Saturday, July 31, 2021

Elizabeth M. Ferrarini

Killer Apps For Your Storage Area Network

Trade press articles might have you believing that virtualization tops the list of SAN killer apps. Paul Massiglia, co-author of Storage Area Networks - A Complete...

Storage Author Talks About Virtualization And More

If you want to learn about SANs, NAS devices, I-SCSI and InfiniBand, you do far worse than reading the second edition of Marc Farley's tome -- Building...

Storage and Content Management’s Love/Hate Relationship

Content management systems need robust storage management. These systems rely on complex databases and must store metadata, usage statistics, user data, and the content itself. ...

SANs: Here Today, More To Come Tomorrow

Storage area networks (SANs) have rapidly become a major component of enterprise computing. The idea of putting storage systems on their own network offers flexibility, scalability and...

Before Trouble Strikes: Part 2

In Part 1, we began a checklist to help key individuals in your organization prepare a recovery plan in case of earthquake, significant power outage, or...

Before Trouble Strikes: Part I

In 1992 Hurricane Andrew put 39 major data centers out of commission. And in 1993 the World Trade Center bombing caused 21 data centers to shut down....

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