File Virtualization or NAS Virtualization News
August 19, 2015
A Coho Data DataStream software upgrade lets Docker containers execute directly on DataStream storage arrays.
June 05, 2015
National Specialty Alloys implemented a two-node configuration of Infinio Accelerator virtual appliances to accelerate VMware virtual desktops.
January 09, 2015
Vendors that describe their products as ‘software-defined storage’ dominated the 2014 Products of the Year storage system software category.
December 10, 2014
StorageX 7.5 includes Microsoft DFS automation tools and CIFS-based disaster recovery; vendor plans to target object storage and Hadoop in next release.
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A file-area network (FAN) is a set of technologies that facilitate file sharing and data management over a network. Continue Reading
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File virtualization approaches vary depending on your IT infrastructure and how much unstructured data is managed. Learn four ways to virtualize file access. Continue Reading
NAS management can be difficult due to huge migrations and downtime. Learn how to control NAS sprawl with scale-out NAS, file virtualization and information classification tools, and cloud storage services. Continue Reading
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Learn how file virtualization can alleviate rapid file storage growth in NAS systems. We discuss shared-path and split-path file virtualization products and their advantages and disadvantages. Continue Reading
Five items to consider before you select and implement a file virtualization appliance. Continue Reading
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