White Papers by Topic: Storage

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Data Growth Challenges Demand Proactive Data Management

Most organizations do not have a firm handle on how to manage their data growth, particularly unstructured, file-based information - the fastest growing type of data. Learn the tools, techniques and best practices available to proactively plan for and manage data growth.

IBM Smarter Planet Storage Solutions

Data warehousing and business intelligence applications play an important role in data analysis, but today's enterprises require the capability to integrate and combine wired and wireless data sources into the data analytics-based decision making process.

New Storage Buying Criteria for Shared Virtual Infrastructure

You can't make the best storage decisions for your business if you're not asking the right questions. This new RFP template makes it easy. It reflects today's IT reality and includes the key criteria to consider so you can position your organization for the future.

Changing the Way You Purchase Storage

Most organizations are still buying storage based on outmoded ways of thinking. Find out why it's time to modernize your approach and the key criteria you need to consider before making your next IT investment.

Unleashing Enterprise Storage

This Taneja Group whitepaper looks at the potential promises of storage in the cloud that are most attractive to the enterprise. It examines how enterprises are storing data today, and identifies five fundamental characteristics that an enterprise should look for in a cloud storage offering.

Email Archiving Deep Dive

Mail servers continue to deal with ballooning message volumes and management challenges. Email archiving software provides a viable solution, particularly when granular government regulations apply. Simply by retaining messages, all companies archive email whether they realize it or not. The real question is what policies your company should have regarding those archives -- and what technologies and techniques should be employed to ensure both regulatory compliance and a scalable, efficient mail infrastructure. InfoWorld contributing editor Logan Harbaugh offers concise advice based on long experience planning and deploying email archiving systems.

Value of a Fully Virtualized Storage Infrastructure

In this analyst whitepaper, Enterprise Strategy Group examines HP's Converged Infrastructure approach to a fully virtualized storage infrastructure.

Using HP, SIRVA Inc. consolidated 600 servers to 130 servers

Learn how SIRVA Inc. slashed IT operational expense and capital spend and boosted performance by consolidating their data centers, modernizing to blade technology, and virtualizing servers using HP Converged Infrastructure.

Unleash the power of your physical storage

Infrastructure Convergence is the key to successful IT transformation. One key element to achieve total convergence is to pool your compute and storage resources via virtualization technologies. Learn how the EVA Cluster can be used to unleash the power of your physical storage.

ESG - The Business Value of Reservationless Storage

Reservationless storage streamlines the delivery of block-based storage capacity that is used for thin provisioning and snapshots. It requires less capacity over the life of the storage system and dramatically reduces stranded storage. This ESG report explains how reservationless storage works and details three varied deployment scenarios.

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