HDS Business Continuity Services

HDS Business Continuity Services

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As IT departments and storage planners look at best practices and technologies to reduce ownership costs, a tiered storage approach should be investigated. Tiered storage enables data and applications to be stored on tiers that vary in performance, cost, availability, recoverability, etc. The potential to lower storage-related operating costs (OPEX) over three years with tiered storage has been measured at around 15 percent, when compared to a single-tiered architecture. This paper characterizes cost-savings areas, calculation methods, and proofs related to reducing labor, capital expense (CAPEX), waste, and infrastructure with a tiered storage architecture.

Author

John S. Webster
Vendor:
Hitachi Data Systems
Posted:
26 Sep 2006
Published
21 Aug 2006
Format:
PDF
Length:
7 Page(s)
Type:
White Paper
Language:
English
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