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Recommendations for replicating data to a second data center
Five backup options to consider when implementing a SAN/NAS solution - Part 1
Explaining the essence of disk-to-disk backup and its advantages
Why optical media (MO/DVD) might not be a viable DR solution?
When comparing backup/restore products, compare only what's important to you
Choice of LTO drive should be based on reliability
Setting up two backup jobs to perform simultaneously
Why everyone is using LTO
How many TBs can be managed per FTE?
The best option for getting data between two DR data centers
Disk and tape and their advantages
Data missing after upgrading to Windows XP
A look at different drive technologies
Mirroring to different subsystems via different SW/HW solutions
Is NAS sufficient to consolidate data?
Solutions that put NAS in front of SAN
Explaining hubs and how they work
Moving large amounts of data reliably
Is data center storage growing?
The real world difference between F_port and FL_port protocols, Part 2
Switch transmitters, what are they? -- Update
The real world difference between F_port and FL_port protocols, Part 1
Connecting an IBM mainframe to a SAN
The risks of data moving over optical fiber
Discussing snapshot features
The meaning of interoperability
What's the best way to do a server availability calculation?
The security risks of opening severs to the Internet to deploy NAS
Some thoughts on outsourcing intrusion detection
Reactive/proactive intrusion detection measures
Using backup and restore for DR
Looking for a device availability list and standardization
How does RAID5/parity really work?
The many variables of database storage
Where to look for the most up-to-date training on NAS solutions
What criteria do you use when defining a server connection?
Switches and hubs, do they function the same?
What to do when you experience odd performance characteristics on your SAN
Can you use normal LAN IP switches as the SAN layer using iSCSI?
Choosing the right number of FC ports on a disk subsystem
What is the best way to do zoning?
Protecting against failure of a disk array
Trusting your offline storage DR and archiving to a tape solution
What's preferable, disk, tape or both for DR recovery?
What to consider when looking for a remote replication solution
Paying attention to DR and the best process for recovery
DR consideration when building a SAN
Data management/consolidation challenges
Some of the benefits of data consolidation
Why you should consider storage consolidation
How can data consolidation help administrators?
Storage management software
Keeping hackers away
NAS and security
Creating a hacker proof system
Is encryption necessary?
Is encrypting backup necessary?
Appliance specific storage systems
Investing in FC technology
Balancing performance and information sharing
The push to iSCSI
Measuring storage performance
Talking failure in disk arrays
Choosing a SAN or NAS
Looking into the future of InfiniBand
The probability game
What about 100% uptime?
Protecting against disk array failure
Storage subsystem failure
Needing more space
NAS and Exchange 2002
NetApps F810 and FC, no dice
Availability during migration
NAS and NUS
There is no QoS in FC
Talking path management products
Is a SAN secure?
Is there a time out requirement?
Our products vs. their products
Cost of usable storage without software
How does a hard disk organize data?
Where to go for market share information
Alternative tape storage management
Single vs. dual SAN fabrics
What is the architecture of a SAN network?
SAN implementation and the WWN
Can I build my own NAS?
Advantages, disadvantages of servers and mainframes
ATA versus SCSI
Six S's to SAN
Looking for a SAN solution for a mixed environment
Macintosh and NAS
Basic factors for a DR plan
Evaluating hard disk drives
Restoring files to current status