Storage not only plays a critical role in a company's IT strategy, it's also increasingly important to the survival of the overall business. Leslie Wood looks at why it's vital for IT departments to understand key storage issues, how to address them, and how these issues impact the entire enterprise.
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Strategies and Best Practices for Promoting Effective Storage Management
Another key issue to consider is which strategies and best practices best promote effective storage.
According to Bob Guilbert, vice president of marketing and business development at NSI Software, a basic starting point that many companies fail to consider is simply taking into account the company's actual storage needs as related to its overall business goals and requirements.