Object vs. file vs. block storage bakeoff

Advantages of Object Storage and How It Differs from Alternatives

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Although the use cases for file and block storage are well-defined and have been around for decades, a third option has cropped up: object storage.

And with a new contender comes new questions: What's different about an object store? When should I use it? What use cases warrant it?

And, most importantly, what are the advantages of object storage?

This TechTarget-produced expert guide digs into the advantages of object storage and how it differs from other storage technologies. Download now for a rundown of key characteristics; a bakeoff between object, file, and block storage; and more.

Vendor:
Western Digital
Posted:
22 May 2019
Published:
20 May 2019
Format:
PDF
Type:
eGuide
Language:
English
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