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Six areas your storage SLA should cover 0

Six areas your storage SLA should cover

  Typically, service-level descriptions are used to codify expectations with respect to storageefficiency. It’s as if vendors are seeking to apply the old Supreme Court definition ofpornographic materials — “I know it when I...

LTFS tape NAS: A great idea stuck in a niche 0

LTFS tape NAS: A great idea stuck in a niche

  Two years ago, IBM released the specification for the Linear TapeFile System (LTFS). The standard is open, enables drag-and-drop compatibility with desktop filesystems and applications, and works with standard Linear Tape-Open (LTO)tape drives....