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How do NAS appliances and NAS heads play into file virtualization?
We have to be concerned with the definition of file virtualization. On one hand, we define it as a technology that sits across different NAS devices, file servers and file sharing systems.
So, the key is in your definition of file virtualization and where those virtualization features are implemented. Another concern is the use of proprietary versus open implementations.Go back to the beginning of the File Virtualization FAQ Guide.
12 Jun 2007