Just how aware is data-aware storage?
After years of stagnation, backup is entering an era of rapid innovation: Vendors are offering systems that "know" more about the data within them than ever before, and these intelligent storage systems offer sophisticated, automated storage data management.
But before buying new storage, one must first evaluate key bandwidth requirements to determine if “smart storage” is the right fit.
Here, key into a new and emerging class of data-aware storage that’s designed to add value to your investment by “knowing” all about the data it stores. Additionally, read on to access articles illustrating:
Data-reducing SANS with a dash of flash
How hypervisors are taking control of storage