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Server-Side, Converged Storage vs. Shared Storage

As I discussed at a recent event and covered in one of our top-read articles, “How Will Storage Controller Technology Evolve in 2014?“, this may be a year of significant change in the way we architect storage. 750 more words

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What Does Software-Defined Mean For Data Protection?

What is the role of data protection in today’s increasingly virtualized world? Should organizations look towards specialized backup technologies that integrate at the hypervisor or application layer or should they continue utilizing traditional backup solutions to safeguard business data? 965 more words

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What Does Software-Defined Mean For Data Protection?

What is the role of data protection in today’s increasingly virtualized world? Should organizations look towards specialized backup technologies that integrate at the hypervisor or application layer or should they continue utilizing traditional backup solutions to safeguard business data? 975 more words

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Choosing The Right Flash Storage Architecture For Virtual Data Centers

When effectively implemented, flash storage technologies can help remedy storage IO contention issues and deliver a performance benefit to virtualized applications. It is important, however, for IT planners to find ways of augmenting virtual machine (VM) performance without discarding their investment in existing storage systems. 1,838 more words

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Software-Defined Storage Optimized for Hyper-V

The power of server virtualization comes from the abstraction of hardware resources, which, in turn, efficiently delivers those resources to virtual machines. Thanks to that abstraction, these virtual machines are now free to move across physical hosts in order to enhance resource load balancing and maintain high availability. 1,453 more words

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Visualizing Before Adopting the Big Three Storage Trends

In a recent paper entitled “3 Storage Trends, 1 Crucial Question” by Phil Godwin, Vice President of Marketing at Clear Tech, the author describes three storage trends: Flash Storage, Tiered Storage and Cloud Storage. 781 more words

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