Tiered storage News
March 19, 2014
BroadAspect CTO says he picked X-IO's ISE and Hyper ISE storage systems because of their unique hardware, not any software-defined features.
December 03, 2012
Hewlett-Packard looks to jump-start storage sales by adding the 3PAR StoreServ 7000, an EVA migration path, and a new archiving platform.
May 01, 2012
EMC-XtremIO speculation draws attention to growing list of startups selling all-flash arrays, as well as hybrid arrays with flash and disk for tiers.
September 26, 2005
There's a lot to know about tiered storage -- from key management practices to designing a system that best fits your business' needs. Whether you're new to the concept, looking for ways to implement it on a tight budget or a storage pro, our Tiered Storage Fast Guide offers a range of informative articles, webcasts, tips and more for a professional of any level.
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In this podcast, Evaluator Group strategist Randy Kerns looks in-depth at today's tiered storage model, including how it differs from flash caching. Continue Reading
Windows Server storage was a hot topic in the new release, which unveiled changes and new features that will help improve performance and efficiency. Continue Reading
Tier 0 (tier zero) is a level of storage that’s faster, and perhaps more expensive, than any other level in the storage hierarchy. Continue Reading
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SANsymphony-V R9.0.3 has boosted scalability to eight nodes and added support for persistent Tier-0 flash storage. Continue Reading
Brien Posey discusses who is using deduplicating disk arrays today and the latest dedupe tools in this Expert Answer. Continue Reading
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Expert Jacob Gsoedl outlines the various techniques hypervisor-aware storage systems use to achieve acceptable performance in virtual environments. Continue Reading
Brien Posey discusses how backup and archive can be accomplished using a single software platform today and common misconceptions about this approach. Continue Reading
Find out which of the most talked about performance tips of 2013 are the best ways to improve your data center. Continue Reading
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Leah Schoeb discusses the specific use cases for enterprise flash storage form factors in this Expert Response. Continue Reading
Leah Schoeb of Evaluator Group discusses the variety of enterprise SSD options available today in this Expert Answer. Continue Reading
Microsoft MVP Brien Posey explains how new features in Windows Server 2012 R2, such as native tiering and deduplication, affect storage management. Continue Reading