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4 Data Protection Approaches for Object Stores
If you have billions and billions of files and you want to use a storage system that doesn't have the restrictions of a standard file system, you can utilize an object store.
Check out this expert video, featuring independent expert Howard Marks, to learn more about object store and four different data protection methods used for this type of storage, including conventional RAID, object replication/dispersal, object replication with RAID and erasure and dispersal codes.
SpeakerHoward Marks Chief Scientist, DeepStorage.net
In over 25 years as an independent consultant, Howard has built and/or re-engineered server and storage infrastructures and networks for organizations from Borden Foods and the State University of New York at Purchase to accounting and law firms. He started testing and reviewing products at PC Magazine in the late '80s and has written hundreds of articles and product reviews for Network World, Network Computing and InformationWeek amongst others. Howard has spoken at COMDEX, Interop, Networks Expo and developed training programs for organizations including JP Morgan and American Express.