JB Baker @ScaleFlux Artificial intelligence (AI) – arguably the most data-hungry technology to exist – is roaring into the mainstream. The amount of data AI… Read More »Mythbust Your Way to Modern Data Management
JB Baker is a successful technology business leader with a 20+ year track record of driving top and bottom line growth through new products for enterprise and data center storage. He joined ScaleFlux in 2018 to lead Product Planning & Marketing as we expand the capabilities of Computational Storage and its adoption in the marketplace.
When we think about cars and servers, our attention often gravitates towards the more obvious features – the horsepower of a car or the CPU of a server. However, just as tires are critical yet overlooked components of a car, SSDs play a similarly underappreciated role in servers.
Are you underutilizing your storage to overcome the limitations of your SSDs?
Boosting the data center sustainability with the help of ARM cores, extending server life and adopting a green mindset. Discover insights from JB Baker, VP… Read More »Sustainable Datacenter: Strategies to Help You Get Closer
Utilize hardware-based compression to alleviate performance, cost & power challenges
Where to compress? How to handle encryption? And how to manage the effective capacity once I start using compression?
Do I use hardware or software compression? This is where you start to really consider system configuration, architectural choices and make more complex tradeoffs.
Getting more from less is a common theme across corporate functional teams. The IT and Infrastructure & Operations teams we engage with frequently highlight this challenge.
Computational storage embeds processors in a drive to offload the server CPU from burdensome tasks such as compression and encryption.