Storage

Choosing a storage technology from the many options available is an on-going challenge. Storage-area-networks, network-attached storage, cloud storage, and virtualized storage represent only a few of the methods and combinations that may be considered. TechRepublic covers these areas, as well as best practices, policies, and procedures for establishing a data storage strategy.

  • Webcasts // Feb 2012

    Document Discovery: Advancing Research With Large Knowledge Networks

    By putting the world's scholarly literature online, publisher websites and digital archives have made millions articles instantly available anywhere, any time, in digital form. In this webcast, the presenter describes new approaches to measuring, mapping and evaluating documents are creating new forms of value that can be derived from the...

    Provided By University of Washington

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Revisiting Storage for Smartphones

    Conventional wisdom holds that storage is not a big contributor to application performance on mobile devices. In this webcast, the presenters present evidence that storage performance does indeed affect the performance of several common applications such as web browsing, Maps, application install, email, and Facebook.

    Provided By USENIX

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Erasure Coding in Windows Azure Storage

    Windows Azure Storage (WAS) is a cloud storage system that provides customers the ability to store seemingly limitless amounts of data for any duration of time. In this webcast, the presenters introduce a new set of codes for erasure coding called Local Reconstruction Codes (LRC).

    Provided By USENIX

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Using SATA for SOC Solutions on 40-Nm Transceiver FPGAs

    With applications needing to store more data for longer periods of time, SATA provides an efficient, cost-effective storage interface. In this webcast, the presenter showing how easy it is to take advantage of the data storage capabilities of SATA using 40-nm transceiver FPGAs.

    Provided By Altera

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Microsoft & Viewfinity Present: Windows 7 Migration is the Opportunity to Lockdown Desktops & Manage Standard User Privileges

    In this webcast, Microsoft and Viewfinity discuss endpoint security within the context of Windows 7 migrations with a specific emphasis on the protection provided by removing administrator rights. Alex Shteynberg, Technology Architect in the New York City Microsoft Technology Center discusses reasons why the desktop refresh fits perfectly into a...

    Provided By Viewfinity

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Computer Tips and Tricks

    In this Webcast the presenter describes some of the computer tips and tricks. The presenter also describes about how one can keep their computer system running longer and more efficiently. The best way to keep their drives clean is to clear their cache of temporary files.

    Provided By Videojug

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Enjoying Media on the Internet

    In this Webcast the presenter describes about enjoying media on the Internet. The presenter also describes about how does file sharing work. There's a lot of storage space available on the internet, so a lot of these services can store huge quantities of different types of music online.

    Provided By Videojug

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Computer Peripherals and Hardware

    In this Webcast the presenter describes about Computer Peripherals and Hardware. The presenter also describes what peripherals and software do one need to buy with their new computer system? Why is it a good idea to buy an extra hard drive? Do one need to purchase additional software with a...

    Provided By Videojug

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    How to Know How Much RAM Should You Get for Your Computer

    In this Webcast the presenter describes about the usage of RAM in the computer. The presenter describes always get more RAM for the computer. One can never have too much RAM. Having too much RAM has no detrimental effect, but lack of RAM can cause problems with their computer speed.

    Provided By Videojug

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Orange Business Services Gets Green Light to Highly Available Services

    In this webcast, the presenter explains about Symantec data storage. The presenter also explains about solution, opens door to highly available, reliable virtualization and cloud computing strategy which is provided by integrated Symantec data storage.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    VimpelCom Success: Data Center

    In this webcast, the presenter explains about Symantec storage management, data protection, and high availability and tells about the solutions to drive down capital and operating costs while delivering optimal services to 181-plus customers in Europe, Asia, and Africa.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    A 40% Faster Backup and 40% Lower Storage Volumes With Symantec

    In this webcast, the presenter explains about Symantec Backup Exec 2012 and its benefits. The presenter explains his benefits which is accelerated backup by 40% and reduced the volume of stored data by the same amount.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Virtualize With Confidence in Hyper-V Environments

    In this webcast, the presenter discusses advantages for Hyper-V environments gained from Live Storage Migration and Wide Area Disaster Recovery features in Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability for Windows 6.0.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Improve Service Levels and Reduce Cost With Storage Foundation Manager

    In this webcast, the presenter discusses why Storage Foundation Manager is a must have for Data Center Environments running Storage Foundation and High Availability software to dramatically improve service levels while reducing cost.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Storage Foundation and High Availability Products on Solaris

    In this webcast, the presenter explains about using Veritas Storage Foundation and high availability products in a Solaris environment, including the importance of standardization, moving to clustered file systems, and workload performance.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Seamlessly Integrating Deduplication Storage Into a Tiered Storage Environment

    In this Webcast the presenter describes about seamlessly integrating deduplication storage into a tiered storage environment. By seamlessly integrating deduplication storage into a tiered storage environment, one can reduce the complexity of data management while driving down capital and operational expenses significantly.

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Streamline Access Management With F5 & Oracle

    In this webcast, the presenter describes about Streamline Access Management. Organizations need to implement identity and access management solutions that are scalable, secure, and have minimum impact on the bottom line. Removing access management from within the application allows organizations to simplify authentication, consolidate infrastructure, and reduce costs.

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • Webcasts // Dec 2011

    Computer Science and Engineering Distinguished Lecturer Series-Internet-Scale Storage

    The pace of innovation in data center design has been rapidly accelerating over the last 5 years, driven by the mega-service operators. In this webcast, the presenter will take apart a high-scale cloud service data center, looking at power distribution from high voltage to the server, compute and storage, networking,...

    Provided By University of Washington

  • Webcasts // Dec 2011

    Screencast: Private Cloud Storage Optimization (related to Optimizing Storage)

    Learn how optimizations in Oracle Database 11g and Oracle Exadata Efficiently manage more data, maximize performance and provide protection against data loss. Reduce storage costs by a factor of 10x.

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Nov 2011

    Google I/O 2010 - Google Storage for Developers

    In this webcast, the presenter explains about Google's expanding storage products by introducing Google Storage for Developers. The presenter also describes the advantage of the performance and reliability of Google's storage infrastructure, as well as the advanced security and sharing capabilities.

    Provided By Oleksiy Kovyrin

  • Webcasts // Nov 2011

    Smarter Computing Through Optimized Systems

    In this webcast, the presenter talks about business innovation and storage. The presenter reveals how companies can create business innovation and client value by optimizing workloads, data, and storage systems.

    Provided By UBM TechWeb

  • Webcasts // Nov 2011

    Webcast: Ubuntu Cloud

    After years of development and fine tuning, the cloud vision of true computing elasticity is finally a reality. The question now is how organizations can best take advantage of the latest cloud technologies to optimize their IT, scale infrastructure and services in near-real time, and make the most of new...

    Provided By Canonical Ltd

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Google I/O 2011: Managing and Visualizing Your Geospatial Data With Fusion Tables

    Geospatial data has special requirements that aren't met by traditional database or cloud data storage. Google Fusion Tables offers a unique, easy way to upload, store, share, visualize, and manage the geospatial data. In this webcast, the presenter will get through how the user can use Fusion Tables in their...

    Provided By Oleksiy Kovyrin

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Screencast: Lower Costs with Oracle Database 11g (related to Lower Costs)

    Discover the benefits of upgrading and consolidating with Oracle Database 11g and Oracle Exadata, to help reduce IT costs and increase business users quality of service throughout the enterprise.

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Introduction to Virtualization

    This video webcast is designed to help those with little to no virtualization experience understand why virtualization and VMware are so important to driving down both capital and operational costs. The session will start with the introduction of the key concepts and technologies of virtualization, introduce the vSphere Hypervisor, and...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Virtualize Business-Critical Applications with Confidence

    Virtualizing business-critical applications has become a key focus for organizations as they move along their virtualization journey. With the launch of VMware vSphere? 5, VMware is helping customers accelerate the deployment of business-critical applications, including Exchange, SQL, SAP and Oracle. Attend this webcast to learn about: ...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager Demo Launchpad

    The demonstrations included in this menu interface show how IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager solutions can help you manage the complete life cycle of your data center and distributed resources from initial provisioning to patching and configuration maintenance to resource re-purposing or end of life.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Oracle OpenWorld 2011: F5 ARX & Oracle ZFS Storage

    In this Webcast the presenter describes about Oracle ZFS Storage. The presenter also describes about ZFS storage which includes data integrity verification against data corruption modes it which support for high storage capacities.

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Microsoft Exchange or Google Apps? One government agency goes Google

    On demand version of this webinar. Overview: James Ferreira, CIO for the New Mexico State Attorney General's office, had a choice to make to support his growing organization: upgrade to a more costly enterprise license for Microsoft Exchange or find a business grade alternative at a better price. Ferreira investigated...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Control Your Physical and Virtual IT Infrastructure with VMware vCenter Configuration Manager

    VMware vCenter™ Configuration Manager collects, stores, fixes and manages configuration settings from servers and workstations, across physical and virtual environments. Using vCenter Configuration Manager, you can eliminate the hassle and expense associated with using multiple tools for managing change, patching, configuration, remediation and compliance.

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Minimize the Cost and Disruption of Your Windows 7 Migration

    For understaffed IT teams facing looming budget cuts, physically updating hundreds or thousands of desktops to Windows 7 can seem like a daunting task. When you virtualize with VMware View™ and VMware ThinApp™, you can migrate twice as fast and for half the cost of a traditional upgrade. View...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Live Webcast: IT Budget Killer Series - Taming Data Growth Made Easy

    Your data continues to grow at a staggering rate. Along with the ever increasing volume of data comes the demand for more storage and increased burden of managing a larger storage infrastructure. And overgrown databases can impair the performance of your mission-critical ERP, CRM and custom applications--jeopardizing the superior service...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jul 2011

    When Good Backups Go Bad

    This webcast addresses the top reasons backups fail, the repercussions of those failures, and why it doesn't have to be this way. Attendees will attain a broad understanding of backup and data recovery pitfalls, the serious consequences of those failures, and what to look for in a data recovery solution...

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Jun 2011

    Video - Tivoli Foundations Service Manager - Streamline Problem Resolution

    Tony Thuy, IBM Sales & Strategy Leader for Tivoli Appliances, shares expert knowledge and discusses features of Tivoli Foundations Service manager software in the online "Streamline Problem Resolution" video. "Tivoli Foundations Service Manager is in essence, a service desk solution in a box. It's a turnkey, plug-and-play application solution that...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Apr 2011

    VMware Recovery Revolution

    Download this new white paper to learn how Veeam's new vPower breakthrough technology drastically increases IT's ability to meet tight RTO requirements by enabling administrators to run VMs directly from a backup file without provisioning storage or restoring the compressed and deduplicated backup file.

    Provided By Veeam Software

  • Webcasts // Mar 2011

    XenServer Solutions: Storage Integration

    Centralizing storage functions and connecting them with the virtualization architecture allows IT administrators to leverage the power of existing storage functions to maintain virtual machine data, create multiple repositories to store data, and establish consistent management processes for both physical and virtual environments.

    Provided By Citrix Systems

  • Webcasts // Mar 2011

    IDC Webcast: Automation: Prerequisite for Cloud

    The promise and benefits of Cloud are impossible without automation. Join our moderator, Ryan Shopp and industry experts Mary Johnston Turner, Research Director - IDC and Stephen Elliot, VP Strategy - CA Technologies in an open discussion walking through the challenges, explaining pragmatic approaches to increase the odds of success...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Feb 2011

    Growing Lasers on Computer Chips

    The first time, researchers have grown lasers from high-performance materials directly on silicon. Bringing together electrical and optical components on computer chips would speed data transfer within and between computers, but the incompatibility of the best laser materials with the silicon used to make today's chips has been a major...

    Provided By MIT

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    A.C. Milan WINS more games with Microsoft

    A. C. Milan the most decorated soccer team in the world. A key part of its success is the Milan Lab which helps improve player performance based on analysis of their performance data it collects. Milan Lab uses Microsoft software to collect and analyze that data. Microsoft has become an...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Secrets of a Successful Cloud Data Protection Strategy

    More and more businesses of all types and sizes are now considering the cloud for an ever-increasing number of IT applications and services. Although most business and IT decision makers already understand the benefits in terms of savings and scalability, many are still uncertain exactly where the cloud fits in...

    Provided By Iron Mountain