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February 2011

  • The end of NAS as we know it

    You've read all the predictions about how file storage will bury our data centers in a few years. How to cope? Probably not with NAS.

  • What you should know about global dedupe

    Global data deduplication can yield significant capacity savings, but its most attractive feature may be the architecture it's built upon.

  • Using NAS for virtual machines

    Common wisdom says you need block storage for virtual servers; but with most hypervisors supporting the NFS protocol, NAS may work just as well.