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Windows Server 2022 – DymaxIO and Undelete 11 Fully Compatible

Condusiv Technologies has ensured that its current products DymaxIO™ and Undelete® are fully compatible and supported on Windows Server 2022. The previous products, Diskeeper 18 and V-locity 7 also ran fine on the new Windows platform. In addition to Condusiv’s own rigorous in-house certification, Condusiv works closely with Microsoft for [...]

By |November 9th, 2021|Categories: DymaxIO, Undelete, Windows Servers|Tags: |0 Comments

Windows is still Windows Whether in the Cloud, on Hyperconverged or All-flash

Let me start by stating two facts – facts that I will substantiate if you continue to the end. Fact #1: Windows suffers from severe write inefficiencies that dampen overall performance. The holy grail question as to how severe is answered below. Fact #2: Windows is still Windows whether running [...]

By |October 20th, 2021|Categories: Application Performance, Cloud, SAN, SQL Server, SSD, Solid State, Flash|3 Comments

How To Find Out If Your Servers Have an I/O Performance Problem

Stop The Frustration! IT pros know all too well the pain and frustration due to I/O performance problems such as users getting disconnected and complaining, SQL reports or queries taking forever or timing out, annoyingly slow applications causing users to wait, lose productivity and complain, backups failing to complete in [...]

6 Best Practices to Improve SQL Query Performance

Microsoft SQL Server - Tips for Optimized Performance MS SQL Server is a very popular RDMS (relational database management system) that has many benefits and features that empower its efficient operation. As with any such robust platform, however—especially one which has matured as SQL Server has—there have been best practices [...]

By |October 18th, 2021|Categories: DymaxIO, I/O, SQL Server|0 Comments

DymaxIO and Undelete 11 Fully Compatible with Windows 11

Microsoft officially released Windows 11 to the public this week and like with all previous Windows releases, Condusiv Technologies has ensured that its current products DymaxIO™ and Undelete® are fully compatible and supported on it.  We have also verified that Diskeeper® 18 is fully compatible with Windows 11. Besides Condusiv’s [...]

By |October 6th, 2021|Categories: DymaxIO, Undelete, Windows Servers|0 Comments

How to Improve Application Performance by Decreasing Disk Latency like an IT Engineer

The Application Performance Buck Stops With IT You might be responsible for a busy SQL server, for example, or a Web Server or perhaps a busy file and print server, the Finance Department’s systems, documentation management, CRM, BI, or something else entirely. Now, think about WHY these are the workloads [...]

By |July 14th, 2021|Categories: Application Performance, Storage Performance|2 Comments

I Have Backups and Snapshots, So Why Do Condusiv Customers Use Undelete?

Enterprises use backups and snapshots to recover data sets in the event of system failure. But how about individual files on file servers? Often times users accidentally delete or overwrite files saved on file servers. Backups and snapshots can still be used to retrieve those files but that can be [...]

By |April 27th, 2021|Categories: Data Protection and Recovery, Undelete|0 Comments

A Simple Trick on Maintaining Your Storage Performance – Maintain Your Free Space

Low Free Space Impact on Storage Performance In the last few months, I was approached by three different companies that were frantic because they were experiencing an EXTREME fragmentation issue. Not just files that were in hundreds or thousands of fragments, but in millions! Of course, this was causing performance [...]

By |April 6th, 2021|Categories: Storage Performance|0 Comments

Undelete Saves Your Bacon, An In-depth Video Series

Undelete Saves Your Bacon! Undelete® is a lot more than those simple file recovery utilities that just search through free space on Windows machines looking for recoverable data. Undelete does so much more; protecting files in network shared folders and capturing versions of any number of file types. If you've [...]

I/Os Are Not Created Equal – Random I/O versus Sequential I/O

Random I/O versus Sequential I/O To demonstrate the performance difference of I/O patterns, put yourself in a Veterinarian’s office where all the data is still stored on paper in file cabinets. For a single animal (billing, payments, medication, visits, procedures…), it is all stored in different folders and placed in [...]

By |March 17th, 2021|Categories: IntelliWrite, Performance, SSD, Solid State, Flash|0 Comments

Solving the I/O Blender Effect with Software-Based Caching

First, let me explain exactly what the I/O Blender Effect is, and why it causes a problem in virtualized environments such as those from VMware or Microsoft’s Hyper-V. This is typically what storage I/O traffic would look like when everything is working well. You have the least number of storage [...]

Welcome to Undelete Server

Welcome to Undelete Server The Undelete® Server software includes powerful features and components to provide real time data protection enabling you to recover accidentally deleted files very fast. This article is for you if you have purchased the Undelete software, are using the 30-day trial software, or are considering adding [...]

By |February 4th, 2021|Categories: File Recovery and Protection, Uncategorized, Undelete, Windows Servers|0 Comments

SQL Optimization: How to Achieve 2X Faster MS-SQL Applications

SQL Optimization: How to Achieve 2X Faster MS-SQL Applications By following the best practices outlined here for SQL optimization, we can virtually guarantee a 2X or faster boost in your MS-SQL performance with DymaxIO*, our I/O optimization software. The secret sauce to 2X faster SQL is to install DymaxIO and [...]

By |January 19th, 2021|Categories: Application Performance, SQL Server|2 Comments
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