R. Danes

R. Danes is a staff writer for theCUBE, SiliconANGLE Media's premier channel for live event coverage in enterprise IT.
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Cheaper, faster, better: Is flash storage the trifecta? | #HPEDiscover

As the disk-to-flash storage disruption rolls on, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (HPE) aims to position itself at the fore with flash storage built into its new “composable” infrastructure. Manish Goel, SVP and GM of HP Storage, spoke to Dave Vellante and John Furrier, cohosts of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE Media team, during HPE Discover 2015 in London about […]

Do the benefits of all-flash storage justify the expense? | #HPEDiscover

The move to flash storage has taken the industry by storm, but some still balk at the expense and wonder if it’s worth it. John Furrier and Dave Vellante, cohosts of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE Media team, sat down with Vish Mulchand, senior director of product management and marketing at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (HPE), during HPE […]

Are HPE and Docker the dream team for DevOps? | #HPEDiscover

Hewlett Packard Enterprise C0. (HPE) is touting its new composable infrastructure offering as the choice for companies desiring tailored solutions. Docker, a platform that allows users to build, ship and run applications, is one of HPE’s main attractions, according to Manoj Nair, VP of product management for Converged Datacenter Infrastructure at HPE. “Docker was a founding […]

How can companies evolve with new technology? | #HPEDiscover

Companies are under pressure to innovate. With the explosion of cloud, DevOps, Software as a Service and other new technologies, businesses are jittery about being bested by more tech-savvy competitors. They want knowledgeable experts to take them through the evolution, and that is where HPE comes in, according to Seamus Dunne, VP of Cloud and Data […]

Cloud computing to spread like the web, says HPE | #HPEDiscover

HP’s decision to shut down its Helion Public Cloud offering left the industry speculating about the company’s direction. If cloud is the future, was this a backward step to irrelevance? Bill Hilf, senior VP and GM for HP Cloud at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (HPE), said that that reasoning couldn’t be farther from the truth. He […]

Is Synergy the biggest breakthrough from HP in the last decade? | #HPEDiscover

Hewlett Packard’s split into two companies has advanced the company’s culture to benefit its customers, according to Alastair Winner, VP of technology services for compute at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (HPE). Now, he said, the company not only parachutes in when something is broken or malfunctioning, it sees itself as partners in its clients’ success. Winner told John Furrier and Dave […]

Wall Street sends S.O.S as threat of disruption looms | #DOES15

Wall Street bigwigs now have more to grouse about than bear markets and sign-wielding Occupiers. Gathering hype that finance might be the next industry Silicon Valley disrupts is making these bigwigs nervous, and they’re increasingly seeking cover in technological barricades. According to Adrian Cockcroft, technology fellow at Battery Ventures, financial firms like JPMorgan Chase & Co. are using technologies […]

Healthcare.gov changed conversation around DevOps and technology in Washington | #DOES15

The notorious, rickety launch of Healthcare.gov frustrated countless Americans and embarrassed the president and his aides. But it also served as a call-to-action for Washington, said Paula Thrasher, application delivery lead at Computer Sciences Corp. (CSC). The D.C.-area IT company works intimately with many government organizations to make programs and applications accessible to government employees and the […]

Automated testing to play major role in mobile evolution | #DOES15

Automated testing services will lighten companies’ in-house technological loads, according to Neil Manvar, solutions architect at Sauce Labs, Inc.. The San Francisco-based startup provides testing services using Appium and Selenium open-source tools. Manvar told Brian Gracely, cohost of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE Media team, during the DevOps Enterprise Summit that he believes more and more companies will […]

Expedient sharpens its focus on security | #NXTWORK

Having many software solutions to offer customers already, Expedient Data Centers is turning its focus to security concerns, according to John White, director of product strategy at Expedient. “On the security side, it’s really getting interesting,” he told Stu Miniman and John Furrier, cohosts of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE Media team, during Juniper Networks, Inc.’s NXTWORK 2015 […]