Storage Virtualization

Storage virtualization abstracts logical volumes from physical storage devices and presents these logical volumes to applications. This abstraction layer exists within single subsystems (e.g., HP EVA) or spans multiple physical subsystems, allowing administrators to create logical volumes across several devices.


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    Report: Market Overview: Midrange Storage

    Business growth is the main factor driving data growth, and organizations must assess their current storage infrastructure to create a sustainable environment. The midrange storage space is a bu...

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  • For CIOs

    Report: Ignoring Cloud Risks A Growing Gap Between I&O And The Business

    Over the past several years, we've seen two key cloud trends in the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) space: 1) Public cloud adoption rates are highest among "informal buyers" (non-IT employees...

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  • For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals

    Report: ASEAN Datacenter Study: Virtualization, Consolidation, And Data De-Duplication

    This document provides vendor strategists with an overview of the results from the survey on the ASEAN Datacenter market dynamics based on 112 interviews with ASEAN CXOs and top IT executives of...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report: TechRadar™ For Infrastructure And Operations Professionals: Infrastructure Virtualization, Q4 2009

    Every major category of IT infrastructure has been endowed with some virtualization capability. Although virtualization can make your IT environment more cost-effective and agile, the underlying...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report: EMC Rethinks High-End Storage With V-MAX

    You've probably had the EMC Symmetrix family as a fixture in your data center for high-performance and high-availability storage for years, or at least you've given it strong purchase considerat...

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