4 steps to perfecting storage refresh

5 Steps to the Perfect Storage Refresh: An Independent Process for Refreshing Storage


In the past, storage refresh was done semi-annually, and even then only performed when extra storage capacity was needed. Today however, refreshes are performed frequently to support a variety of needs including lowering costs, higher performance, and more.

This mindset can lead hasty refreshes with no real way to measure performance, and the very real danger of over-provisioning and wasting money.

Inside, learn 5 steps to perfecting the storage refresh cycle including

  1. Technology evaluation
  2. Product evaluation
  3. Infrastructure optimization
  4. And 2 more

As well as explore the importance of workload analysis to get insights into throughput, IOPS, and latency to ensure you neither over-provision nor under-provision your updated environment.

Virtual Instruments
10 Aug 2017
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