Everything You Need To Know About Apache Cassandra with Pure Storage

Apache Cassandra is a NoSQL database that works perfectly with Pure Storage FlashArray//X and Cloud Block Store. In this blog, I would like to summarize what advantages Pure Storage FlashArray//X and Cloud Block Store bring to Apache Cassandra deployments. The benefits whether deployed on FlashArray//X or Cloud Block Store are the same in terms of … More Everything You Need To Know About Apache Cassandra with Pure Storage

PostgreSQL 12 on FlashArray//X Best Practices guide

Introduction This blog is about deploying and best practices for PostgreSQL on Pure Storage® FlashArray™ //X. PostgreSQL is one of the most advanced open-source databases. It is completely ACID-compliant and uses the SQL language. PostgreSQL can run all the Linux operating systems as well as various other operating systems like Solaris, Windows, etc. Let’s discuss … More PostgreSQL 12 on FlashArray//X Best Practices guide

SAN Mode: Enabling Veeam’s fastest transport mode configuration on FlashArray

In this blog, I discuss Veeam’s SAN mode configuration which delivers optimal data transport. However, ensuring that SAN mode is utilized can be sometimes challenging. I will provide details about the SAN mode setup and how to avoid common pitfalls. Before we jump into configuration let us see what is SAN mode and NBD(Network) mode. … More SAN Mode: Enabling Veeam’s fastest transport mode configuration on FlashArray

Architecting Apache Cassandra cluster on Cloud Block Store[AWS]

Modern databases like Apache Cassandra significantly benefit from a management and efficiency standpoint, by deploying on Cloud Block Store on AWS. Cassandra operations such as node replacement, backups, and cluster copies are very tedious and time consuming to perform. These operations can be greatly accelerated by leveraging the native data services provided by Cloud Block … More Architecting Apache Cassandra cluster on Cloud Block Store[AWS]

Purity Migrate: S/4HANA Migration from DellEMC PowerMax to Pure Storage FlashArray//X

In this blog post and video, I would like to demonstrate a new methodology of migrating your SAP applications using our new app called Purity Migrate. Here I will use the Purity Migrate app to migrate your mission-critical S/4HANA application from third-party storage to Pure Storage FlashArray™//X. The demo shows a DellEMC VMAX250F array as … More Purity Migrate: S/4HANA Migration from DellEMC PowerMax to Pure Storage FlashArray//X

Best practices for deploying Apache Cassandra on FlashArray//X

In this blog, I would like to show you how to optimize Apache Cassandra deployment on Pure Storage FlashArray//X. Apache Cassandra is an open-source, distributed, wide column store, NoSQL database management system designed to handle large amounts of data across many servers, providing high availability with no single point of failure. FlashArray//X is the first … More Best practices for deploying Apache Cassandra on FlashArray//X

How to recover faster Apache Kafka broker using FlashArray snapshots

Apache kafka is synonymous with fast because it is a distributed, highly scalable, fast messaging application used for streaming applications. However, Apache Kafka is not fast in one aspect as it takes a long time to sync the in-sync-replicas using the Kafka’s native replication protocol. These replicas fall out of sync which could be due … More How to recover faster Apache Kafka broker using FlashArray snapshots