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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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NAS Reports
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MSG Networks, Inc. Achieves MVP Performance Thanks to the Versatility and Flexibility of NAS Scale-Out Storage
sponsored by Qumulo
CASE STUDY: Moving into the digital realm meant MSG Networks Inc. needed to find a new, scalable storage system. In this case study, learn how they were able to do that by adopting a scale-out NAS system.
Posted: 03 May 2017 | Published: 03 May 2017

Qumulo

This Research Institute Cut Image Processing Time From Months to Days with modern Scale-Out Storage
sponsored by Qumulo
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn how The University of Utah's Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute were able to slash image processing times from months to days, scale performance linearly along with capacity, and more by adopting scale-out NAS
Posted: 02 May 2017 | Published: 02 May 2017

Qumulo

Modern Scale-Out Storage Helps Leading Telecommunications Provider Process Logs from Billions of Connections Per Day
sponsored by Qumulo
CASE STUDY: In this case study learn how a global telecommunications carrier was able to support theoretically limitless growth, provide real-time analytics, and more in their new scale-out NAS storage system.
Posted: 01 May 2017 | Published: 01 May 2017

Qumulo

Stemming The Unstructured Data Tide With Speedy Storage Systems
sponsored by Qumulo
EGUIDE: Use this guide to help you decide if your storage system is up to the challenge the unstructured data boom poses. In addition, learn how scale-out NAS & object storage each handle big data, the ideal design of a scalable NAS system, and how a modern scientific research institute uses their NAS system to analyze terabytes of data.
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 | Published: 07 Apr 2017

Qumulo

6 Storage Pros Talk About Getting a Grip on Machine Data With Scale-Out NAS Storage
sponsored by Qumulo
RESEARCH CONTENT: In this Taneja Group field report, learn how a scale-out NAS system can help you get a grip on your machine data. Read on to see how 6 customers in a variety of industries used their NAS system to store, manage, and curate mission-critical data.
Posted: 07 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Qumulo

Impact Report on A New NAS File-Based Storage System
sponsored by Qumulo
RESOURCE: This 451 impact report explores one file-based NAS storage system that can deliver the hierarchical, file-based access model you're familiar with as well as the scalability, flexibility, and analytical capabilities needed to compete in the business world. Download now to learn more.
Posted: 06 Apr 2017 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Qumulo

Crafty Apes Relied on Their Modern Scale-Out Storage when 2D Compositing for La La Land
sponsored by Qumulo
RESOURCE: Find out what makes Crafty Apes', a visual effects studio's storage system so reliable in this case study. Learn how they gain high performance to meet throughput demands for real-time compositing, lower costs compared to other scale-out vendors, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2017 | Published: 05 Apr 2017

Qumulo

How Atomic Fiction's Explosive New Storage System Simplified Storing I/O Intensive Projects
sponsored by Qumulo
RESOURCE: Find out why Atomic Fiction, a visual effects studio, adopted a new data-aware scale-out NAS storage system, and were able to gain real-time analytics for actionable intelligence on data and storage usage, live dashboard and API integration, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2017 | Published: 05 Apr 2017

Qumulo

Why Object Based Storage is The Smart Choice For Your Cloud Data
sponsored by Scality Inc.
EGUIDE: Download this e-guide to learn why object storage might be the best choice for your organization's cloud storage needs. Inside, learn why object storage is overtaking file storage in big data management, 6 reasons IoT storage should be object-based, and more.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Scality Inc.

Quorum 4.0 Release Webinar
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WEBCAST: Discover a disaster recovery solution that has recently introduced, unified UI, Any-point-in-time-Recovery, workload tagging, encryption at rest and 30% compression.
Posted: 30 Jan 2017 | Premiered: Jan 24, 2017

QuorumLabs Inc.

A Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide to Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: In this 13-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at how the technology cuts the numbers of discrete skills and associated costs while demanding that those who remain retrain to ensure they know how to manage all parts of the stack – and the organisation implements it with care and an understanding of the risks.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 24 May 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Boost Your Efficiency and Resiliency with Object Storage
sponsored by HGST
WHITE PAPER: In our age of explosive data growth and the need for rapid reaction times, are your SAN and NAS appliances good enough? In this research report, tackle these modern storage management challenges, and learn why object storage just might be the right technology to alleviate them.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

HGST

Storage trends 2016: Storage priorities, cloud appliances and NAS vs object storage
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: This guide offers a collection of our most popular articles on storage-related issues from the first few months of 2016.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 18 Apr 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

A New NAS System That Lets You Focus on Your Business, not Your File Storage
sponsored by TechData - HPE
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a NAS program for file storage that offers simple dense capacity expansion in 2U beyond 12LFF drives, efficient non-intrusive deduplication and compression, and more. Then, learn how this system stacks up against its 3 big competitors.
Posted: 19 Apr 2017 | Published: 19 Apr 2017

TechData - HPE

Solid State Drives are Changing the Future of NAS Apps
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
EGUIDE: Access this eGuide to learn how solid state drives (SSD) will affect the future of primary and secondary network attached storage (NAS) applications.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 06 Dec 2016

Dell EMC and Intel®

The Truths Behind SDS and the New NAS
sponsored by Elastifile
EGUIDE: Sleek and redesigned, NAS is making a comeback – rivaling object storage's ability to meet enterprise performance requirements. Vendors are also claiming that SDS is increasing efficiency of SAN/NAS but are they full of hot air? Find out more about the sleek, scale-out NAS design and the truth behind these claims.
Posted: 02 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Elastifile

Unifying Data Access with a Cross-Cloud Scale-Out File System
sponsored by Elastifile
WHITE PAPER: A scale-out file system may be able to deliver the data intelligence and workload consolidation services necessary to provide organizations with a competitive edge. Access this white paper to learn how it can solve the top ten storage challenges.
Posted: 28 Nov 2016 | Published: 28 Nov 2016

Elastifile

Back to the Future – The Case For The Universal Distributed File System
sponsored by Elastifile
WEBCAST: Tune into this webcast to learn more about the three data constraints created by our traditional methods of data storage. In addition, hear why ESG founder and senior analyst, Steve Duplessie, believes a universal file system can help overcome these constraints.
Posted: 15 Nov 2016 | Premiered: Oct 31, 2016

Elastifile

Scale-out Set to Eclipse Scale-up for Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Curvature
EGUIDE: Scale-up storage has served us well for the last two decades. Now, scale-out is poised to take over. Despite the scale-up market's current strength, the move into hyperscale computing, and the thought of increasingly larger arrays is causing concern.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

Curvature

IBM Spectrum Storage Suite: Meeting Industry Needs for Software Defined Storage
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights IBM's portfolio of SDS offerings that offer a broad range of functions supported on heterogonous storage platforms and architectures. Access now to see how you can easily deploy this SDS platform and automate your storage management and operations.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

IBM

Scale-Out NAS vs. Object Storage
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EZINE: This issue of storage magazine explores the strengths and weaknesses of scale-out NAS and object storage, offering expert advice on how to choose the right option for your enterprise's needs. Also discover tips to improve your storage efficiency, a breakdown of enterprise file sync and share deployment models, and more.
Posted: 03 Aug 2016 | Published: 03 Aug 2016

SearchStorage.com

Object Storage Architecture Removes File Crawl Issues
sponsored by Cloudian
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, find out the many differences of object storage that make it that much more efficient and economical fit for your enterprise, such as active or cold archiving, search, analytics, and more.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

Cloudian

Object Storage Vendors Push NAS Out of the Enterprise
sponsored by Cloudian
EGUIDE: Discover 8 object storage use cases where traditional storage systems can't compete, and 5 reasons why it may be more suitable for your organization, such as scalability, resiliency, standards-based accessibility, and more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

Cloudian

Bling Inside – Servers Get Flashy with Solid State
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EZINE: In this issue of Storage magazine, discover how to effectively inject new life into DAS and revive legacy storage architectures with server-side solid-state. Read on to access an article exploring state of the art of tape, and discover why it still has a solid place in enterprises as an archive tier.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

SearchStorage.com

Everything You Need to Know about Object Storage
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EZINE: In this issue of Storage Magazine, examine object storage's scalability, resiliency, accessibility, security and manageability, as the foundation of today's cloud storage. Read on to also learn about the HDFS support storage vendors offer to enable processing using more traditional storage infrastructures.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

SearchStorage.com
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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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