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Storage magazine - Vol. 5 No. 5 July 2006

Carl Follstad crafted a SAN at the University of Minnesota that provides high availability for 280 TB of storage at three sites. The SAN is scalable, delivers the needed performance and can be managed by a limited staff. Also, read more about how data reduction reclaims wasted disk space and how upstart backup apps are putting pressure on the "big 3."   Access >>>

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    • Looking for disk in all the wrong places by James Damoulakis

      If your shop is inundated by a steady stream of requests for more storage, you need to get control of your company's storage consumption. To understand the problem, you have to examine the overall request and provisioning process and recognize the roles that data management and protection policies play.

    • What is Information lifecycle security management? by Jon Oltsik

      Information lifecycle security (ILS) is a new approach to securing data based on the value of the content. ILS defenses change over time as information ages and its value decreases.

    • The storage show season is gearing up with lots of interesting vendor news

      Storage Bin: The storage show season is gearing up. With lots of interesting vendor news, legions of users attending and a juicy rumor or two, these storage soirees aren't just informative--they're fun, too.

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