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Storage Networking - Article Archives - Page 2

Big Data: What Could Go Wrong and What We Need to Do About It

August 22, 2016 |

Big Data storage, by its sheer volume, poses new difficulties. Yet there are strategies that improve information flow.

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VVOLs and VMware

September 22, 2015 |

Virtual Volumes (VVOLs) enable a VM to communicate its data management requirements directly to the storage array.

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10 Expert Tips for Better Data Storage

January 29, 2015 |

Flash, “strategic flash,” and tape are among the expert recommendations. Plus: storage pros disagree about private clouds.

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Lustre Buying Guide

January 05, 2015 |

The open source file system is popular in High Performance Computing (HPC) and Supercomputing environments.

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Top Ten Data Storage Trends that Emerged in 2014

December 15, 2014 |

In the data storage world, interest in software defined seems to have waned, while the cloud is on the way up.

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WAN Optimization Buying Guide

December 09, 2014 |

A top-of-the-line WAN network must be able to serve data rapidly to end user populations that are increasingly mobile and often global.

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Top 10 Ways to Improve Data Center Energy Efficiency

September 22, 2014 |

Data center energy efficiency becomes ever more important as storage needs continue to expand exponentially.

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File, Sync and Share Storage Buying Guide

August 07, 2014 |

File, synch and share tools for data storage have proliferated greatly in the last two years.

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Has Software Defined Jumped the Shark?

July 29, 2014 |

The term 'software defined' is now so over used it may have no meaning at all. Yet there are key factors to bear in mind for your SD deployment.

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SAS vs SATA

June 24, 2014 |

The SAS vs. SATA debate is often framed as the “price favorite” vs. the “enterprise favorite.” Here’s an in in-depth look at the issue.

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