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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