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Storage Area Networks

A Storage Area Network (SAN) is a network designed to attach computer storage devices such as disk array controllers and tape libraries to servers. As of 2006, SANs are most commonly found in enterprise storage. A SAN allows a machine to connect to remote targets such as disks and tape drives on a network for block level I/O.
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White Paper Published By: Bell Micro     Published Date: Jun 14, 2010
This paper discusses how the IBM XIV Storage System's revolutionary built-in virtualization architecture provides a way to drastically reduce the costs of managing storage systems.
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bell micro, ibm xiv, storage system management, virtualization architecture, storage area networks
    
Bell Micro
White Paper Published By: Mimecast     Published Date: Feb 05, 2010
Email is possibly today's most important business tool but its use also carries many risks. Scalable, secure archiving, email continuity, data leak prevention - not to mention the constant onslaught of spam and malware - are just some of the issues that IT professionals have to deal with on a daily basis.
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mimecast, saas, software as a service, email archive, medium-size business
    
Mimecast
White Paper Published By: Mimecast     Published Date: Sep 30, 2008
Today, email management is not only a filing and storage challenge. Because law firms and attorneys must be equipped to take control of litigation, email authenticity must be unquestionable with strong chains of custody, constant availability, and tamper-proof security. This white paper summarizes the author's experiences of litigating in fractured environments, particularly as they pertain to email. Learn the 12 steps that will help you gain control of your electronically stored data.
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mimecast, saas, email solutions, evidence, security
    
Mimecast
White Paper Published By: Dell EMC     Published Date: Nov 03, 2016
What place should solid-state storage assume in your IT architecture? And what are the best options for the average data center to maximize the value of flash? This paper explores the current state of the technology, its common applications, innovations in solid-state chip technology, choices in solid-state drives and dispels the four most common myths surrounding flash. Discover how you can cost-effectively leverage this rapidly maturing technology.
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solid-storage, nvm, nand, ssd, backup and recovery
    
Dell EMC
White Paper Published By: Dell EMC     Published Date: Jun 29, 2016
EMC Isilon scale-out network-attached storage (NAS) is a simple and scalable platform to build a scale-out data lake and persist enterprise files of all sizes that scale from terabytes to petabytes in a single cluster. It enables you to consolidate storage silos, improve storage utilization, reduce costs, while providing you a future proofed platform to run today and tomorrow's workloads.
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network, storage, data, best practices, network attached storage
    
Dell EMC
White Paper Published By: Dell EMC     Published Date: Jun 29, 2016
Traditional DAS or Scale-out NAS for Hadoop Analytics? Here are our top 8 reasons to choose a Scale-Out Data Lake on EMC Isilon for Hadoop Analytics.
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emc isilon, storage, best practices, data, network attached storage
    
Dell EMC
White Paper Published By: Dell EMC     Published Date: Jun 29, 2016
EMC Isilon Cloudpools software provides policy-based automated tiering that lets you seamlessly integrate with the cloud as on additional storage tier for the isilon cluster at your data center. Learn more about groundbreaking software in this solution brief.
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data, storage, best practices, enterprise, management
    
Dell EMC
White Paper Published By: Dell EMC     Published Date: Jun 29, 2016
The EMC IsilonSD product family combines the power of Isilon scale-out NAS with the economy of software-defined storage. IsilonSD Edge is purpose built to address the needs associated with growing unstructured data in enterprise edge location including remote and branch offices. Read the solution brief to find out more about the power of software-defined storage combined with EMC Isilon.
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storage, data, best practices, enterprise, network attached storage
    
Dell EMC
White Paper Published By: Dell EMC     Published Date: Jun 29, 2016
IDC believes that EMC Isilon is indeed an easy to operate, highly scalable and efficient Enterprise Data Lake Platform. IDC validated that a shared storage model based on the Data Lake can in fact provide enterprise-grade service-levels while performing better than dedicated commodity off-the-shelf storage for Hadoop workloads.
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storage, data, enterprise, best practices, platform
    
Dell EMC
White Paper Published By: Comcast Business     Published Date: Jan 15, 2015
It’s the challenge businesses of every size wrestle with: How to improve employee productivity while driving down costs. Technology can help achieve that goal – when the right tools are used.
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comcast, technology, business, blueprint, plan
    
Comcast Business
White Paper Published By: General Atomics     Published Date: Jan 13, 2015
The term “Big Data” has become virtually synonymous with “schema on read” unstructured data analysis and handling techniques like Hadoop. These “schema on read” techniques have been most famously exploited on relatively ephemeral human-readable data like retail trends, twitter sentiment, social network mining, log files, etc.
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general atomics, big data, metadata, nirvana, hadoop
    
General Atomics
White Paper Published By: Copper River IT     Published Date: Dec 16, 2014
This white paper takes a close look at the importance of moving to an agile, high-performance, next-generation data center network with three key areas that need to be addressed in order to do so: The Data Center Interconnect, Cloud Connectivity, and Building Cloud-Aware Networks.
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copper river, copper river it, data center, sdn, software defined networking
    
Copper River IT
White Paper Published By: StorPool     Published Date: Nov 12, 2014
This paper also tries to explain in simple terms some of the jargon and practices in the storage industry. It is an attempt to demystify magic marketing statements and help the buyer to make a wise and educated choice.
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storpool, storage, best practices, servers, blades
    
StorPool
Free Offer Published By: WANdisco     Published Date: Oct 15, 2014
In this Gigaom Research webinar, the panel will discuss how the multi-cluster approach can be implemented in real systems, and whether and how it can be made to work. The panel will also talk about best practices for implementing the approach in organizations.
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wandisco, wan, wide area network, hadoop, clusters
    
WANdisco
White Paper Published By: EMC     Published Date: Sep 11, 2014
This paper outlines the top reasons for entry level storage and data protection from EMC, focusing on VNXe3200 and Data Domain DD2200 products.
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data storage, entry level data storage, data protection, emc, backup and recovery
    
EMC
White Paper Published By: Vision Solutions     Published Date: Aug 26, 2014
This paper will help you navigate the virtualization solutions available and explain how Hyper-V can benefit you.
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backup, high availability, disaster recovery, virtualization software, hyper-v
    
Vision Solutions
Webinar Published By: HP     Published Date: Jun 27, 2014
Following a series of in-depth interviews with Senior IT professionals in various industries this video provides their findings and the direct and in-direct value derived from using HPs Backup, Recovery and Archiving solutions.
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backup, recovery and archiving, hp solutions, storage, backup and recovery
    
HP
White Paper Published By: HP     Published Date: Jun 24, 2014
This ESG paper reports on the results of a series of in-depth interviews with senior IT professionals from different industries.
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intel, storage capabilities, storage infrastructure, storage capacity, storage requirements
    
HP
White Paper Published By: Cisco Systems     Published Date: Dec 23, 2013
Does your WAN provide sufficient performance and reliability for your remote-site users? In this guide, discover how to design a full-service network with secure, encrypted communications using Cisco Dynamic Multipoint VPN technology. Download Design Guide
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vpn, wan, cisco, cisco validated designs, cvds
    
Cisco Systems
White Paper Published By: Adobe     Published Date: Nov 25, 2013
Without document classification in play, it's impossible to know what to protect. The mobile ecosystem makes workers infinitely more productive, which is one reason that it won’t go away. This white paper explores the question: How can IT govern and protect content in such ad hoc and semi-structured environments? Please download whitepaper to learn more.
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document, document classification, document security, mobile, mobile workforce
    
Adobe
White Paper Published By: Hewlett-Packard     Published Date: Aug 02, 2013
This report documents the results of ESG Lab’s hands-on testing and validation of the HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 storage array, with a focus on autonomic simplicity, efficient unified storage, application performance, and resilience for mid-range enterprises.
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esg, storeserv, storage area networks, storage management, storage virtualization
    
Hewlett-Packard
White Paper Published By: Hewlett-Packard     Published Date: Aug 02, 2013
As the amount of information we generate grows, and as our relationship with information grows more complex, the race to innovate new products and services to help us harness information, manage it, and tap into it more easily intensifies. This paper discusses the continuing development of HP’s strategy for delivering Converged Storage that improves the ability of your business to capitalize on information. Building on the foundation provided by fusing industry-standard technologies, federated scale-out software, and converged management, HP is now extending Converged Storage into new solutions and segments with a new initiative that introduces the next evolution of this HP Converged Storage strategy and vision.
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storage, converged storage, backup and recovery, blade servers, ip storage
    
Hewlett-Packard
White Paper Published By: Wolfe     Published Date: Apr 18, 2013
Cloud services create a compelling case to move application processing and storage out of the data center and onto the network.
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ethernet, cloud, application processing, storage, data center
    
Wolfe
White Paper Published By: Netapp     Published Date: Apr 15, 2013
Flash Storage For Dummies explores the many uses and benefits of flash storage technology in the enterprise. From server cache and back-end storage cache to hybrid and all flash arrays, flash technology improves performance and increases reliability in storage infrastructures. It also reduces energy and real-estate costs in the data center.
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flash storage, enterprise, performance, storage infrastructure, infrastructure
    
Netapp
White Paper Published By: Netapp     Published Date: Apr 02, 2013
This document aligns the server hypervisor with the storage hypervisor by prescribing the best practices for deploying VMware® vSphere® 5 on clustered Data ONTAP.
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data center, virtualization, infrastructure, storage, netapp
    
Netapp
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