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ALSO CALLED: Storage Network, Network Attached Storage
DEFINITION: Network-attached storage (NAS) is hard disk storage that is set up with its own network address rather than being attached to the department computer that is serving applications to a network's workstation users. By removing storage access and its management from the department server, both application programming and files can be served faster because they are not competing for the same processor  … 
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The Bridge From PACS to VNA: Scale-Out Storage
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This guide talks about the benefits of moving from PACS to a vendor-neutral archive for image archival, retrieval and management with a multi-phase approach built around a scale-out NAS solution.
Posted: 08 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

EMC & Arrow

EMC Isilon for Healthcare
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource provides information on a solution that reduces costs and improves operational efficiency by consolidating image data from each department PACS into a single, unified independent storage solution.
Posted: 08 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

EMC & Arrow

Improving Healthcare Data Management
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This guide talks about the challenges that are facing healthcare organizations when it comes to data storage. Traditional, siloed approaches are complicated and inefficient, especially in a contemporary setting. This white paper talks about a scale out NAS solution that reduces management complexity.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

EMC & Arrow

More Data Requires Scale-Out NAS for Video Surveillance Systems
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: Access this in-depth white paper and uncover the ins-and-outs of a game-changing NAS system to support your video surveillance system.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

EMC & Arrow

Top Five Reasons to Deploy EMC Isilon for Healthcare Information Systems
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper talks about the top 5 benefits of the EMC Isilon solution for healthcare. They include eliminate NAS islands, predictable scalability, and consolidating short and long term archive data.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

EMC & Arrow

Top Reasons to Choose EMC Isilon for Business Analytics
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper lists the top benefits for adopting an EMC Isilon scale-out storage solution for Hadoop analytics. This solution will lower operating and capital costs while allowing for more big data analytics capabilities
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

EMC & Arrow

EMC Isilon Scale-Out NAS for In-Place Hadoop Data Analytics
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This is a thorough guide to the benefits of Isilon from EMC. It gives the benefits that this scale-out NAS solution can have in terms of analytics as well as efficiency and reliability.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 29 Nov 2013

EMC & Arrow

EMC Isilon Big Data Storage and Analytics Solutions
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This solution brief talks about an innovative new approach to Hadoop analytics that is the industry's first and only scale-out NAS solution with native Hadoop support for greater integration capabilities.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

EMC & Arrow

Hadoop on EMC Isilon Scale-Out NAS
sponsored by EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how a new solution can be used to support a Hadoop data analytics workflow. It describes the core components involved as well as highlights the benefits that can be leveraged to gain reliable business insight quickly and efficiently while maintaining simplicity to meet the storage requirements of an evolving workflow.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited

EMC Isilon Scale-Out NAS for In-Place Hadoop Data Analytics
sponsored by EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows that storing data in EMC Isilon Scale-Out network attached storage optimizes data management for Hadoop analytics. Separating data from HDFS clients and storing it in an Isilon cluster provides scalability, efficiency, and workflow flexibility.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited

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

EMC Isilon Best Practices for Hadoop Data Storage
sponsored by EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the best practices for setting up and managing the HDFS service on an EMC Isilon cluster to optimize data storage for Hadoop analytics.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited

EMC’s Enterprise Hadoop Solution -- Isilon Scale-out NAS and Greenplum HD
sponsored by EMC IT Solutions India Private Limited
WHITE PAPER: This resource goes over the survey results of organizations looking to get more out of data analytics despite the growing stores of data they're accumulating. A solution and platform that can be paired to handle data growth and analytics is also considered.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2012

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

EMC Syncplicity With EMC Isilon
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This resource gives insight into the new strategies for the always on business world and highlights the benefits of an enterprise-grade file sync and sharing solution.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

EMC Corporation

Storage Trends Report
sponsored by Coho Data
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper gives the current trends and topics in the field of data storage and gives survey results from 158 customers highlighting which new technologies they're adopting.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Coho Data

Coho Hooks Network Virtualization into Scale-Out Storage
sponsored by Coho Data
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses how one vendor implemented software-defined networking (SDN) into its scale-out clustered architecture. Due to this addition, storage has resulted in very predictable scaling of performance with capacity, as well as achieving a competitive price point.
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 | Published: 13 Dec 2013

Coho Data

Smart SMEs - Use a Combination of Cloud and NAS for their Digital Storage Needs
sponsored by Seagate Technology
WHITE PAPER: This short guide talks about the benefits of combining cloud computing with network-attached storage for SMEs in terms of digital storage.
Posted: 19 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Seagate Technology

Seagate NAS - What's Driving Data Security and Remote Access Inside
sponsored by Seagate Technology
WHITE PAPER: Check out this brief, 1-page resource that delivers a NAS solution that provides simple, scalable and cost-effective ways to store and serve files securely over the network.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

Seagate Technology

Seagate Storage & Application Guide
sponsored by Seagate Technology
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive guide the future or storage is addressed, touching on the demands for storage devices, NAS, SSDs, and much more. Read on to learn why cloud storage is the new frontier.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

Seagate Technology

Rochelle Community Hospital Keeps a Healthy Storage Budget
sponsored by BridgeHead Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to learn how Rochelle Community Hospital addressed their storage challenges by implementing a tiered backup and archive management system that efficiently secured data without breaking budget constraints.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

BridgeHead Software

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Solutions
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: Check out this resource to explore a converged infrastructure that addresses today's top challenges and offers flexible and highly integrated turnkey options. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Hitachi Data Systems

The Disturbing Truth About Terascale and Petascale Storage
sponsored by Scality Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource reveals an unsettling truth about today's terascale and petascale storage challenges. Discover why traditional storage architectures are falling short and explore the concept of object storage and how it can help you overcome these and other critical obstacles. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 18 Nov 2013

Scality Inc.

Coffee Break: Embracing Tiered Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, you will discover tiering strategies that have emerged as an indispensable tool to cost-effectively harness the massive data growth.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc.

Accelerating network convergence in virtualized and cloud data centers
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover an innovative unified storage switch that provides a comprehensive platform and modular design that supports leading edge networking protocols – enabling IT organizations to converge LAN and SAN throughput in high I/O, virtualized environments.
Posted: 11 Nov 2013 | Published: 11 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc.
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NAS DEFINITION (continued): …  resources. The network-attached storage device is attached to a local area network (typically, an Ethernet network) and assigned an IP address. File requests are mapped by the main server to the NAS file server. Crafting a NAS Consolidation Plan -- Click here to listen to the podcastNetwork-attached storage consists of hard disk storage, including multi-disk RAID systems, and software for configuring and mapping file locations to the network-attached device. Network-attached storage can be a step toward and included as part of a more sophisticated storage system known as a storage area network … 
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