Andrew Warfield On Architecting For “Problematically Fast” Flash

Event: Storage Field Day 4

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 4

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andrew Warfield, CTO and Co-Founder of Coho Data, discusses architectural implications of flash for enterprise storage.


Architecture in the SDDC Panel at SDDC Symposium 2014

Event: SDDC Symposium 2013

Appearance: Architecture in the SDDC Panel

Company: Brocade, Cisco, Coho Data, Gridstore, SimpliVity, SolidFire

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield, Chris Evans, Dave Wright, David Meyer, Drew Pletcher, Jesse St. Laurent, Kelly Murphy

Chris Evans and a panel of experts discuss the convergence of compute, storage, and networking and what this means for the future of data center architecture. Featuring: Andrew Warfield, Chris Evans, Dave Wright, David M …


Building a Flash Based Distributed Storage System

Event: Virtualization Field Day 3

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andrew Warfield, Co-Founder and CTO at Coho Data discusses the challenges of building a flash-based distributed storage system.


Building A Flash-Based Distributed System With SDN

Event: Storage Field Day 4

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 4

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andrew Warfield, CTO and Co-Founder of Coho Data, discusses the challenges of scaling storage systems and presents a solution using software-defined networking (SDN).


Careful, Calculating Convergence

Event: Storage Field Day 6

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 6

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, co-founder and CTO at Coho Data discusses recent (and early!) work at Coho Data to incorporate data analytics engines, such as Cloudera’s CDH5 within Coho’s storage system. He describes two real customer u …


Coho Data Customer Use Cases

Event: Storage Field Day 4

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 4

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andrew Warfield, CTO and Co-Founder of Coho Data, presents real-world customer use cases.


Coho Data DataStream Architecture Deep Dive

Event: Storage Field Day 4

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 4

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andrew Warfield, CTO and Co-Founder of Coho Data, discusses the company’s “DataStream” architecture.


Coho Data DataStream Overview

Event: Storage Field Day 6

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 6

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, discusses some of the background behind Coho Data, the problems that the company is solving, and overviews Coho’s product architecture. During this segment, Andy demonstrates the DataStream UI, and discuss …


Coho Data GA Announcement and Introduction at Virtualization Field Day 3

Event: Virtualization Field Day 3

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andrew Warfield, Co-Founder and CTO, introduces Coho Data and announces general availability of their storage product.


Coho Data Software Defined Networking

Event: Virtualization Field Day 3

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andrew Warfield, Co-Founder and CTO at Coho Data, presents his company’s approach to software-defined networking (SDN).


Coho Data Tech Talk 1: Flash Architecture

Event: Coho Data Tech Talk 1: Flash Architecture

Appearance: Coho Data Tech Talk 1: Flash Architecture

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield, Hans De Leenheer, Lauren Malhoit, Stephen Foskett


Coho Data Tech Talk 2: Storage QoS

Event: Coho Data Tech Talk 2: Storage QoS

Appearance: Coho Data Tech Talk 2: Storage QoS

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield, Bob McCouch, Howard Marks, Ray Lucchesi, Tom Hollingsworth

A discussion about the difficulty of Quality of Service in storage and how flash will help us with the problem.


Coho Data: Docker In Your (Big) Data

Event: Storage Field Day 8

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 8

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, Co-Founder and CTO at Coho Data, shows how their storage solution can be extended using container-based computation.


Coho Data: The Architectural Anxiety of Medium-Sized Storage

Event: Storage Field Day 8

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 8

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, Co-Founder and CTO at Coho Data, discusses their array architecture, and how they use different types of flash in a memory hierarchy.


Coho Data: The Private Cloud Is Not Dead

Event: Storage Field Day 8

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 8

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, Co-Founder and CTO at Coho Data, discusses rack-scale private cloud for enterprise IT and the founding principles of the company.


Coho Data: Workload Numerology

Event: Storage Field Day 8

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 8

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, Co-Founder and CTO at Coho Data, discusses how the company’s architecture manages the placement of both data and network traffic based on detailed workload analysis.


The Inevitability of Hierarchical Storage

Event: Storage Field Day 6

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 6

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, co-founder and CTO at Coho Data discusses the challenges faced in designing a high performance and cost effective storage system using a diverse range of emerging storage media. The presentation describes …


What the FSCK is a Software Defined Data Center? Andy Warfield, Coho Data

Event: SDDC Symposium 2014

Appearance: Introducing the Next Generation SDDC Leaders 1

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield


Your Storage Datapath is a Network Datapath

Event: Storage Field Day 6

Appearance: Coho Data Presents at Storage Field Day 6

Company: Coho Data

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Personnel: Andrew Warfield

Andy Warfield, co-founder and CTO at Coho Data discusses hardware trends in datacenter computing, and describes the specific performance challenges facing storage system designs. As nonvolatile memories become denser sou …