Analyst paper outlining storage challenges, and the value of the all-flash data center as a means to achieving maximum business value from data and app performance. Includes tips for gaining support from business leaders.
A common perception among business leaders is that the cloud is simple—an easy way to provide and consume scalable, inexpensive compute/storage resources on demand. But IT infrastructure and operations teams know differently: While it’s relatively easy to implement a cloud instance, it’s difficult to implement a cloud strategy that will meet the range of business needs in the digital era.
In fact, as businesses rely more and more on clouds to run their workloads, the complexity is …
Forrester surveyed IT profs in MMBs. Survey asked about current environment, factors driving investment & future investment plans for flash.
A new class of storage promises to revolutionize file data management with scalability, simplicity, and cost benefits that traditional network-attached storage (NAS) can’t deliver. Files have become more numerous, much larger, and they’re being accessed over longer periods of time. NAS’s ability to scale, deliver adequate performance, and do so economically is increasingly strained. Read this report to learn about a new approach that addresses both the scalability and cost concerns by …
Understand your options for workload automation. In this IT Central Station report, real Workload Automation (WLA) users discuss their experiences with WLA tools and the functionality they find most useful for meeting IT and business requirements.
Learn how you can:
• Extend the value of WLA through simple, cost-effective integration
• Improve user productivity with templates, self-service, and unified visibility
• Discover and resolve scheduling issues quickly …