When it comes to increasing the capacity of IT systems you can either scale “vertically” by increasing the power or storage of a given device or piece of software, or “horizontally’ by adding new devices or instances of that software. In this 12-minute video, Solace CTO Shawn McAllister explains why horizontally scaling message brokers doesn’t work as well as horizontally scaling other assets like applications, and why our high-capacity appliance provides you with a better solution.

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Solace technology enables open data movement by routing information between applications, devices and people across clouds using open APIs and protocols. Open data movement helps companies modernize legacy applications and successfully pursue analytics, big data, cloud computing and Internet of Things strategies. Innovators and leaders in a wide range of industries and around the world have used Solace technology to become more agile and efficient, to improve decision making and to offer their customers innovative data-driven services.