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  • The Building Blocks of Unified Fabric and LAN/SAN Convergence

    Sponsored by: Dell, Inc. and Intel®

    This white paper details the benefits of I/O consolidation on Ethernet and Fibre Channel.

  • Storage magazine April 2014: Where flash is fastest

    Sponsored by: TechTarget Storage

    In this April 2014 issue of Storage magazine, our experts cover topics, including tips for evaluating solid-state storage requirements, the possibility of 100% cloud storage, insights into how your peers are using file sync-and-share services and more!

  • The 11th Annual Storage magazine Products of the Year Awards

    Sponsored by: TechTarget Storage

    In the February 2014 issue of Storage magazine, we reveal the winners of our 2013 Products of the Year awards, explore 10 disaster recovery don'ts and much more!

  • E-Guide: Building a Converged Network, Architecture to Consolidate Ethernet, FC

    Sponsored by: DellEMC and Intel®

    In this expert e-guide, from, Demartek president Dennis Martin explains how to use data center bridging and converged network adapters to build a converged network architecture. Read on now to learn more.

  • How to Handle the Growing Number of Traffic Types in your Data Center

    Sponsored by: DellEMC and Intel®

    This white paper details the benefits of I/O consolidation on Ethernet and Fibre Channel

  • NetApp FAS2240 - An Inside Look

    Sponsored by: NetApp

    This article takes an inside look at the unique design features of the NetApp FAS2240, including: Integration of controllers within NetApp SAS disk shelves; I/O and performance enhancements; New resiliency and availability features.

  • Sprint drives 45-times performance improvement

    Sponsored by: IBM

    This white paper delves in to how Sprint-Nextel deployed nine non-disruptive flash storage technologies in order to not only meet customer service satisfaction but exceed all expectations. Find out how this approach improved performance, significantly cut latency, reduced energy consumption, and much more.

  • Oracle VM 3: Integrating Oracle VM into a Disaster Recovery Solution using SAN

    Sponsored by: Oracle Corporation

    Check out this informative white paper to find out how to use your SAN to integrate Oracle VM into a multisite disaster recovery solution to combat the challenges of today's IT.

  • ESG Whitepaper - NetApp in the New Tier-1 Application World

    Sponsored by: NetApp

    The performance, availability, and data protection requirements associated with tier-1 applications were easy to meet when one application mapped to one server and a dedicated storage system. But a virtual world with shared infrastructure and unpredictable workloads creates new demands. Discover how NetApp solutions address this challenge.

  • The Value of Shared SSDs in Enterprise Computing

    Sponsored by: QLogic Corporation

    This paper covers the advantages of the QLogic FabricCache 10000 Series adapters bringing transparent, shared caching to enterprise application environments. It combines a QLogic Fibre Channel adapter with intelligent caching to bring new levels of scalable application performance to existing SAN environments.

  • Choosing the Best Virtual Server Storage: A Tutorial

    Sponsored by: VMware, Inc.

    If you're a small to medium-sized business, you need your storage platform to be manageable by a small IT staff and fit within your budget. This expert E-Guide provides a detailed tutorial to help you navigate the virtual storage marketplace and select the best architecture for you.

  • Storage for Virtual Servers Essential Guide

    Sponsored by: TechTarget Storage

    Access this Storage Magazine Essential Guide to making storage and virtual servers work better together to get a grip on your virtual environment storage management. Access expert articles addressing storage and storage management for virtual servers, troubleshooting Hyper-V storage problems, choosing between Fibre Channel, iSCSI and NAS and more.

  • The Latest Data Storage Networking Infrastructure Trends

    Sponsored by: Cisco Systems, Inc.

    IT shops looking to consolidate their data centers and virtualize servers have to weigh the latest storage networking technology developments as they plot any infrastructure upgrade. This E-Guide explores the current state of data storage networking infrastructure before you make an upgrade.

  • Forrester Thought Leadership White Paper: Exploring the Potential Benefits of End-to-End Convergence of Data Center Networks

    Sponsored by: Cisco Systems, Inc.

    This whitepaper discloses the results of an evaluation of end-to-end storage area network/local area network (SAN/LAN) networking issues including Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) adoption.

  • Deploying Brocade VDX 6720 Data Center Switches in Enterprise Data Centers

    Sponsored by: Brocade

    Brocade VDX 6720 Data Center Switches are specifically designed to improve network utilization, maximize application availability, increase scalability, and dramatically simplify network architecture in virtualized data centers.

  • Coraid EtherDrive Storage is ESG Lab Proven

    Sponsored by: Coraid

    This ESG lab review explores the results from hands-on testing of an emerging SAN solution designed to meet today's growing storage challenges. In this paper, learn how this integrated technology can deliver an unprecedented price-performance ratio while maintaining easy installation and simplified management.

  • Implementing Fibre Channel SANs in a virtual server environment

    Sponsored by: Dell Compellent

    This Q&A featuring VMware expert Eric Siebert divulges the advantages and disadvantages of implementing FC SANs to support your virtual server platform.

  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Tutorial: Part 1

    Sponsored by: DellEMC and Intel®

    This tutorial can help minimize your storage/VDI problems by outlining VDI considerations prior to implementation.

  • Storage the Backbone of your Virtual Environment

    Sponsored by: Dell Compellent

    Today's storage technology offers a range of options for virtualization. To make the best choices, be sure assess your needs and consider your business objectives. Review the critical steps to make of the most of your storage so you can get the performance you expect from your virtual infrastructure.

  • E-Guide: Data Storage Management in Virtual Server Environments

    Sponsored by: Dell Compellent

    Fibre Channel remains the technology of choice for most virtual server environments even as iSCSI storage-area networks (SANs) gain traction. Read this Special Report to learn how some storage professionals are evaluating 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10 GbE) iSCSI SANs as they expand their virtual server environments.

  • Top 7 Business Reasons for Tapping Your Fibre Channel SAN

    Sponsored by: Virtual Instruments

    Rapid increases in both the operating speeds and general complexity of SAN technologies, exacerbated by the high change rates demanded of enterprise IT organizations, significantly increase demands on the fiber optic physical layer. Check out this white paper to learn more.

  • iSCSI vs. Fibre Channel: Three Reasons Not To Choose Either

    Sponsored by: Coraid

    Fibre Channel and iSCSI storage systems are not delivering the price-performance and agility at the storage layer required to keep up with the new virtualized compute layer. This paper explores a third storage networking technology, Ethernet SAN, and why you don’t have to choose between iSCSI and Fibre Channel.

  • E-Guide: Improve your performance and avoid bottlenecks in your storage networks

    Sponsored by: PC Mall

    This e-guide will help you improve your storage-area networks (SANs) and fine-tune your storage networks. Find out what steps you should take to prepare your SAN for the worst, and learn what you can do to improve your storage network performance, efficiency and resiliency. Check out this e-guide today!

  • Avoiding SAN Performance Problems

    Sponsored by: Virtual Instruments

    Maintaining peak performance while simultaneously addressing the root cause of SAN errors is challenging. This paper presents a high level summary of the most common SAN problems and explores new ways to dramatically improve application performance and availability.

  • Ethernet SAN or Fibre Channel SAN

    Sponsored by: Coraid

    When it comes to choosing a storage area network (SAN) infrastructure, questions about performance, ease-of-use and cost are sure to come up. This technical brief reviews key differences to consider between Ethernet SAN and Fibre Channel SAN infrastructure when choosing a storage solution for your next virtual server or cloud storage project.

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