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ALSO CALLED: Direct Attached Storage
DEFINITION: Direct-attached storage (DAS) is computer storage that is directly attached to one computer or server and is not, without special support, directly accessible to other ones. The main alternatives to direct-attached storage are network-attached storage (NAS) and the storage area network (SAN). For an individual computer user, the hard drive is the usual form of direct-attached storage. In an enterprise,  … 
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DASWhite Papers (View All Report Types)
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Dell vWorkspace Datasheet
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study talks about how one organization was able to implement cost-effective desktop virtualization that enables mobility and BYOD with access to applications from anywhere on any device.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc.

EMC Isilon Big Data Storage and Analytics Solutions
sponsored by EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper talks about the challenges that have plagued trational Hadoop deployments in the past and highlights a new solution that combats these challenges by providing integrated Hadoop support.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited

Surveillance Storage Solutions Guide
sponsored by Seagate Technology
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource and uncover an industry-leading vendor's hard drive options for surveillance systems.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Seagate Technology

Symantec Storage Foundation 6.1: Flexible Storage Sharing
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource explores a storage virtualization solution that combines shared and direct-attached storage together without the complexity, cost, or siloed appraoches to typical SAN management.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Symantec Corporation

Simplify the Data Center Network and Optimize Operations with LAN and SAN Convergence
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, explore the challenges in maintaining costs of virtualized data center operations, and unveil the benefits of converging local area network (LAN) and storage area network (SAN) to keep up with today's evolving needs.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Dell, Inc.

Re-enforcing a Reduced IT Infrastructure Model with High Availabilty
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: Do you want an affordable, advanced storage clustering solution with high availability? Discover how you can use LSI Syncro CS solution at a low-cost that is even simpler-to-deploy.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

LSI Corporation.

Building an Affordable, Fully Redundant Storage Appliance
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: A shared storage solution is critical to achieving many of the benefits of server virtualization. Find out how LSI Syncro CS solutions can help you get reliable and high availability shared storage now.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

LSI Corporation.

Affordable High Availability (HA) Delivers Convenience, Value and Improved Response Time to Retail Branches
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: Need to minimize the risk of server failures and optimize your inventory database? LSI shows why deploying HA servers at your retail branch locations is critical to adding value to your business.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

LSI Corporation.

Making Server Redundancy Affordable for Remote and Branch Offices
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: Setting up redundant servers with full data protection can be too expensive, complex, and impractical for many organizations. Read how ROBO sites deploying Syncro solutions can cost effectively give you business continuity and robust data protection.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

LSI Corporation.

LSI Syncro CS Solutions Performance Considerations
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: Want faster, affordable high availability deployment for DAS architecture? Read how Syncro CS solution, with LSI MegaRAID technology, can help you easily defeat cost and management problems.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

LSI Corporation.

Getting from Caching 1.0 to 2.0 with QLogic’s FabricCache QLE10000
sponsored by QLogic Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines today's server-based 1.0 caching approaches, and describes how the QLogic FabricCache 10000 Series Adapter capabilities go well beyond caching 1.0 to define enterprise caching 2.0, to enable application acceleration in single-server and multi-server, clustered environments.
Posted: 24 May 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

QLogic Corporation

Why EMC for IP Storage and Simple Unified Storage
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: There are many IP storage capabilities that are becoming increasingly critical requirements for all customers. And there are many vendors offering various IP-based storage solutions. This paper makes the case for choosing EMC for IP storage.
Posted: 04 Dec 2009 | Published: 03 Dec 2009

EMC Corporation

Storage Virtualization for the SMO
sponsored by StorMagic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Most SMO systems are managed by a small number of generalist administrators, the typical action has become replacing a full server with larger storage capacity.
Posted: 06 Oct 2008 | Published: 05 Oct 2008

StorMagic, Inc.

Strategies for Reducing Datacenter Power Consumption
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Strategies such as storage tiering, thin provisioning, and automated load balancing improve efficiency and utilization resulting in reduced power consumption.
Posted: 28 May 2008 | Published: 07 May 2008

Dell, Inc.

Breaking the Bottleneck - Solving the Storage Challenges of Next Generation Data Centers
sponsored by Isilon Systems
WHITE PAPER: This paper takes a holistic view of the data center, discusses each of these components individually, and explains how the crucial element of Storage has lagged behind advancements in Compute Power and the Network.
Posted: 31 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

Isilon Systems

Five Key Steps for Calculating ROI on a Tape Library Consolidation Project
sponsored by Datalink and Sun Microsystems
WHITE PAPER: Tape library consolidation can generate significant operational savings. This paper identifies the five key steps for calculating ROI and gives an outline to help determine financial implications and appropriate decisions related to library consolidation.
Posted: 14 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Datalink and Sun Microsystems

VMWare and Celeros SANs
sponsored by Celeros
WHITE PAPER: SANs have emerged as the best solution for advanced storage requirements. Download this white paper to learn more about SANs and how one solution that is integrated with VMWare can help you better manage your storage environment.
Posted: 18 May 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

Celeros

Avoiding Death by Complexity: Simplifying Management on the Enterprise IT Floor
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how a simpler, easier-to-manage IT environment has certain prerequisites.
Posted: 26 Apr 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Hewlett-Packard Company

Reduce Operating Expenses with SRM: Standards-based Approach Extends Management to Third-party Devices and Tape Libraries
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Efficiently managing your storage resources is becoming increasingly challenging. Download this white paper today and discover a strategic approach to monitoring and managing all aspects of your storage assets.
Posted: 22 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

Quantum Corporation

Benefits for Fibre Channel (FC) SANs
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: The growth of business data continues to explode along with the need to store it. Additional storage can be costly but Fibre Channel SAN's can save companies money, improve backup and simplified consolidation. Download to learn more.
Posted: 19 Dec 2006 | Published: 21 Sep 2006

NetApp

Managing Access Control through SAS Zoning
sponsored by PMC-Sierra, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) is gaining popularity in small SAN environments. Read this white paper to learn about SAS zoning and how it helps IT administrators create more flexible, scalable and efficient server networks that meet their business needs.
Posted: 06 Oct 2005 | Published: 01 Sep 2005

PMC-Sierra, Inc.
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DAS DEFINITION (continued): … Direct-attached storage (DAS) is computer storage that is directly attached to one computer or server and is not, without special support, directly accessible to other ones. The main alternatives to direct-attached storage are network-attached storage (NAS) and the storage area network (SAN). For an individual computer user, the hard drive is the usual form of direct-attached storage. In an enterprise, providing for storage that can be shared by multiple computers and their users tends to be more efficient and easier to manage.
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