Storage refers to computer components, devices and recording media that retain data for some interval of time. Storage provides one of the core functions of the modern computer, that of information retention. Topics include Storage Area Networks, NAS, and Virtualization.
In 2013, VMware announced VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN), which is VMware's native version of Software Defined Storage (SDS). It is simple, easy to setup, and managed by user-defined policies. This paper explains VSAN, its basic requirements, and how it works.
In this white paper, authored by technology market research firm The Radicati Group, the paper covers the ten reasons you should outsource your archiving solution, the seven unique benefits of archiving in the cloud and the how the SilverSky solution, powered by IBM compares.
This white paper includes a comprehensive list of things to consider in evaluating cloud-based email solutions, from the hidden costs of hosting your own, to additional services you might need, as well as what questions to ask your provider.
Recent headlines tout backup’s many failures and the struggles that organizations have with successfully executing on their backup strategies. Download this free white paper to learn how you can make backup a profitable service offering for your company.
Financial Services firms are moving into a new phase in the evolution of communications oversight and face challenges ranging from new and changing regulations to employee privacy. Learn how legal, compliance and IT professionals are managing compliance and e-discovery for email, Web, IM, social media, enterprise social networks, corporate issued mobile devices and the bring your own device (BYOD) trend.
More organizations are deploying and migrating their information archiving to the cloud. In this report, The Radicati Group provides an overall market evaluation of 10 leading Cloud archiving providers, tips for selecting an information archiving solution and the opportunities and challenges that compliance, IT and legal professionals experience when choosing an information archiving platform.
Recent Microsoft® Exchange editions have basic archiving functionality, but highly regulated and publicly-held companies are likely to require more sophisticated third-party archiving solutions with advanced compliance, e-discovery and legal hold capabilities. Read this report to learn why content should be archived, what native archiving functionality in Exchange can (and cannot) do and recommendations for defining your archiving practices.
Selecting the right virtual-aware anti-malware solution is more important now than ever. Read this white paper to learn the risks associated with virtualization, and the options available for your security needs.
Read our interconnectivity infopaper to find out how tapping into our more than 900 networks and 450 cloud providers can give you secure, high-bandwidth connections with zero latency and ensure your success in the Internet of Everything era.
Memory injections are on the rise. And traditional endpoint security tools can do little to stop them. Here’s what you need to know about memory-based attacks—and how to effectively protect against them.
Storage plays a critical role in the datacenter. To keep up with the performance, capacity, availability, and efficiency needs of today’s enterprise, storage is undergoing a transformation by leveraging flash, high-capacity disks, and integrated data management. This paper discusses how Nimble Storage’s flash-optimized architecture is engineered to accelerate applications, scale performance and capacity, protect data, and make IT more productive and empowered.
Storage is a critical factor when virtualizing your business-critical applications like Exchange, SharePoint, SQL Server, and Oracle databases. What features should you look for when selecting a storage vendor? Download this tech overview to learn how flash-optimized Nimble Storage accelerates performance, maximizes utilization, and cost-effectively protects your mission-critical data.
Collaboration and email applications such as Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange, and SharePoint are critical for business productivity. But care needs to be taken in selecting the right infrastructure for hosting these applications. Download this technical overview and learn how VMware, Cisco, and Nimble Storage have developed a pre-validated reference architecture that delivers industry-leading performance, data protection, and management simplicity.