Other Writing

Sometimes I have articles published elsewhere. Here’s a list of those articles.


Gestalt IT

I did a series of posts on Pure Storage over at Gestalt IT

Pure Storage – You’ve Come A Long Way

//X Gon Give it to Ya

Green is the New Black

The Case for Data Protection with FlashBlade

Pure Fusion – Storage Agility for The Conservative Admin

Portworx Data Services – Working on Data’s Infrastructure Problem

Pure1: Because Modern Storage Is About More Than Speeds and Feeds

Here’s some articles on Druva that I wrote

Office 365: Positive Thinking Won’t Protect Your Data

Your Data Has Changed, So Why Hasn’t Your Data Protection Strategy?

Recovery In The Cloud – The Easy Way

OneDrive is Not a Backup; It Should Be Backed Up

And here’s one I did for Intel

Optane Inside

And here’s some for Pliops

Accelerating SSDs in the Data Center with Pliops – When Fail Fast Isn’t Ideal

Capturing Real Value with Pliops Data Processor



I did a series of articles on the SolarWinds site in their Geek Speak community (and other parts of the site) covering syslog, SNMP, DR and such like.

Syslog – The Blue-Collar Worker Of The Data Center

SNMP – It’s Not a Trap!

This is a Disaster! Knowing When to Call It

Disaster Recovery – How Logging Can Help Ensure You’ll Get There

Disaster Recovery – The Postmortem



I did a guest post on Cohesity’s blog talking about the Helios offering

Using Cohesity’s SaaS-based Helios to Manage Clusters from Anywhere


VMUG UserCon

I did a presentation at VMUG UserCon 2019 in Sydney on building a brand through blogging.

Build A Personal Brand: How to Start and Maintain a Blog