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Rich Castagna, Editorial Director Published: 18 Oct 2012

Data storage budgets are recovering from their recessionary pounding. But while storage managers might have more money to spend, they’ll need yet more capacity to meet new demands. Good news again for data storage managers: Your budgets are continuing to climb out of the depths of the 2008-2009 recession. Not such good news for storage managers: You’ll have more data than ever to deal with, and finding a place for it all isn’t getting any easier. About the Storage Purchasing survey The Storage magazine/Search Storage.com Purchasing Intentions survey is fielded twice a year; this is the ninth year the survey has been conducted. Storage magazine subscribers and SearchStorage.com members are invited to participate in the survey, which gathers info related to storage managers’ purchasing plans for a variety of data storage product categories. This edition had 833 qualified respondents across a broad spectrum of industries, with the average company size measured as having revenue of $1.4 billion. It’s impossible these days to have a discussion about storage ... Access >>>

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      Data storage budgets are recovering from their recessionary pounding. But while storage managers might have more money to spend, they’ll need yet more capacity to meet new demands.

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