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ALSO CALLED: Data Consolidation, Consolidation, Storage Centralization
DEFINITION: Storage consolidation, also called storage convergence is a method of centralizing data storage among multiple servers. The objective is to facilitate data backup and archiving for all subscribers in an enterprise, while minimizing the time required to access and store data. Other desirable features include simplification of the storage infrastructure, centralized and efficient management, optimized  … 
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Redefining the Economics of Storage: Flash at the Price of Disk
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper guides you through hot topics in storage today, including the state of storage economics in the enterprise, common barriers to flash adoption, and how one solution conquers the challenges of flash storage.
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Dell, Inc.

The Quest for Storage Efficiency - Real-time Compression on Unified Storage
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a state-of-the-art solution to meet growing storage requirements within the means of your constrained budget. Topics addressed are real-time compression, management components, TCO and more.
Posted: 17 Feb 2014 | Published: 02 Oct 2012

IBM

Shedding Light on Dark Data-David Hill of Mesabi Group for Pund-IT Review
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative article sheds light on "dark data" and illustrates a way to harness metadata and address the growing problem of dealing with unwanted, useless data.
Posted: 13 Feb 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2013

CommVault Systems, Inc.

6 Questions to Ask About Your Data Storage-Emily Wojcik byline for ILTA Peer to Peer Magazine
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this quick 1-page article, 6 questions are provided to help hash out what data is necessary to store, and what will only add clutter. Read on to discover how your organization can reduce long-term storage costs and improve records management by simply asking the right questions.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CommVault Systems, Inc.

Storage Switzerland: How Data Deduplication Impacts Recovery
sponsored by ExaGrid Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the impact that data deduplication has on recovery, and explains why implementation motives will impact each organization differently.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 07 Feb 2014

ExaGrid Systems, Inc.

SSD-Class Performance Without SSDs: Infinio Accelerator
sponsored by Infinio
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a storage strategy that relies on a network of virtual appliances that minimize I/O load on central data stores, allowing increased performance without adding significant administrative overhead.
Posted: 28 Jan 2014 | Published: 28 Jan 2014

Infinio

Leading Microprocessor Manufacturer Speeds Simulation Tests by 5x and Reduces Storage Footprint by 67% with Tintri
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines how one organization overcame the challenges of storage for the virtual environment in order to achieve 5x faster simulation test, reduce their storage footprint by 67%, and more.
Posted: 28 Jan 2014 | Published: 28 Jan 2014

Tintri

The Value of Off-Site Data Protection Services
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes an off-site data protection service that can keep electronic media secure while providing efficient retrieval with the help of high-specification service elements for magnetic, optical and solid-state media.
Posted: 23 Jan 2014 | Published: 23 Jan 2014

Iron Mountain

IBM Storwize V7000 performance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the benchmark results of a leading server/storage configuration. Obtain detailed information on the unique configuration that was tested as well as the specific architectural components of each.
Posted: 30 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2012

IBM

E-book - A Guide to the Flash Technology Market
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This guide provides the questions that can help prospective all-flash storage systems buyers to compare and contrast the various solutions available.
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Published: 24 Dec 2013

Pure Storage

Flash Storage for All: Improve Efficiency, Deliver Better Experiences and More
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how flash storage can preserve existing IT investments while boosting the performance and usability of your virtualization technologies.
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Published: 24 Dec 2013

Pure Storage

How Flash Storage Changes Everything
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses a flash storage solution that helps you overcome the typical barriers associated with this technology.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Pure Storage

Flash-optimized Data Progression
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource showcases how a flash-optimized storage solution has changed the economics of flash storage and opens up the use of flash to a broader set of deployments at a more accessible prince point.
Posted: 17 Dec 2013 | Published: 17 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

Dell EqualLogic Hybrid Array Leaves Competition in the Dust
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This short resource examines a next-generation hybrid array storage system that integrates the power of SSD and SAN storage capabilities. Read on now to learn about the benefits this cutting-edge technology can provide.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 10 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

Flash Ahead: Leveraging IBM FlashSystem to Dramatically Improve Application Performance and Data Center Economics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides deeper insight into all-flash storage systems that are designed to solve to problem of I/O wait time. Find out the benefits of deploying all-flash storage systems and getting started with flash.
Posted: 13 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

IBM

Flash-optimized storage: Improve I/O performance for less
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource showcases how a flash-optimized storage solution has changed the economics of flash storage and opens up the use of flash to a broader set of deployments at a more accessible price point.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc.

Conquer the I/O demands posed by storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to boost storage performance for I/O-intensive enterprise applications by optimizing workloads in virtual desktop, messaging and database environments.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc.

Storage Consolidation: 10 Benefits When Choosing the Right Technology
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this helpful resource, learn how storage consolidation can help you realize operational efficiencies and cost reductions, and explore what to look for in a platform for a consolidated storage environment.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

Dell, Inc.

Fidelity Information Services and IBM Storwize V7000 with IBM System Storage Easy Tier
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the benchmark results of a leading server/storage configuration. Obtain detailed information on the unique configuration that was tested as well as the specific architectural components.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2012

IBM

DataStream 1000 from Coho Data
sponsored by Coho Data
WHITE PAPER: This concise white paper highlights one vendor's solution to configure and deliver bottleneck-free private cloud storage. How, you say? With software-defined storage that is distributed across both the network switch and the commodity server back-end storage.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Coho Data

Bringing Order to IT Chaos in Remote Offices
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at this exclusive resource to find out how this converged infrastructure hardware can help you enable business success.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Dell India

Optimizing an Oracle® Database with Dell™ Compellent™ Automated Tiered Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to gain insight on automated tiered storage solution, and Data Progression offered by Dell Compellent storage systems. Learn about recommended best practices to implement Oracle databases with Dell Compellent Data Progression and learn how users can leverage Data Progression to optimize Oracle database performance.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Dell, Inc.

Blog Post: Changing the Economics of the Data Center
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to gain insight on Dell's new introduction to its storage portfolio. Read on to learn about the new features and capabilities and find out how this technology enables you to leverage SSD technology and offer high performing hosted exchange service and cloud servers.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 06 Aug 2013

Dell, Inc.

Gain Peace of Mind with a Private Cloud - Data Protection and Control
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores a converged platform that enables you to deploy a private cloud to give you control over your data and the peace of mind that it's fully protected and readily available whenever you need it. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Hitachi Data Systems

Taneja Group Reviews Hybrid Blade Arrays: The Storage Foundation for a Converged VDI Solution
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details a solution to virtualized desktop issues often caused by antiquated storage infrastructure and methods.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 28 Dec 2012

Dell and VMware
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STORAGE CONSOLIDATION DEFINITION (continued): …  resource utilization, and low operating cost.There are three storage consolidation architectures in common use: network-attached storage (NAS), redundant array of independent disks (RAID), and the storage area network (SAN). In NAS, the hard drive that stores the data has its own network address. Files can be stored and retrieved rapidly because they do not compete with other computers for processor resources. In RAID storage consolidation, the data is located on multiple disks. The array appears as a single logical hard drive. This facilitates balanced overlapping of input/output (I/O) operations … 
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