, and Enabling Technologies. There are plenty of cloud conferences focused on the plumbing of this change, of course, but we couldn't find one built for top execs. So we built it.

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Thankful for a great year and another to come. [Video]

As 2014 draws to a close and we get ready for the year ahead, we want to say thank you to the extended Actifio community of friends, families, and business partners for a tremendous year. Actifians in Waltham came together recently to celebrate the holidays and say thank you to all of our families for the love and support they provide us to do what we love: innovating and delighting our users.

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Proof Points – The Need to Show Operational Transformation AND Substantial Savings

Given that this is budget season, for the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing some observations of how IT organizations are dealing with the need to transform their operations while working within constrained budgets.

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Copy Data and Security: Fewer Copies = Fewer Attack Surfaces

Security is a hot topic. It has a lot in common with auto safety. We want assurances that it’s there when we need it and then hope we never do.  But we still want to be clear on the basic facts.

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Getting to Flash Faster

This is the third and final post in a series on Flash Storage and our thoughts on the intersection of this technology and data virtualization. To start at the beginning, read the first post “More Flash From Flash.”

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Emerald Queen Casino Goes All-In On Copy Data Virtualization

In January, we announced how our friends at Emerald Queen Casino had successfully implemented our copy data virtualization platform, and were already experiencing measurable benefits across their vast application environments.  From saving nearly $1M to eliminating hundreds of hours of IT related issues – it sounded like we had already heard it all from Dave Bond’s team at the casino.

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