EMC released VNXe Operating Environment MR4 (version 2.4.20932) on January 7th. The upgrade brings a few significant enhancements to the VNXe platform. Before I cover the new features, let’s have a quick look at the VNXe series for those not familiar with it.
I have never seen the buzz surrounding a product announcement like I did with the launch of EMC's new storage products on January 18th. Don't get me wrong, I got caught up in it as much as anyone else – glued to the webcast as EMC intermingled new product introductions with world record breaking stunts (BTW - You could not have paid me to be one of the 26 people stuffed into a Mini Cooper like folding chairs). That being said, what does the release of VNX mean to your storage environment? You'll have to decide for yourself but here are the top five things that I am excited about: