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Podcast: What Is Object Storage?
The explosive growth of unstructured data is stretching traditional file systems to their breaking point. While a few systems can handle the capacity demand, most struggle to deal with the number of files that must be stored, protected and made retrievable in the distant future.
Fortunately, Object Storage Systems can be very helpful in solving this challenge.
In this podcast George Crump, Chief Steward at Storage Switzerland will cover: What is object storage, when should you use it, and what to look for when purchasing an object-based storage system. Listen now to learn more.
SpeakerGeorge Crump Lead Analyst, Storage Switzerland
George Crump is Founder and Lead Analyst at Storage Switzerland, an analyst firm focused on the storage market place. Storage Switzerland works with end-users, suppliers and integrators with various consulting activities including white papers, presentations, case studies and lab testing. Mr. Crump has been working in the IT field since 1984 in positions with manufacturers and leading network integrators prior to focusing on storage in 1994.