sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
Posted:  17 Oct 2006
Premiered:  Oct 18, 2006, 09:00 EDT (13:00 GMT)
Format:  Audio
Type:  Podcast
Language:  English

While 'Tiered Storage' has been a storage industry buzz word for several years, its justification and value have been twisted and misconstrued by vendors and analysts alike.

Listen to this Podcast and learn about three facts that probably don't coincide with what your pre-conceived notions of tiered storage are such as:

  • Tiered storage should costs less than your tier 1
  • It should be simple and easy to implement
  • No vendor lock-in

You will also learn what the real benefits of virtualization for your IT storage.


Hu Yoshida
Chief Technology Officer, Hitachi Data Systems
Hu Yoshida is responsible for defining the technical direction for Hitachi Data Systems. He was instrumental in defining the Hitachi TrueNorth™ initiative, a collaborative approach to develop open standards for storage management. Today, he leads the company's effort in addressing data lifecycle requirements to meet compliance, governance, and operational risk issues.

Data Recovery | Storage Infrastructure | Storage Resource Management | Storage Resource Management Software | Storage Security | Tiered Storage

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