Formation Blog

When it comes to enterprise storage, we’re an opinionated group. After all, Formation founder Mark Lewis thinks storage sucks. So here’s where we come to blow off steam. And maybe give you something interesting to think about. Along the way, we’ll try to act like adults. But don’t count on it.

The Impact of the AWS Outage

by Rick Walsworth / March 6, 2017

The Amazon Web Services S3 outage last week, and the ... Read Post

Formation: Changing HOW you Manage your data.

by Mark Lewis / February 10, 2017

I’m often asked “What is so special about Formation?”

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Stop The Maintenance Madness!

by Rick Walsworth / February 7, 2017

As Mark wrote in his Read Post

The End and the Beginning

by Mark Lewis / December 19, 2016

Chuck Hollis (@chuckhollis ), SVP, Oracle Converged ... Read Post

Top 5 Takeaways from Gartner Data Center

by Rick Walsworth / December 12, 2016


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A technologist’s advice to President Elect Donald Trump on…well…technology.

by Mark Lewis / November 28, 2016

As a technology leader who relies on and believes wholeheartedly ... Read Post

The Top 6 Ways Software-Defined Storage Can Help Healthcare IT

by Rick Walsworth / November 14, 2016

Anyone that has visited their doctor’s office or had a hospital ... Read Post

Breaking Cloud: Secure Hybrid Cloud for AWS

by Mark Lewis / November 7, 2016

Public Cloud adoption is clearly one of the biggest trends in ... Read Post

Enabling the Next Generation of Cloud Service Providers

by Rick Walsworth / September 28, 2016

Delivering high value infrastructure services represents a ... Read Post

New storage technology can eliminate the risk of malware-related data loss

by Mark Lewis / September 13, 2016

A century ago, technology let us move from capturing images in ... Read Post



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