Jason Grant

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Jason Grant

About Jason Grant

Jason Grant, Director, Storage & Data Solutions Jason leads the strategy and management of the company's Enterprise Storage and Data Protection products and related service offerings. A seasoned technologist with 20 years of experience, he and his team work with leading manufacturers to design and implement advanced solutions with leading edge and emerging technologies. Having a keen understanding of his customers' unique situations, Jason helps solve their most pressing challenges from enterprise data storage to infrastructure virtualization, while preparing them for the future. Prior to architecting IT solutions at Veristor, Jason was on the customer side himself as the Senior Storage Architect for Beazer Homes. He led the enterprise and remote office storage and data protection initiatives, transforming critical infrastructure components. During his time at Beazer, Jason designed and deployed solutions to meet capacity and performance needs within budget, and devised the comprehensive data protection strategy for multiple geographic locations. When he isn't introducing the latest technological advances to customers, Jason is playing guitar, dabbling in home automation, or traveling with his wife and two daughters.
Manager, Solutions Architecture
November 19th, 2019|

Six Ways that Consumption-based IT Delivers Business Value

(and how this model streamlines IT operations so they can help the business succeed, too) Building and running infrastructure is no easy job – you’ve either got to build it from the ground up, buy it from the public cloud, or figure out how to combine the two, optimally and efficiently. There are certainly advantages [...]

October 22nd, 2019|

Top 9 Data Storage Trends to Watch – and Why

(it’s not all flash) Storage technology is silently making a major shift as it moves to an all-flash, AI-driven, software-defined, and automated model to better manage data protection systems. As a result, now is the perfect time to consider your existing storage infrastructure and if it needs a revamp to enable an environment that’s predictive, [...]

October 1st, 2019|

How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Your Infrastructure Run Itself

(and free up your IT staff so they can focus on the business) It’s an understatement to say that managing infrastructure is not easy. If you are like most IT professionals, you’ve probably spent a great deal of time dealing with issues that disrupt your applications and business availability. You’ve likely also spent hours and [...]

July 10th, 2018|

Here’s How to Put Unstructured Data in its Place

In a previous article, we discussed the ways in which hybrid cloud storage equips storage administrators with a powerful tool to help manage data more efficiently, making it fast and easy to “cloud out” cold data or move performance-intensive data sets from the cloud to the highest tier of on-premises storage. In this article, we take [...]

July 3rd, 2018|

Secondary Storage: The Antidote for Ransomware

(why a good snapshot is a great defense) Cybercriminals are changing their tactics. As surprising as it might sound, they no longer always ask for a ransom. Instead, they often find satisfaction in breaching your infrastructure and simply deleting your data. No demands, no asking for payment—your data is just gone, and there’s nothing you [...]

June 28th, 2018|

Is It Time to Consolidate Your Legacy Silos onto Secondary Storage?

(In these four cases, it can lower storage costs and make life a lot easier for IT) Many enterprises find themselves with legacy storage that’s been collected over the years. Multiple vendor storage systems, each with its own interface, can make the management and maintenance process of these systems fragmented and inefficient for IT teams. [...]

May 17th, 2018|

How Data Mobility is Your On-Ramp to the Cloud

With so much talk about cloud-native applications, it’s easy to forget that there’s still a lot to accomplish by moving your traditional enterprise applications to the cloud. But, there are also a lot of challenges. Traditional applications were made for the data center, with fast, ultra-reliable hardware behind them. Moving them – or lifting and [...]

April 26th, 2018|

Dealing with the Data Explosion

A Great All-Flash-Array Could be Your Ticket to Better Scalability – and More Today, data is growing at an unprecedented rate. To give you an example of how much, consider this: Humans are creating 200 million emails every minute. On average, 52 million photos are added to Instagram each day. It’s estimated that healthcare data [...]

April 5th, 2018|

Three Practical Reasons to Manage Storage from a Hybrid Cloud Platform

Meet Your Increasing Needs for Data Storage “Ah, so much data, and so little time.” If you find yourself talking or thinking along these lines, you’re not alone. The amount of data companies generate and retain is growing significantly, if not exponentially. This has companies constantly searching for a better way to meet their [...]

April 3rd, 2018|

Hybrid Cloud Storage: An Early Win in the Fight Against Runaway Cloud Costs

How Cloud Storage Helps with Speed, Data Portability, and Security Too When it comes to provisioning the storage and computing resources their applications need, today’s developers now have the luxury of choice between on-premises infrastructure and the public cloud. Unfortunately, the public cloud is proving to be just that - a luxury. Public cloud costs [...]