Storage Management White Papers

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Tech Brief SmartStack for Business Critical Apps with VMware and Nimble Storage
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: This short solution brief showcases pre-validated reference architectures for VDI, private cloud, and data protection designed to deliver the ideal platform for supporting your business critical applications on VMware.
Posted: 10 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Nimble Storage

Flash Ahead: Leveraging IBM® FlashSystem™ to Dramatically Improve Application Performance and Data Centre Economics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource explores how you can leverage groundbreaking flash technology to dramatically improve application performance and data center economics. Learn more about flash storage systems, how to use and implement this technology, its economic benefits, and more.
Posted: 09 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

IBM

2013 Impact Awards Reveal Industry Top Players
sponsored by TechTarget Data Center
WHITE PAPER: The Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards recognize technology products in the areas of data center infrastructure, cloud computing, enterprise mobility management, hybrid storage and desktop and application delivery.
Posted: 09 Dec 2013 | Published: 09 Dec 2013

TechTarget Data Center

Architecting Storage in Virtualized Environments
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: This guide will show you how to lay the foundation for an efficient, easy-to-manage storage infrastructure in your virtualized environment.
Posted: 04 Dec 2013 | Published: 04 Dec 2013

Nimble Storage

Scaling Storage for Virtual Environments
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This technical white paper details a state-of-the –art approach designed for building and scaling virtualized environments.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

Tintri

ESG Report - Dell Compellent: Breakthrough Savings with Flash Optimized SSD Tiering
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive ESG white paper showcases innovative data progression technology that allows organizations to cost-effectively take advantage of new media types. Find out how data progression architecture enables you to implement flash storage at an appealing price point.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

DellEMC and Intel®

The Relevance and Value of a "Storage Hypervisor"
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This ESG lab report delves into the relevance and value of a Storage Hypervisor, and focuses on what users need to get started when building and implementing this technology. Discover market dynamics driving more organization implementations toward a Storage Hypervisor strategy.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

IBM

The Disturbing Truth About Terascale and Petascale Storage
sponsored by Scality
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource reveals an unsettling truth about today's terascale and petascale storage challenges. Discover why traditional storage architectures are falling short and explore the concept of object storage and how it can help you overcome these and other critical obstacles. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 18 Nov 2013

Scality

Pay-as-you-Grow Data Protection for Small to Medium Businesses
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: There is a clearly identifiable need for today's storage administrators to refocus their approach toward a scalable data protection and recovery solution. Take a look at this white paper to learn about the data protection requirements for storage admins.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

IBM

7 Reasons to Implement Storage Resource Management Software
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This industry leading storage resource management suite can help reduce the complexity of managing your storage environments. It enables you to centralize, simplify and automate the routine tasks associated with storage systems, networks and replication services.
Posted: 20 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

IBM

Optimizing an Oracle® Database with Dell™ Compellent™ Automated Tiered Storage
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to gain insight on automated tiered storage solution, and Data Progression offered by Dell Compellent storage systems. Learn about recommended best practices to implement Oracle databases with Dell Compellent Data Progression and learn how users can leverage Data Progression to optimize Oracle database performance.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

DellEMC and Intel®

Solid State Storage Technology: Ensure Program Performance
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: The more complex software and hardware strategies are that need to be deployed, the more money you wind up spending on such products. Fortunately, a new solid state storage technology is currently available, and it won't break the bank.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 17 Sep 2013

DellEMC and Intel®

Rethink Storage: Transform the Data Center with EMC ViPR Software-Defined Storage
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore an automated storage management tool that allows storage to migrate from traditional physical structures to simplified, flexible virtual platforms, creating a truly software-defined data center (SDDC) for today's evolving technology.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

EMC

Blog Post: Changing the Economics of the Data Center
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to gain insight on Dell's new introduction to its storage portfolio. Read on to learn about the new features and capabilities and find out how this technology enables you to leverage SSD technology and offer high performing hosted exchange service and cloud servers.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 06 Aug 2013

DellEMC and Intel®

Gain Peace of Mind with a Private Cloud - Data Protection and Control
sponsored by Hitachi Vantara
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores a converged platform that enables you to deploy a private cloud to give you control over your data and the peace of mind that it's fully protected and readily available whenever you need it. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Hitachi Vantara

Fidelity Information Services and IBM Storwize V7000 with IBM System Storage Easy Tier
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the benchmark results of a leading server/storage configuration. Obtain detailed information on the unique configuration that was tested as well as the specific architectural components.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2012

IBM

Solution Brief: Changing the economics of storage with Dell Compellent Flash-optimized solutions
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how the economics of storage have changed with deployment of flash-optimized storage strategies designed to enable IT administrators to target specific applications with optimized high-performance, low-latency storage.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Sep 2013

DellEMC and Intel®

The New Storage Economics With Flash
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper showcases an innovative flash-optimized storage strategy that provides performance at the capacity and price of a rotating disk, making flash storage affordable and accessible to a broader segment of the market.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

DellEMC and Intel®

Optimize Virtual Desktop Performance & VMware Integration with Simplified Storage Management
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This brief paper explores an approach designed to deliver significant benefits for VDI implementations. Find out how to ensure your VDI infrastructure is ready to deal with increased I/O demands.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Dell and VMware

Best Practices for VMware vSphere Implementation
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This technical white paper details a set of best practices for configuring storage in a virtual environment.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Coffee Break: Embracing Tiered Storage
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, you will discover tiering strategies that have emerged as an indispensable tool to cost-effectively harness the massive data growth.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

DellEMC and Intel®

Saving Money with Flash Optimized SSD Tiering
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This ESG white paper explores a flash-optimized storage strategy architected for IT organizations to automate the movement and protection of data at the block level by using capacity residing on different tiers of storage media. Find out how this technology allows you to get the most out of the latest innovations in storage media technology.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

DellEMC and Intel®

Taneja Group Reviews Hybrid Blade Arrays: The Storage Foundation for a Converged VDI Solution
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details a solution to virtualized desktop issues often caused by antiquated storage infrastructure and methods.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 28 Dec 2012

Dell and VMware

Simplify Virtual Desktop Deployments to Ensure Cost-Effective Implementations
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This short solution brief showcases innovative blade storage arrays that enable a fully virtualized architecture that integrates storage, servers and networking within one blade chassis.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Dell and VMware

Cut Infrastructure Complexity with Converged Infrastructures
sponsored by Hitachi Vantara
WHITE PAPER: Find out why companies are choosing to turn to converged infrastructures to enable flexible and highly integrated turnkey solutions. You'll learn how you can spend less time managing your converged infrastructure and more time solving business challenges.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Hitachi Vantara