Dave Henry of GeekFluent comments:
What’s Project Liberty? EMC is calling it a “virtualized storage software technology based on VNX”.
What does that mean? Project Liberty is essentially a virtual appliance version of EMC’s VNX.
But, wait, I can hear you thinking this one:
Doesn’t EMC already make a VNX virtual appliance available?
Yes. Yes, they do.
So what’s the big deal?
For me, the big deal is two-fold.
Virtualized appliances are the key for existing vendors to push into the SDN space. Having a virtual storage appliance will shift the game significantly. Read on for Dave’s take on EMC’s upcoming offering.
Read more at: EMC’s Project Liberty — Hints of Things to Come?