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Organizations everywhere are revamping their servers and networks with virtualization. But why are so many of these organizations still holding themselves back with legacy mechanical disk-based storage?

This white paper shows you how flash storage can preserve existing IT investments while boosting the performance and usability of your virtualization technologies. Read on to learn how to transform your organization with flash.

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