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SDS vs. traditional storage: What's right for you?

Switching over to a software-defined storage (SDS) model isn’t as easy as flipping a switch.  There are many different elements to consider, as well as different vendors out there. Do you know what’s right for your organization?

Learn some tips and tricks to gaining the most value from your SDS program to keep availability high and total cost of ownership low in this expert-eguide.

Click inside to discover:

  • Why now is a good time to move from traditional to SDS storage
  • Strategies for formatting your virtualized environment for the first time
  • How SDS fits in the larger software-defined architecture market
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    This has led to more reliable, enterprise capable SDS solutions for businesses.

    Check out this e-book to see the choices available for organizations looking to make a strategic move to software-defined storage.

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    Access this guide for an overview of the SDS landscape, including 6 things to expect from a quality SDS solution, a deep drive into its key features, an introduction to Ceph – a leading open-source SDS software, and a review of SoftIron’s HyperDrive storage solution.

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