July 4, 2020  


VNXe3150 NAS and iSCSI Storage System

The EMC® VNXe™ series is a new unified storage solution for SMB and lower mid-market companies and remote/branch offices (ROBO) in enterprise organizations. It is designed for IT generalists with limited storage expertise. The VNXe facilitates complete storage consolidation with advanced file and block functionality as well as a simple, application-driven approach to managing shared storage. The VNXe series delivers advancements in efficiency, simplicity, and affordability.

The VNX series is part of a high-performance family designed for small, midsize to enterprise storage environments.

IBM RamSAN 810 Packs 10TB of SSD into 1U

The IBM RamSan-810 is the first enterprise multi-level cell (eMLC) Flash storage system. eMLC Flash combines the high speed and reliability of single-level cell (SLC) Flash with the low cost of MLC Flash. The system is optimized for use with read-intensive enterprise workloads.

The patented Variable Stripe RAID™ offered by the Series-7 Flash Controller reduces business interruptions and improves mean time between failures (MTBF) by providing a higher level of protection against both Flash plane failures and Flash device failures.

Nexsan e60 High Density Disk Tray

The Nexsan e60 is one of a new breed of high density storage systems. It packs up to 240 TB into an equipment rack drive tray just 7-inches tall (4U). Add another expansion tray, and up to 480 TB of SATA storage can be managed. With this high degree of density, up to (5) fully expanded e60 systems can be fitted into a single rack - for 2.4 PB of raw storage capacity.

Small Business Backup Made Simple

Symantec Backup Exec 2012 is a cost-effective backup & recovery solution designed for small and medium-sized companies and remote office backups. It provides disk-to-disk-to-tape backup and recovery for Windows, Linux, Solaris, Macintosh, and NetWare as well as VMware and Microsoft virtual machines. Backup Exec 2012 storage optimization enhancements include file and e-mail archiving and deduplication.

Vendor-Neutral Storage Courses Offer Breadth and Depth of Knowledge

Technical consulting firm Data Center Enhancements Inc. announces the formation of a new training services group. This new group will focus on delivery of instructor-led training classes for Advanced SAN & NAS Storage, TOGAF, CoBIT, and ITIL. We will present an in-depth explanation of each subject to ensure maximum depth and breadth of understanding. All courses will be designed to assist students in preparation for each topic's comprehensive certification examinations.

Service Overview

Data Center Enhancements Inc. provides a range of IT Technical Consulting Services for large and complex the business computing environments. These capabilities include:

Virtualization / Consolidation

  • Virtualized Desktop Infrastructure
  • Virtualized servers – Vmware, AIX, Solaris, HP-UX
  • IT Consolidation strategy and planning
  • IT Infrastructure simplification
  • Highly available server structures
  • Virtualization project management
  • IT Governance - policies and procedures
  • Vendor-neutral readiness assessments
  • Data migration to a virtualized environment
  • ROI and TCO estimates for virtualization
  • Performance analysis and optimization
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Storage Growth Management

  • Storage subsystems virtualization
  • Multi-tiered disk design and implementation
  • Storage optimization planning
  • Switch port virtualization
  • Information Life Cycle (ILM) implementation
  • Storage assessments (vendor-neutral)
  • Storage project management
  • Data classification and reorganization
  • Capacity planning and optimization
  • Backup and Recovery Systems Design
  • Deduplication and Virtual Tape Libraries
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Energy Resource Optimization

  • Data Center power usage assessment
  • Energy efficiency strategy and planning
  • Energy management - policies and procedures
  • Optimization Project management
  • Energy-efficient IT architecture
  • Data center cooling optimization
  • Emerging power technology evaluation
  • Energy consumption monitoring and reporting
  • ROI and TCO estimates for energy projects
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Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery

  • Enterprise Business Continuity Planning
  • Availability Strategy, Planning, and Design
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • Optimized BC/DR infrastructure design
  • Failover site identification and evaluation
  • Disaster Recovery plan review and assessment
  • BC/DR Project Management
  • Plan organization and prioritization
  • Synchronous/asynchronous DR strategies
  • DR Plan testing and validation
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Data Center Migration

  • Migration strategy, planning, and execution
  • Facility selection and evaluation
  • Asset identification and classification
  • Move wave project plan development
  • Professional project management
  • Application dependency mapping
  • Data security and protection strategies
  • Infrastructure consolidation and optimization
  • Vendor-neutral technology evaluation
  • ROI and TCO estimates for migration
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Training and Advanced Certifications

  • Instructor-led technology courses
  • Instructor-led online virtual classrooms
  • Self-paced online training courses
  • Student training aids and preparation tools
  • Accredited Certification process and structure
  • Training program planning and design
  • Curriculum design and development
  • Custom courseware development and updates
  • Comprehensive train-the-trainer programs
  • Technical staff skills evaluation
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For further information about our technical capabilities, sophisticated solutions, and innovative approaches we can provide, please contact Data Center Enhancements.