Ray Lucchesi

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Ray Lucchesi is president of Silverton Consulting and has worked in data storage for over 30 years mostly in marketing, engineering, and directing new disk and tape automation products.

• Ray has worked with from small and large companies helping them develop and market their storage products.

• Ray has also helped storage end-users better manage and optimize their data storage systems,

• Ray blogs at RayOnStorage.com, co-hosts the monthly GreyBeardsOnStorage.com podcast, and tweets @RayLucchesi

Links with Tag @RayLucchesi

  1. CTERA, Cloud NAS on Steroids
  2. Kasten, Kafka & the Quest to Protect Data
  3. New Era of Graphical AI Is Near
  4. 118: GreyBeards Talks Cloud-Native Object Storage With Greg DiFraia, Scality and Stephen Bacon, HPE
  5. 115-GreyBeards Talk Database Acceleration With Moshe Twitto, CTO&Co-founder, Pliops
  6. Storageless Data!?
  7. Data Science Storage With NetApp’s Python Toolkit
  8. The Rise of MinIO Object Storage
  9. Is Hardware Innovation Accelerating – Hardware vs. Software Innovation (Round 6)
  10. Ok, Maybe Neuromorphic Chips Aren’t a Deadend
  11. 106: Greybeards Talk Intel’s New HPC File System With Kelsey Prantis, Senior Software Eng. Manager, Intel
  12. Storage That Provides 100% Performance at 99% Full
  13. Can We Back Up a PB?
  14. 097: GreyBeards Talk Open Source S3 Object Store With AB Periasamy, CEO MinIO
  15. Gaming Is Driving Storage Innovation at WDC
  16. Pure Storage Announces New DirectMemory (SCM), FlashArray//C, & Other Enhancements at //Accelerate
  17. BONUS: The Origins of Tech Field Day – the On-Premise IT Roundtable
  18. 91: Keith and Ray Show at CommvaultGO 2019
  19. 89: Keith & Ray Show at Pure//Accelerate 2019
  20. Need Memory, Intel’s Optane DC PM to the Rescue
  21. 82: GreyBeards Talk Composable Infrastructure With Sumit Puri, CEO & Co-Founder, Liqid Inc.
  22. Intel’s New DL Boost for DL AI Inferencing
  23. StorPool, Fast Storage for Fast Times
  24. NetApp Insight 2018 Product Announcements
  25. 76: GreyBeards talk backup content, GDPR and cyber security with Jim McGann, VP Mkt & Bus. Dev., Index Engines
  26. 71: GreyBeards talk DP appliances with Sharad Rastogi, Sr. VP & Ranga Rajagopalan, Sr. Dir., Dell EMC DPD
  27. 72: GreyBeards talk Computational Storage with Scott Shadley, VP Marketing NGD Systems
  28. 73: GreyBeards talk HCI with Gabriel Chapman, Sr. Mgr. Cloud Infrastructure NetApp
  29. 75: GreyBeards talk persistent memory IO with Andy Grimes, Principal Technologist, NetApp
  30. Screaming IOP performance with StarWind’s new NVMeoF software & Optane SSDs
  31. Huawei presents OceanStor architecture at SFD15
  32. Infinidat’s ~90% (average read hit) solution
  33. Infinidat announces new storage, replication & backup appliances + cloud storage
  34. Hitachi Vantara HCP, hits it out of the park
  35. Western Digital at SFD15: ActiveScale object storage
  36. 54: GreyBeards talk scale-out secondary storage with Jonathan Howard, Dir. Tech. Alliances at Commvault
  37. A tale of two storage companies – NetApp and Vantara (HDS-Insight Grp-Pentahoo)
  38. Axellio, next gen, IO intensive server for RT analytics by X-IO Technologies
  39. There’s a new cluster filesystem on the block, Elastifile
  40. Hardware vs. software innovation – round 4
  41. 4.5M IO/[email protected]µsec 4KB Read on 100GBE with 24 NVMe cards
  42. Dreaming of SCM but living with NVDIMMs…
  43. Docker presents at Cloud Field Day 1 (CFD1)
  44. Scality’s Open Source S3 Driver
  45. Hedvig storage system, Docker support & data protection that spans data centers
  46. GreyBeards talk Copy Data Management with Ash Ashutosh, CEO Actifio
  47. Exablox, bring your own disk storage
  48. Pure Storage FlashBlade well positioned for next generation storage
  49. 33: GreyBeards talk HPC storage with Frederic Van Haren, founder HighFens & formerly Sr. Director of HPC at Nuance
  50. Has triple parity Raid time come?
  51. Surprises in flash storage IO distributions from 1 month of Nimble Storage customer base
  52. Intel Cloud Day 2016 News And Views
  53. Rubrik has a better idea for VMware backup
  54. Platform9, a whole new way to run OpenStack
  55. Speaking in Tech: How good is the UK’s broadband? Really awful
  56. Mobile devices as a cache for cloud data
  57. PB are the new TB, GreyBeards talk with Brian Carmody, CTO Inifinidat
  58. Primary data’s path to better data storage presented at SFD8
  59. Coho Data, the packet processing squeeze and working set exploits
  60. VMware VSAN 6.0 all-flash & hybrid IO performance at SFD7
  61. Springpath SDS springs forth
  62. Object store and hybrid clouds at Cloudian
  63. Transporter, a private Dropbox in a tower
  64. What’s next for Nexenta
  65. Data virtualization surfaces
  66. Coho Data, hyperloglog and the quest for IO performance
  67. The wizardry of StorMagic
  68. MCS, UltraDIMMs and memory IO, the new path ahead – part 2
  69. GreyBeards talk backup with Rick Vanover, Product Strategy Specialist for Veeam
  70. MCS, UltraDIMMs and memory IO, the new path ahead – part 1
  71. Greybeards talk all-flash arrays with Dave Wright, CEO and founder of SolidFire
  72. Upcoming Veeam V8 Virtues
  73. Securing sync & share data-at-rest
  74. Boot storms and VDI storage
  75. Proximal Data, server SSD caching software
  76. Coraid, first thoughts…
  77. ReRAM to the rescue