IT Management  >   Systems Design and Development  >   Architectures  >   Storage Architectures  >  

DAS

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
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,  … 
Definition continues below.
DASReports
26 - 35 of 35 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
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

PS Series Best Practices Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server in an iSCSI SAN
sponsored by EqualLogic, Inc.
PRODUCT LITERATURE: This Technical Report describes how to use EqualLogic PS Series storage in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 environment.
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

EqualLogic, Inc.

Virtual Servers Need Virtual Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
PRODUCT LITERATURE: Consolidation is a common trend in many IT environments, providing benefits such as improved hardware resource utilization, easier management, and lower costs. For storage, consolidation is accomplished by moving data off of direct attached storage (DAS) inside the server onto a shared pool of storage in a storage area network (SAN).
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 | Published: 25 Jun 2010

Dell, Inc.

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.

Trimble Migrates from Direct Attached Storage to iSCSI
sponsored by Adaptec, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Storage Area Network (SAN) and selected iSCSI, an IP-based SAN relies on standard Ethernet components. This new technology would provide higher levels of data availability, increased scalability, and greater utilization with simplified management.
Posted: 18 Jul 2004 | Published: 01 Jan 2003

TOPICS:  DAS | iSCSI SAN
Adaptec, Inc.
26 - 35 of 35 Matches Previous Page    1 2    Next Page
 
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.
DAS definition sponsored by SearchStorage.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary
Browse by Report Type:
DAS White Papers | DAS Multimedia | DAS IT Downloads

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2014, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement