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Tech Chronicles: Making the Case for Converged Infrastructure

Tech Chronicles: Making the Case for Converged Infrastructure
Length: 2:05

Learn how CDI helped a large pharmaceutical company standardize on a converged infrastructure platform within its global private cloud and messaging environments.

CDI AWS Case Study

CDI AWS Case Study
Length: 2:21

Watch how a NYC-based financial firm worked with CDI Managed Services to find the fastest path to cost effective backup cloud consumption on AWS.

Inside CDI: Meet Our Architects – Rob Owen

Inside CDI: Meet Our Architects – Rob Owen
Length: 1:43

In the second installment of our series, Inside CDI, join Chief Architect Rob Owen at the gym for some powerlifting and a powerful argument on the future of storage.

Inside CDI: Meet Our Architects – Joe Masi

Inside CDI: Meet Our Architects – Joe Masi
Length: 1:41

In the first installment of our animated series “Inside CDI: Meet Our Architects,” you’ll meet CDI LLC solutions architect Joe Masi. He’ll give you an overview of end-to-end converged infrastructure solutions like Dell EMC’s Vblock.

Cisco ACI Logical Constructs

Cisco ACI Logical Constructs
Length: 9:56

In this video, Chief Network Solution Architect Ralph Carter explains some of the application centric logical constructs within Cisco ACI and how a 3-tier application is modeled.

Hybrid Cloud Automation Framework: Your On-Ramp to the Cloud

Hybrid Cloud Automation Framework: Your On-Ramp to the Cloud
Length: 1:20

CDI’s HCAF accelerates your ability to plan, build and operate your hybrid cloud environment.

CDI Choice Advantage – Hybrid IT

CDI Choice Advantage – Hybrid IT
Length: 2:52

Bridging the gap from your legacy environment to the evolution of a software defined application centric workflow, CDI LLC will build your customized blueprint for hybrid-cloud success.

1 – Hyper-Converged Systems Explained in Under 5 Minutes

1 – Hyper-Converged Systems Explained in Under 5 Minutes
Length: 4:54

In part one of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen makes sense of the hyper confusion surrounding hyper-converged systems beginning with an overview of hyperconvergence.

2 – The Current Market and Considerations

2 – The Current Market and Considerations
Length: 4:25

In part two of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the current market and considerations surrounding hyper-converged systems.

3 – Physical Aspects of HCI

3 – Physical Aspects of HCI
Length: 2:24

In part three of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the physical aspects of hyper-converged infrastructure including considerations around physical connectivity and space requirements.

4 – Hyper-Converged Solutions Overview

4 – Hyper-Converged Solutions Overview
Length: 1:59

In part four of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen provides an overview of today’s software-defined solutions and HCI appliance solutions.

5 – Hyper-Converged Software-Defined Solution: ScaleIO

5 – Hyper-Converged Software-Defined Solution: ScaleIO
Length: 2:01

In part five of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the pros and cons of ScaleIO.

6 – Hyper-Converged Software Defined Solution: vSAN

6 – Hyper-Converged Software Defined Solution: vSAN
Length: 2:41

In part six of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the pros and cons of vSAN.

7 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: Nutanix

7 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: Nutanix
Length: 2:59

In part seven of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the pros and cons of Nutanix.

8 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: VxRail

8 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: VxRail
Length: 2:07

In part eight of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the pros and cons of the VxRail.

9 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: SimpliVity

9 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: SimpliVity
Length: 2:36

In part nine of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the pros and cons of SimpliVity.

10 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: HyperFlex

10 – Hyper-Converged Appliance Solution: HyperFlex
Length: 2:38

In part 10 of our “Making Sense of Hyperconvergence” series, CDI Chief Architect Rob Owen looks at the pros and cons of Cisco HyperFlex.

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 1 – Design

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 1 – Design
Length: 20:29

Ralph Carter, Chief Architect, Network Solutions, designs a secure VMware NSX architecture for his 3 Tier application residing on both an internal NSX DMZ as well as an internal NSX network, all hosted on Cisco UCS B-series servers.

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 2 – Implementation

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 2 – Implementation
Length: 1:56:34

Ralph Carter, Chief Architect, Network Solutions, configures the NSX architecture as per the design phase from Part 1 of this video series.

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 3 – Distributed Firewall

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 3 – Distributed Firewall
Length: 24:43

Ralph Carter, Chief Architect, Network Solutions, demonstrates the NSX DFW configured to secure the 3 tier application reviewing the logs from the native flow monitor.

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 4 – Over Cisco ACI

VMware NSX on Cisco UCS – 4 – Over Cisco ACI
Length: 26:54

Ralph Carter, Chief Architect, Network Solutions, provides an overview of the benefits of VMware NSX and the additional value Cisco ACI provides as a network fabric to support NSX.

Foundation for the Carolinas Testimonial

Foundation for the Carolinas Testimonial
Length: 3:08

Testimonial from a happy CDI Managed Services client.

United Way Testimonial

United Way Testimonial
Length: 3:15

Testimonial from a happy CDI Managed Services client.

Cisco ACI Design and Deployment Session Part 1

Cisco ACI Design and Deployment Session Part 1
Length: 28:19

Ralph Carter, Chief Architect, Network Solutions, CDI LLC, designs and implements an Enterprise focused Cisco ACI hosted Internet edge providing multi-vendor security for Internet, DMZ and Internal network services.

Cisco ACI Design and Deployment Session Part 2

Cisco ACI Design and Deployment Session Part 2
Length: 1:23:21

Ralph Carter, Chief Architect, Network Solutions, CDI LLC, designs and implements an Enterprise focused Cisco ACI hosted Internet edge providing multi-vendor security for Internet, DMZ and Internal network services.

Hyper Converged Systems with Rob Owen

Hyper Converged Systems with Rob Owen
Length: 24:09

Rob Owen, Chief Architect, makes sense of the hyper confusion surrounding hyper converged systems.

CDI MS LLC and Pipeline Controls & Services

CDI MS LLC and Pipeline Controls & Services
Length: 4:16

Pipeline Controls & Services gains additional functionality within their IT environment in order to accommodate growth demands.

Vblock: Infrastructure Virtualization Solution

Vblock: Infrastructure Virtualization Solution
Length: 2:48

Let CDI LLC help you improve IT efficiency with VCE Vblock Systems, a converged infrastructure optimized for data center consolidation, IT-as-a-service, and cloud computing.

Cisco Meraki Use Case

Cisco Meraki Use Case
Length: 2:37

CDI and Cisco explain a use case scenario for Meraki — bringing the benefits of the cloud to edge and branch networks, delivering easy-to-manage wireless, switching, and security solutions.

Decusoft Customer Testimonial

Decusoft Customer Testimonial
Length: 2:18

Rick Laurenzo and Kal Patel of Decusoft explain how CDI Managed Services offerings have helped their business succeed.

EMC World Customer Testimonial

EMC World Customer Testimonial
Length: 1:56

Long time CDI customer Faneendra Pisupati of LiquidNet shares his experience working with CDI from the 2014 EMC World Show in Las Vegas.

XtremIO for VDI Demo

XtremIO for VDI Demo
Length: 5:17

Check out XtremIO for VDI.

Isilon Scale-Out NAS

Isilon Scale-Out NAS
Length: 27:06

Not only is data growth exploding, 80% of all storage will be unstructured file data. Handling Big Data will be your business. Are you ready for it?

XtremIO Vblock

XtremIO Vblock
Length: 9:37

Join Deborah Ryan, Solutions Architect, CDI, as she discusses the paradigm shift with XtremIO Vblock!

Enterprise Command Center

Enterprise Command Center
Length: 51:54

Are increased complexity, unfulfilled vendor promises, and the below challenges a roadblock to becoming more of an IT Service Provider for your organization?

CDI Waikiki

CDI Waikiki
Length: 1:30

Take a quick trip to the world of EMC’s Waikiki.

vCloud Director Demo

vCloud Director Demo
Length: 30:48

Will Chin, CDI’s Principal Architect, presents exactly what CDI’s vCloud service offers and a quick demo on how a customer can migrate workloads into the cloud.

Isilon Maverick Storage Solutions

Isilon Maverick Storage Solutions
Length: 1:10

Be a maverick with EMC’s leading Isilon storage solutions from CDI. Using EMC’s Isilon’s OneFS Maverick OS, it’s a fast, secure and low risk storage solution. Architected and integrated by CDI.

EMC Isilon Demo Series Part I: Overview

EMC Isilon Demo Series Part I: Overview
Length: 3:58

In part 1 of this 5 part Isilon demo series, Eric Schnorr, EMC Isilon channel manager of NY/NJ, discusses the Isilon solution on a whiteboard.

CDI Healthcare and Jabber

CDI Healthcare and Jabber
Length: 1:18

Achieve extraordinary things with the power of collaboration, brought to you by Cisco and CDI LLC.

Cisco Jabber 2

Cisco Jabber 2
Length: 1:20

More from Cisco Jabber.

Cisco Jabber

Cisco Jabber
Length: 1:12

Communication of the future.

CDI’s Cisco Collaboration Capabilities

CDI’s Cisco Collaboration Capabilities
Length: 2:19

The workplace of tomorrow, is ready NOW!

Big Data Video

Big Data Video
Length: 1:26

Big Data!

Cloud Confusion Video

Cloud Confusion Video
Length: 1:35

What is the cloud?

Managed Services Part 1

Managed Services Part 1
Length: 19:01

Rob Sienrukos kicks off a 3 part presentation on CDI Managed Services including demos of our management platforms.

CDI Managed Services Overview Video

CDI Managed Services Overview Video
Length: 2:25

You probably don’t notice your technology until it stops you from doing your job.

CDI Vblock Video

CDI Vblock Video
Length: 3:29

Whether you’re planning to create a new data center or you have a legacy system that’s affecting your organization’s productivity…