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The NetApp Storage Efficiency Guide
Believe it or not, the creation of a typical business file initiates a chain of events that causes that file to be copied well over 1,000 times in its lifetime.
So how does this affect storage in your data center? Have your users downloaded files and completely forgotten about them? Do your users refuse to delete old files because “you never know if you might need them?” Are you reluctant to purge data volumes because no one is quite sure who the owner of the data is, and what it’s used for?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, you’re not alone. This white paper explores how to ensure maximum storage efficiency that allows you to store all your data and accommodate rapid data growth without breaking the bank or overwhelming your staff. Read now to learn how to best utilize modern technologies such as:
- Thin provisioning
- Virtual cloning
- And more