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AFAs ensure storage is an infrastructure bottleneck no more

As businesses develop their infrastructure and applications, they find that storage is frequently the main bottleneck affecting the customer experience. Traditional storage input/output (I/O) is insufficient for the fast processors and networks being deployed.

Because storage needs are ever increasing, systems have to step up their breadth of capabilities—even flash.

In this 12-page buyer’s guide, Computer Weekly experts address your capacity concerns and look at:

  • The race to develop memory products to meet rocketing data processing needs
  • New approaches to storage as all-flash arrays face ever-rising demand
  • How to maximize your storage investment
  • Key performance attributes of storage media, and how IT leaders can get the best out of it
  • And more 

These are also closely related to: "SCM New-Generation Storage Media"

  • Supply Chain Trends for 2021 and Beyond

    In the second quarter of 2021, the Enterprise Strategy Group completed a research survey of 173 IT decision makers and line-of-business managers, asking about their organizations’ supply chain management (SCM) capabilities, priorities, and initiatives.

    Key findings included:

    • Organizations are making smarter, simpler supply chains a priority
    • Improving supply chain collaboration is seen as a game changer
    • Most organizations (74%) are diversifying their supply chains, which makes collaboration increasingly difficult
    • AI and ML are poised to pass the tipping point in SCM

    Open the report to review more of their findings.

  • How to achieve a digital supply chain transformation according to IT experts

    Supply chain management has become a critical business function for organizations across a wide swath of industries.

    But many supply chain systems are based on aging infrastructure, ill-fitted applications and old processes.

    Download this white paper to explore expert opinions on why and how supply chain management systems need to transform, and examine a specific solution aligned for today’s digital-centric supply chains.

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