Robin Harris

Robin Harris is Chief Analyst at TechnoQWAN LLC, a storage research and consulting firm he founded in 2005. Based in Sedona, Arizona, TechnoQWAN focuses on emerging technologies, products, companies and markets. Robin has over 35 years experience in the IT industry and earned degrees from Yale and the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School.

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EMC: Less than zero?

EMC: Less than zero?

Opinion: A few years ago, EMC was the behemoth of the storage industry and the object of the tech industry's largest acquisition. Michael Dell paid $67 billion dollars for EMC in just five years ago. It's value today is less than $0. Why?

July 29, 2020 by in Storage

Vast Data: A smart new architecture for cloud scale storage

Vast Data: A smart new architecture for cloud scale storage

As enterprise capacity requirements continue their inexorable rise into the exabyte range, the problem of persisting data economically grows more pressing. Vast Data is pioneering a smart new architecture that goes beyond advanced erasure codes to ensure storage reliability, low-cost, and high performance.

July 27, 2020 by in Storage

With Silicon Macs, Apple leaves the PC industry behind

With Silicon Macs, Apple leaves the PC industry behind

Sometimes it is hard to see the forest for the trees. Especially when the trees are the form of iOS, iPadOS, and macOS devices. With Apple Silicon Macs - Mr. Schiller, how about a shorter name? - some pundits are fretting about the platform's future. I'm not. Here's why.

June 25, 2020 by in Apple

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