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ALSO CALLED: Virtualization, Storage-based Virtualization, Host-based Virtualization, SV, NAS Virtualization, SAN Virtualization, Block Virtualization, Storage Subsystem Virtualization, File Virtualization, Disk Virtualization, Network-based Virtualization, Storage Device Virtualization
DEFINITION: File virtualization is the creation of an abstraction layer between file servers and the clients that access those file servers. Once deployed, the file virtualization layer manages files and file systems across servers, allowing administrators to present clients with one logical file mount for all servers. The file servers continue to host file data and metadata. While this arrangement may seem to  … 
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Enhancing Database Environments with NetApp Storage
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Many businesses today rely on databases for activities like transaction processing and analytics. However, they still may have trouble with their database in terms of service. This white paper outlines how to overcome these challenges with the right storage platform.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

NetApp

Nimble Storage for VMware View VDI
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WHITE PAPER: Continue on to this exclusive white paper to find out about adaptive storage that can handle peak workloads and steady state-operations.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Dec 2014

Nimble Storage

Adaptive Flash Platform Interactive Model
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SOFTWARE DEMO: Download this complimentary demo now for an interactive look at a flash platform, its hardware features, and an overview of its reference architecture.
Posted: 19 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 19 Dec 2014

Nimble Storage

Citrix Validated Solution with Citrix, Cisco, and Nimble Storage
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper describes the detailed architecture and configuration of a Citrix Validated solution (CVS), offering up high-level design information that describes architecture the CVS is based on.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 17 Dec 2013

Nimble Storage

ESG Storage Solutions Brief Nimble Maintains its 'Status Grow'
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper explores how startup Nimble is making waves in the storage marketplace.
Posted: 16 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Aug 2014

Nimble Storage

Master Layering to Help VDI Management
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EGUIDE: Access this expert e-guide to learn the various factors to consider with respect to layering such as third party vendor tools, flexibility, and more to master layering for VDI environments. Additionally, examine the latest layering tools available on the market and how IT professionals' role will play into the layering experience.
Posted: 16 Dec 2014 | Published: 16 Dec 2014

Unidesk Corporation

CIO Spotlight - Managing Costs and Risks in a Virtual Environment
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WHITE PAPER: Download this important white paper now to uncover five crucial considerations for implementing a data management strategy that will enable you to adopt a fully built virtual infrastructure.
Posted: 15 Dec 2014 | Published: 15 Dec 2014

CommVault

Using SSDs to Reduce Storage Bottlenecks in Virtualized Environments
sponsored by Micron Technology
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how to use SSDs to prevent storage bottlenecks in virtualized environments.
Posted: 15 Dec 2014 | Published: 15 Dec 2014

Micron Technology

CommVault VM Archival and Retirement Video
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VIDEO: This brief video details how to use the Virtual Machine archiving tool to eliminate VM sprawl problems.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 18 Jul 2014

CommVault

IBM FlashSystem V840: The Nexus of Storage Services and Performance
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper details a high performance storage solution with storage services and its benefits.
Posted: 11 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Avnet

Enterprise Storage: The Foundation for Application and Enterprise Availability
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WHITE PAPER: This IDC white paper takes an expert look at the importance of application and system availability and explores how a growing number of organizations are currently addressing high-availability needs with respect to their storage environments.
Posted: 11 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

NetApp

Maximize Data Center Performance With Optimized Memory and Storage Solutions
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the benefits of optimizing your storage with Micron's storage solutions.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Micron Technology

CBRE Asia Pacific Gets Business Continuity with Veeam
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VIDEO: This short video details how CBRE, the world's largest commercial real estate services firm, worked with Veeam to become an "always-on" business with high availability and business continuity.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 07 Nov 2014

Veeam Software

A Closer Look at Hyper-Converged Storage Today
sponsored by SwiftStack
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, examine hyper-converged storage with the experts at SearchVirtualStorage.com.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

SwiftStack

Amazon Glacier Puts the Freeze on Tape
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EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn from the expert at SearchCloudComputing.com about Amazon's entrance into the cloud archiving market with their Glacier service.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

SwiftStack

A Closer Look at Hyper-Converged Storage Today
sponsored by Maxta
EGUIDE: In this e-Guide, examine hyper-converged storage with the experts at SearchVirtualStorage.com. Learn what the technology is and gain an in-depth look at some of the options available to you today.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

Maxta

Storage magazine: 6 Hot Technologies for 2015
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EZINE: In the December 2014 issue of Storage magazine, our editorial staff reveals their 6 hot technologies for 2015. Other features in this month's issue include the latest results of our Tape Libraries Quality Awards survey, insights into the benefits of software-defined storage and more!
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

SearchStorage.com

VDI can go mainstream thanks to improved storage: Video
sponsored by Dell
VIDEO: In this video, expert Brian Madden discusses storage for VDI, including what customers are looking for and how to choose the best suited VDI for their storage needs.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 04 Dec 2014

Dell

Unified Software: Defined Storage for OpenStack Datasheet
sponsored by Nexenta
DATA SHEET: This resource highlights a vendor that delivers secure, high performance, ultra-scalable cloud and virtualization optimized open source storage software solutions.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

Nexenta

VDI can go mainstream thanks to improved storage: podcast
sponsored by Dell
PODCAST: Access this podcast to listen to expert Brian Madden discuss with a Dell representative about storage for VDI. Explore what todays customers are looking for in order to choose the right VDI architecture for storage needs.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Premiered: Dec 3, 2014

Dell

Virtual SAN Storage Policy-Based Management: This Changes Everything!
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines a radically simple storage approach for virtualized environments that delivers agility while remaining cost effective. Read on to learn what this policy-driven, self-tuning storage solution can do for you.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

VMware

Three Compelling Reasons for VMware Virtual SAN
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn 3 compelling reasons to consider VMware Virtual SAN. Storage is evolving, and everyone is looking for new ways to deliver more performance while cutting costs. Read on to learn how this approach gives you the flexibility to meet changing demands and handle data growth and storage complexity.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Dec 2014

VMware

The Evolution of Disaster Recovery with VMware Virtual SAN
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines how Virtual SAN from VMware is well-suited for disaster recovery implementations because it lets enterprises improve storage operations in 5 main ways.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Dec 2014

VMware

Seven Reasons to Consider Virtual SAN
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource explore how Virtual SAN takes a new approach to storage by applying the principles of the software-defined data center to storage in order to create a high-performance, cost-effective alternative to virtualized environments. Read on to learn 7 things that make this solution truly unique.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Dec 2014

VMware

All-Flash Enterprise Storage: Defining the Foundation for 3rd Platform Application Availability
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper to learn about a vendor that provides flash-optimized systems that deliver flash performance and availability.
Posted: 01 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

NetApp
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STORAGE VIRTUALIZATION DEFINITION (continued): …  add IT overhead unnecessarily, file virtualization provides several key advantages, including a global namespace to index files on network file servers. In addition, this virtual file storage consolidation allows excess storage capacity to be shared between file servers. Data migrations can be conducted between file servers transparently to end users and applications, which is ideal in a tiered storage infrastructure. In short, file virtualization allows companies to access isolated ("stranded") storage capacity on network file servers and perform seamless file migrations among them. … 
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