One of the more extended Twitter threads I’ve had is whether hyperconverged infrastructures can displace my Tier 1 storage. This extended into a conversation on all flash arrays. The bottomline is that we all have a different threshold for replacing our primary storage vendors and they vary based on many factors. I focus this talk on tier 1 workloads in Fortune 500’s which are different in nature from Tier 1 workloads in small and medium businesses.
TT 15: When I consider displacing my storage vendor