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A look back at the 2014 data storage market

Use this roundup of content on top products and major acquisitions to review the most talked about aspects of data storage in 2014.


2014 POY finalists: Hard disk/hybrid storage systems

Find out the six finalists we think offer the best storage systems of 2014, while still using ‘old-fashioned’ spinning disk.


2014 POY finalists: Storage management tools

The finalists in the storage management tools category offer analytics, monitoring and automation for physical and virtual environments.


Data storage systems: 2014 Products of the Year finalists

Our Products of the Year competition has narrowed a field of hundreds to 55 finalists in six different storage systems categories.

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    IP SAN (Internet Protocol storage area network)

    An IP SAN is a dedicated storage area network (SAN) that allows multiple servers to access pools of shared block storage devices using storage protocols that depend on the Internet Engineering Taskforce standard Internet Protocol suite.

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    Fibre Channel switch (FC switch)

    A Fibre Channel switch is a networking device that is compatible with the Fibre Channel (FC) protocol and designed for use in a dedicated storage area network (SAN).

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    Creating hardware profiles with Virtual Machine Manager

    The Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager allows the creation of hardware profiles, which help to provision virtual storage. Brien Posey explains how to use the tool.

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