Hyper-V 3.0's Virtual Fibre Channel: Direct connection to FC storage
How Hyper-V storage migration has improved in version 3.0
Virtual machine storage simplified in Hyper-V 3.0
Hyper-V 3.0 features include SMB 2.2, better migration, dedupe
PCIe flash, caching software and power consumption
Hyper-V vs. vSphere storage types
Shared-nothing live migration eliminates Hyper-V shared storage rule
How to add flash to arrays for improved Tier 0 performance
Adding SSD to a tiered storage system
VDI infrastructure and storage platform choices: SAN vs. NAS, Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI
Solving VDI performance issues with flash cards, SSD and software options
How to perform VDI storage sizing
Persistent VDI vs. non-persistent VDI and their effect on storage resources
Storage’s impact on the VDI user experience
Consumer SSDs vs. enterprise SSDs
What you need to know about SSD TRIM
Why you should care about SSD program/erase cycles
SSD caching vs. tiering
SSD form factors today
SSD IOPS: Important metrics to consider
SSD cost vs. traditional hard drives
Performance overhead for sub-volume automated tiering on SSDs
Primary storage deduplication and SSDs
NAND flash reliability: Concerns associated with process geometry
Long term MLC SSD reliability
MLC SSD reliability concerns
How 3D NAND flash works and why it is important
SLC vs. MLC SSDs
SSD vs. hard disk drive (HDD)
SAN vs. NAS security
What is N_Port ID virtualization (NPIV)?
Using cloud storage services for primary storage
Converged Enhanced Ethernet vs. Data Center Bridging
What role do data migration projects play in tiered data storage?
Data migration approaches for SMBs
What type of centralized data storage should I use for 1.5 TB of data across multiple locations?
How are e-discovery tools used and what are some good tools for SMBs?
What are the best ways to control RAID rebuild times?
What are multiprotocol storage arrays and how can they benefit SMBs?
What are some good data migration strategies for small businesses?
What is a clustered storage system?
When should small businesses avoid server consolidation and virtualization in their environments?
iSCSI storage: How to leverage RAID and ensure server uptime
What are the pros and cons of working with a storage VAR for small businesses?
What high-availability storage options are available for small businesses?
How does unified data storage apply to SMBs?
What are some ways SMBs can reduce their energy and data center power costs?
What is thin provisioning and how does it work?
What type of server would have the capacity to service an SMB office of 50 people, and how would I b
What are some examples of SMB data storage products versus enterprise data storage products?
What's the difference between SMB data storage and enterprise data storage?
How do I choose the right RAID level for my SMB?
What are the best virtualization tools for SMBs?
What are some popular open-source storage tools and the pros and cons of using open-source storage?
Server-based operating systems vs. PC-based operating systems
Clustered network attached storage (NAS) for SMBs
Security benefits of storage area networks
Does a storage device exist inside a NAS unit or is it connected externally?
Upgrading operating systems for two fabrics
Data centers and synchronous replication
Network File Sharing vs. Common Internet File System
SATA vs. SCSI in RAID
Why RAID rebuilds obstruct data migration
Creating half a mirror out of 3 drives totaling 300 GB
Growing a RAID group by adding old drives
How to calculate available disk space on a RAID 5
Why does my EMC 45 TB drive yield only 41 TB of usable storage?
Use of RAID with multiple drives
Achieving secure data storage for shared read/write I/O operation
How to add more channels to a network
RAID 4 vs. RAID 5
External SATA RAID array vs. system replacement
What is unstructured data and how is it different from structured data in the enterprise?
SATA on a Dell Dimension 4400
FCID on two separate fabrics
Offsite vs. onsite storage
SAN server accommodation
Connecting an MSA 1500 to an EVA 4000
RAID configuration with three hard drives
Double drive failures in a RAID-10 configuration
Ports changing from fabric to loop mode
How many servers can a SAN accommodate?
NAS vs. PC-based file server
FC-AL topology in a SAN environment
SATA port multiplier vs. SATA multilane
Difference between parity groups
SAN security benefits
Networked storage vs. direct attached storage
Choosing the right storage solution
Managing growing SANs
Optimum storage configuration for OLTP mode
Hard zoning vs. soft zoning
Network connectivity for megastream Ethernet
EMC DMX vs. Centera
NAS security 2
Connecting a hard drive to NAS