Why upgrade from ILIO™ to Hive Fabric™?

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018 in Hive Fabric | No Comments

By: Greg Dietrich, Solution Architect – HiveIO Inc. Many of our customers continue to leverage the legacy ILIO storage platform to enhance both the performance and density of their VDI environments.  Regardless of the VDI deployment type, ILIO continues to be a valuable extension to these environments; Persistent or Stateless VDI In-Memory or Disk Backed…

ILIO to Hive Fabric™: My Journey and Yours

Posted by on Jun 5, 2018 in Hive Fabric | No Comments

By: Kevin McNamara, CTO, and Co-founder – HiveIO Inc. Looking back to 2009, in my role as head of cloud computing at JP Morgan, I was given the onerous task of building a next-generation cloud at scale, which was a first for the enterprise. I was fortunate to be surrounded by some of the best…

How to Use Iometer to Simulate a Desktop Workload

Posted by on Mar 29, 2018 in Hive Fabric | No Comments
How to Use Iometer to Simulate a Desktop Workload

by: Jim Moyle To deliver VDI Performance it is key to understand I/O performance when creating your VDI architecture. Iometer is treated as the industry standard tool when you want to test load upon a storage subsystem.   While there are many tools available, Iometer’s balance between usability and function sets it out.  However, Iometer has its…

Hive USX with Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS), Better Together

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Hive Fabric | No Comments
Hive USX with Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS), Better Together

by:  Ruben Spruijt Avatar Historically, the virtual workspace utilizing Citrix PVS has been seen as difficult to utilize due to challenges such as cost, performance, user-experience experience and complexity.  Those days are over as there are new developments with Citrix Provisioning Service to lower cost and increase performance by benefiting from flash, software defined storage and hyperconverged…