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.

Mark Lewis

Journeys rarely involve going in a straight line. There are many twists and turns and sometimes, dead ends. This is Mark Lewis’ blog and his thoughts about innovation, technology and his personal passion for using innovation to solve problems.

Recent Posts

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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The End and the Beginning

by Mark Lewis / December 19, 2016

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

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

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

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

Goodbye Storage Arrays. Hello Software.

by Mark Lewis / September 6, 2016

As I write this, the largest storage array company in the world ... Read Post

The Flash vs. Disk Debate. If it matters to you, then read this.

by Mark Lewis / August 31, 2016

I will make the point right up front; if you are spending time ... Read Post

Rackspace: It’s not scale, it’s technology.

by Mark Lewis / August 26, 2016

Rackspace just went private in a pivot highlighting to everyone ... Read Post

Free Storage! FormationOne Solution Recaptures Unused VM Storage Capacity

by Mark Lewis / June 8, 2016

Inside your home you probably have 10 or more devices each with ... Read Post

Dropbox and AWS: Answering the question: Should I Rent, Build, or Buy?

by Mark Lewis / March 22, 2016

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