Storage Smarts Answer #50 -- Reducing SAN costs

Storage Smarts Answer #50 -- Reducing SAN costs

QUESTION OF THE WEEK:

SAN expert Christopher Poelker says that in general, there are a few basic areas where employing a SAN can reduce overall storage costs significantly. Which of the five choices listed below is NOT one them?

a. Availability
b. Storability
c. Management
d. Disk utilization
e. Backup

Were you correct? This week's answer is:

b. Storability

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This was first published in June 2003
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