Comments
Software-Defined Storage: What Hardware Players Must Do
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
YottabyteDuane
50%
50%
YottabyteDuane,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/8/2014 | 3:14:13 PM
Customer Wins
Whether 2014 is the year of SDS or not, one thing is for sure...the customer wins! SDS has the potential to become the key technology that enables businesses to stop feeding the storage monster. As hardware advances are made, like for example, hashing done at the chip-level, all the features will at least be configurable in software. This year, businesses should begin to invest in SDS for a portion of their data strategy and grow it as their skills and comfort evolve. 
Lorna Garey
50%
50%
Lorna Garey,
User Rank: Ninja
1/6/2014 | 6:23:50 PM
Reports of death ...
Or, people could simply realize that when the trade press declares 2014 the year of [inset tech here], that means that the typical enterprise CIO might decide to read a few whitepapers. Heck, we've all been declaring tape dead for decades!


Slideshows
Cartoon
Audio Interviews
Archived Audio Interviews
Jeremy Schulman, founder of Schprockits, a network automation startup operating in stealth mode, joins us to explore whether networking professionals all need to learn programming in order to remain employed.
White Papers
Register for Network Computing Newsletters
Current Issue
Research: 2014 State of the Data Center
Research: 2014 State of the Data Center
Our latest survey shows growing demand, fixed budgets, and good reason why resellers and vendors must fight to remain relevant. One thing's for sure: The data center is poised for a wild ride, and no one wants to be left behind.
Video
Twitter Feed