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On-Demand Webinars

Size Does Matter! (In Storage)

Size Does Matter! (In Storage)

A panel of experts discuss storage trends. Join Stephen Foskett, Geoff Barrall and George Symons for a roundtable discussion addressing hot topics and storage challenges in today’s multi-vendor network environment.

Overcoming Virtualization's Disaster-Recovery Challenges

Overcoming Virtualization’s Disaster-Recovery Challenges

Gridstore and Vision Solutions demonstrate why you need an affordable DR solution that provides real-time replication and VM-based protection.

Realities of Hyper-V Migration

Expert Testimony: Realities of Hyper-V Migration

Renowned industry analyst Marc Staimer and Gridstore’s Don Chouinard explain how to ensure a smooth migration to Hyper-V. Learn how to handle runaway storage consumption/scale limitations; manual, labor-intensive management; storage I/O bottlenecks; VM or workload QoS; declining data durability/data resilience; endless ongoing tech refresh; and unsustainable storage TCO.

Hyper-V and Gridstore: A Winning Combination for 2014, with Symon Perriman

Hyper-V and Gridstore: A Winning Combination for 2014

Gridstore’s unique software-defined storage was purpose-built for virtualization in Microsoft environments. In this webinar, Symon Perriman, Senior Technical Evangelist for Microsoft — together with Don Chouinard, Gridstore’s Senior Director of Product Management — explains how Gridstore seamlessly integrates with both Windows Server 2012 R2 and Hyper-V.

Guarantee Hyper-V App Performance With Hyper-V Software-Defined Storage

Join experts from Storage Switzerland and Gridstore as they introduce a new type of software-defined storage platform.

Webinar Slides: Exposing SAN Storage “Gotchas” in Windows Server 2012 R2 and Hyper-V

Microsoft has changed the IT landscape with the introduction of Windows Server 2012 R2 and Hyper-V. In this presentation, industry luminary Marc Staimer and Gridstore’s Senior Director of Product Management, Don Chouinard, explore optimal Hyper-V architectures, compare and contrast different hybrid architectures, and take a look at advancements in scale-out storage.

ESG and Gridstore:
Software-Defined Storage — The New Reality

Gridstore Speaker: Kelly Murphy, Founder/CSO
ESG Speaker: Mark Peters, Senior Analyst
Traditional storage was not designed for virtualization. In contrast, software-defined storage (SDS) aligns storage with the new reality of virtualized data centers. In this webinar, you’ll learn why virtualization breaks traditional storage, how software-defined storage (SDS) solves the problem, and how Gridstore 3.0 makes this a reality today.

Gridstore and Veeam:
The Optimized Solution for Protecting Your Virtual Machines

Gridstore Speaker: Don Chouinard, Sr. Director Product Management
Veeam Speaker: Ryan Post, Systems Engineer
Protecting your VMware and Hyper-V Virtual Machines with Veeam Backup & Replication™ just got a whole lot easier. Watch this recorded webinar to learn how Veeam’s® data-protection software has combined with Gridstore’s patented storage for backup-to-disk.

Microsoft Has Changed the Storage Landscape

Gridstore Speaker: Don Chouinard, Sr. Director Product Management
Microsoft has changed the storage landscape with the introduction of Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V. But is your storage architecture ready for it? See how and why your peers are embracing Hyper-V friendly storage architectures and learn how you can avoid the uncertainty and pain of VM storage I/O bottlenecks.

Optimized Storage for Education

Gridstore Speaker: Kelly Murphy, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer
Ideal for IT departments in education, Gridstore utilizes its patented Server-side Virtual Controller™ Technology (SVCT) to eliminate the need to overprovision expensive storage resources to try to overcome the limitations of traditional storage solutions. Find out how Winthrop University overcame their storage challenges with Gridstore.

How to Accelerate Your Critical Apps in Virtual Environments

Gridstore Speaker: Kelly Murphy, Founder and Chief Strategy Officer
Discover how storage optimized for virtual environments accelerates application performance by eliminating the I/O blender.

Powerful Solutions to Optimize VM Backup and Replication for VMware, Hyper-V

Veeam Speaker: Rick Vanover, Product Strategy Specialist, Veeam
Gridstore Speaker: Kelly Murphy, Chief Strategy Officer, Gridstore
Learn how you can benefit from guaranteed backup and replication with an optimized storage target, resulting in minimal entry costs with pay-as-you-scale flexibility.

Top 5 Storage Challenges for Veeam Backups (And 5 Ways to Beat Them!)

Moderator: Chris Flack, Virtualization Review
Gridstore Speaker: Kelly Murphy, CEO, Gridstore
Guest Speaker: Lee Pender, Editor, RCP Mag
Watch this webcast and learn the 5 challenges that businesses face when backing up VMs. Find out why software defined storage based on grid architecture is uniquely positioned to address the demands of VM backups and is the ideal backup target for solutions such as Veeam.

Optimized Storage for Veeam

Gridstore Speaker: Kelly Murphy, CEO, Gridstore
Gridstore Speaker: Gautam Kapur, Senior Director, Gridstore
Protecting your virtual environment is critical. Now you don’t have to worry about your virtual environment with Gridstore Storage Optimized for Veeam. Learn why the Grid is powerful and scalable storage for your VM backups.

Powerful and Scalable Storage for Your Backups

Guest Speaker: Rick Vanover, Product Strategy Specialist, Veeam
Gridstore Speaker: Kelly Murphy, CEO, Gridstore
In this one-hour webinar, we discussed the challenges of backup and recovery, why monolithic storage solutions don’t work, and what’s needed in new architectures.