November 18, 2016
A VM admin wants to move/add/change VMs, but the process has just become too hard. It’s a headache to get provisioning, scaling, and operations completed along with ensuring SLAs. In this madness, the new design for zero-touch storage emerges.
Agility. The speed of business demands VM administrators respond to the needs of business units, users, and app developers through some of the toughest evolving operating models (e.g. DevOps and Lean Cloud). VM admins and app builders often deal with the following gravity from the storage teams:
To sum up: Storage has required too much management because of the criteria it was built for. In other words, traditional storage was designed for traditional IT. A new age is upon us now.