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.
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 …
Enterprise organizations deploy a wide range of operating systems, applications, servers, and storage to meet their global business needs. To be successful, they require more than just fast backup and recovery. They must actively manage, access, and leverage data across storage tiers and wherever it resides. And they need the freedom to deploy the storage and infrastructure that best meets their budget and performance requirements.
Forrester surveyed IT profs in MMBs. Survey asked about current environment, factors driving investment & future investment plans for flash.
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 …