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This section takes on late-breaking business and partnership news written for industry insiders.
Data-classification initiatives increasingly rely on business value criteria, necessitating a move toward auto-classification using system-generated metadata.
Establishing a strict storage model will help you contain costs and manage capacity growth.
In the first part of a three-part series on storage resource management, we look at what SRM tools are good for-and where improvements are required.
News Analysis Trends
It has been two years since the last major update of EMC ControlCenter (ECC), but the company this month began shipping version 6.
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) has raised the stakes in the enterprise storage game with the launch of a bigger, faster version of its high-end disk array complete with thin provisioning, virtualization services, and a new approach to providing services-oriented storage.
NEC, a major player on the global IT scene for more than four decades, is taking a crack at the North American storage market with the launch of a new series of modular disk arrays that can scale to more than a petabyte with zero downtime.
Data de-duplication has, to date, been relegated almost solely to the role of a space-saving technology for backup solutions.
Each month, InfoStor rounds up timely new product announcements, providing a buyer?s guide for professionals.
Although many SMBs have yet to install SANs, those companies are missing out on advantages in the areas of storage management, capacity planning, asset utilization, and data protection.
As storage professionals, you may already be aware of, or may be participating in, a couple of relatively new Websites/projects, but in case you’re not, we encourage you to check out www.wikibon.org and www.storagemarkets.com.