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Recommended reading for understanding networking fundamental concepts
How to calculate the availability of an entire network?
Seven ways to configure failover management software
Five golden rules for backup
The inherent dangers in relying solely on LUN masking
Using NAS for one-time and ongoing transfers
Making sure your HBAs and switches are supported and certified
Five backup options to consider when implementing a SAN/NAS solution - Part 2
Outsourcing storage management, what's available and what's needed
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?
Data missing after upgrading to Windows XP
Mirroring to different subsystems via different SW/HW solutions
Choice of LTO drive should be based on reliability
When comparing backup/restore products, compare only what's important to you
Setting up two backup jobs to perform simultaneously
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
Why everyone is using LTO
A look at different drive technologies
The real world difference between F_port and FL_port protocols, Part 1
Explaining hubs and how they work
Switch transmitters, what are they? -- Update
Is NAS sufficient to consolidate data?
Solutions that put NAS in front of SAN
Moving large amounts of data reliably
Connecting an IBM mainframe to a SAN
The risks of data moving over optical fiber
Discussing snapshot features
The meaning of interoperability
Is data center storage growing?
The real world difference between F_port and FL_port protocols, Part 2
What's the best way to do a server availability calculation?
Some thoughts on outsourcing intrusion detection
The security risks of opening severs to the Internet to deploy NAS
Reactive/proactive intrusion detection measures
How does RAID5/parity really work?
Using backup and restore for DR
Looking for a device availability list and standardization
The many variables of database storage
Where to look for the most up-to-date training on NAS solutions
What to do when you experience odd performance characteristics on your SAN
What criteria do you use when defining a server connection?
Choosing the right number of FC ports on a disk subsystem
What is the best way to do zoning?
Switches and hubs, do they function the same?
Can you use normal LAN IP switches as the SAN layer using iSCSI?
What to consider when looking for a remote replication solution
Trusting your offline storage DR and archiving to a tape solution
Protecting against failure of a disk array
What's preferable, disk, tape or both for DR recovery?
Paying attention to DR and the best process for recovery
DR consideration when building a SAN
Why you should consider storage consolidation
Data management/consolidation challenges
How can data consolidation help administrators?
Some of the benefits of data consolidation
Storage management software
Creating a hacker proof system
NAS and security
Is encrypting backup necessary?
Keeping hackers away
Is encryption necessary?
Looking into the future of InfiniBand
The probability game
Balancing performance and information sharing
Investing in FC technology
The push to iSCSI
Talking failure in disk arrays
Measuring storage performance
Choosing a SAN or NAS
Appliance specific storage systems
What about 100% uptime?
Protecting against disk array failure
Storage subsystem failure
Availability during migration
NAS and NUS
NetApps F810 and FC, no dice
NAS and Exchange 2002
Needing more space
There is no QoS in FC
Is a SAN secure?
Talking path management products
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
Is there a time out requirement?
Single vs. dual SAN fabrics
What is the architecture of a SAN network?
SAN implementation and the WWN
Can I build my own NAS?