Storage Management Expert: Bruce Backa

Bruce Backa is an expert in the field of storage management. While he still contributes to the site, he no longer answers user questions regularly. Here are some questions and answers that are still valuable resources to storage professionals.

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Bruce Backa is an expert in the field of storage management. While he still contributes to the site, he no longer answer user questions regularly. Here are some questions and answers that are still valuable resources to storage professionals.

Bruce Backa Bruce Backa, Chief Technical Officer (CTO), NTP Software
Bruce Backa is presently the CTO of NTP Software. A noted business leader and consultant in the IT Industry, he has acted as chief architect, technologist, and director of several large scale IT environments. Bruce has held the positions of Director of Technology and Business Research for the American Stock Exchange (AMEX) and Director of Technology for American International Group. In these and other roles, he has been responsible for the architecture, implementation, and management of global networks. More recently, Bruce participated in founding two companies that have been ranked on the annual Deloitte & Touche Fast 50 and Fast 500 lists. At the January 2000 World Economic Forum in Switzerland, Bruce was recognized as a Technology Pioneer and appointed a member of the Governing Counsel of Technology Pioneers. This follows a similar award from the National Computer Conference where he was honored as a part of the Dartmouth College team that invented computer timesharing.

Read Bruce's expert responses on the following topics:

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Determining the fastest RAID 0 array arrangement
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In RAID 5, can parity information be exceeded?
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How much storage is utilized with RAID 5?
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2003 storage management predictions
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Writing a simple application that queries NAS/SAN
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Tape-cleaning machines
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How many books would it take to contain 350 terabytes?
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Choosing standards
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File server policies
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Defining storage management
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Where to start with storage management
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Scoring an RFP
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SNMP reliability
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Explaining a NAS gateway and SAN appliance
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Single and multi-byte language
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Is a SAN right for me?
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The hierarchy of LUN masking, zoning, and RAID level configuration
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Virtualization and virtual volumes
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SRM solution for an IBM and Brocade SAN
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How do you avoid security problems?
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Free analysis tools?
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What does a terabyte look like?

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