The rise of cloud computing is changing disaster recovery, but most enterprises will keep some on-site storage.
Well-established tech companies and some newcomers are jumping into the software-defined storage business.
This technology could help eliminate bottlenecks and make flash, storage and applications faster.
Large enterprises and service providers have been experimenting with OpenStack, and the rest of the storage industry is beginning to take notice.
Hot storage products like XtremIO 4.0 and VMAX3 were on display at EMC World 2015.
Given the hype around Software Defined Storage, it’s important for users to understand the potential problems.