Author Archives: stevejacek

About stevejacek

An IT professional based in Baltimore Maryland. Has a BS in Computer Science from Virginia Tech and an MBA from Pepperdine University. Over thirty years of experience helping Government and Commercial customers maximize the use of their systems, adopt new technologies, and plan for future growth.

The Case for Tape

For over 30 years I have heard that tape is dead or dying, but after all of these years it still remains a vital part of most data centers. Was the demise of tape wishful thinking (EMC you know who … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to my blogosphere! I am hoping to provide some interesting perspectives on storage, records, and the business drivers that affect IT decisions. We are living in interesting times right now, compressed budgets, regulatory demands, and limited resources (floorspace, power, … Continue reading

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