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Count Down: 16 Object Storage Hits of 2016

Who didn’t grow up listening to Casey Kasem counting down the hits every Sunday morning? So, to wind down 2016, let’s count down the 16 greatest Caringo hits of 2016. Case Studies Why does everyone like case studies? Because case studies provide an unbiased narrative view of the challenge faced, the evaluation and selection process […]

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New Content Business Models: Object Storage for M&E

Live TV is quickly going the way of the record album, and object storage can help you retain viewers and develop new business models. A few weeks ago, I heard some data points that should make traditional broadcasters shutter… ESPN lost 600,000 subscribers in one month and 1.5M since February! Similarly, NFL ratings are down […]

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Streaming Media and Object Storage

Today, I’m at Streaming Media West and will be presenting Using Object Storage to Reduce Latency and Enable Content Distribution and Delivery at 10:55 a.m. PT in the Discovery Track (Grand Ballroom, Salon A). From a professional and personal perspective, this is one of my favorite topics. For content creators or media service providers, revenue […]

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History, Media and Object Storage

I’m fresh off a vacation attending a wedding and taking in the sights around Atlanta, Georgia. Steeped in the history of both the American Civil War and the American Civil Rights Movement, I took a few days to unplug from my day-to-day technology fixes. However, some of the most profound and memorable moments of my […]

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Swarm 9: THE Cloud & Object Storage Platform

Today, we announced Swarm 9, and we are boldly calling it “THE Cloud & Object Storage Platform.” This hearkens back to our early days in the industry when we pioneered object storage. Managing the infrastructure for Petabytes of data in and of itself is not overly complex (anymore); however, managing tenants, access, authorization, data organization, metadata […]

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Unlock the Value of Your Data with SwarmNFS

Twelve years ago, we recognized the trend towards an exponential growth of data. This inspired us to start Caringo in 2005, with the intent to change the economics of storage. Over the past decade, we’ve matured our product line and helped hundreds of customers solve what seemed like insurmountable challenges associated with storing, protecting and […]

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Streaming Media East 2016

Today, I’ll be presenting at Streaming Media East, the premier trade show for the business & technology of online video. My presentation will focus on the different content distribution approaches we have enabled over the years and how we radically simplify complexity while reducing latency by up to 40%. For sites that focus on content […]

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Object Storage for Content Distribution & Social Discovery

My role as VP Engineering and Services at Caringo affords me a great perspective on how object storage is used by our customers. One of the most interesting scenarios (or use cases) is content distribution and social discovery. Just last week, I did a short video with George Crump of Storage Switzerland about how data […]

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