September 2007 archive

Insurance for Consultants.. (or) Why are Insurance Companies Evil?

Ok, not really storage related, but it’s my site, so I get to bend the rules a bit, right? So going to private practice consulting has proven to be more complex than I had originally anticipated. First – I’m not an accountant, and while I’m learning the process quickly, I think I’m going to have …

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To boot or not to boot?

One of the most common questions I’m asked is “Can I boot from SAN?”As with most technology questions, the answer is generally “It depends.” Booting from SAN offers a great deal of flexibility and usually a significant performance bost when you’ve got the right hardware behind it. My first experience with a Symmetrix was using …

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