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 2014

    Forrester CI Webcast

    This on-demand webcast sponsored by HP and Intel® contains insights from both Forrester and HP into converged infrastructure. Ever increasing pressures for agility and innovation can be overwhelming for enterprise businesses. HP's Helen Tang and Forrester's Dave Bartoletti explain how converged infrastructure can become the "next big thing" in providing...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • Webcasts // Jan 2014

    Watch the Gartner Webcast to learn how fabrics reduce complexity

    Banish network complexity with expert input. In this Gartner Webcast, you’ll discover best practices for transitioning to a fabric-based network and how to find the networking vendor that best suits your business. Also learn how GEHA improved service delivery for more than one million subscribers with Ethernet fabrics.

    Sponsored By Brocade

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    Product Preview: Big Data Analytics

    Ready for strategic real-time answers to your most critical business questions? Want the ability to make decisions based on predictive data-driven insights and not just intuition? See how Workday Big Data Analytics allows managers and executives to gain insight into information that was previously too difficult or time-consuming to obtain.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Webcasts // Apr 2014

    Snapshot Management – Ask the Educator Series

    Want a first-hand look at how easy it is to enhance and simplify snapshot backup? For a detailed technical tour and demonstration of Simpana IntelliSnap Technology, view this Ask the Educator session from CommVault Technical Instructor, Eric Mars.

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • Webcasts // Apr 2014

    Customers on CommVault - LWG Consulting Deployment

    Paul Slager from LWG will discuss how he is achieving the following amazing results by leveraging the singular Simpana software solution from CommVault to deliver deeply integrated application-aware backup, archive and replication that spans physical and virtual environments: Reduce backup times by over 400%, recover VMs in under 10 minutes,...

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    On-demand Webcast: Disaster Recovery Revelations– Fact, Fiction, and Survey Results

    What do you get when you survey over 1,800 backup and recovery experts over a 2 month period? The answers to some of your biggest data protection questions straight from your peers. Join Unitrends for an hour-long exploration of what the backup and recovery industry struggles with on a...

    Provided By Unitrends

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    On-demand Webcast - 8 do's and don'ts for building a private cloud storage solution

    If you’ve spent any time in IT these last few years, you’ve noticed this one little detail: users are storing a whole lot of stuff. Back in the day, users were storing just text-based documents and databases with rows and columns. That sure isn’t the case anymore. Now, users are...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    Morneau Shepell boosts storage with IBM Storwize V7000

    IBM helps Morneau Shepell meeting the challenge of growing storage demands.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Feb 2009

    Achieve Superior Oracle Performance and Efficiency With New Enterprise Flash Drives

    Adding Enterprise Flash Drives (EFDs) to the IT infrastructure is a cost-effective way to increase performance by up to 300 percent through the use of low-latency, non-mechanical storage. This dramatic improvement enables greater consolidation of storage infrastructure, resulting in increased energy efficiency and cost savings. EMC and Oracle have closely...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Enhancing Business Continuity in Virtualized Enterprise Environments With EMC SRDF

    Disaster recovery planning is a significant challenge for most organizations. To reduce business risk, plans must be reliable, downtime costs must be minimized, and restart must be smooth. The EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF) family of remote replication solutions enables organizations to replicate mission-critical data in EMC Symmetrix environments...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Automate the Management of Your NGN Services and Infrastructure With EMC

    How to plan, configure and manage innovative Next-Generation-Networks (NGN) services with minimum risks and ahead of the competition? Challenged by the convergence of triple- and even quad-play service bundles? No one can improve operating performance and efficiency when managing baseline network and transport services, improve new service delivery and availability,...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Maximize the Payback From Your Archived Data With Archive Services for Reports 2.0

    Mainframe application data is a rich source of transactional information about the business environment. Unfortunately, many legacy approaches to managing it - such as COLD (Computer Output to Laser Disk) - fail to enhance productivity or reduce costs. Managing report data with EMC Documentum Archive Services for Reports enables faster...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Drive Down IP Storage Costs: Effortlessly Secure, Monitor, and Control File Share Data

    The presenter of this webcast talks on the key challenges and trends influencing the EMC/Varonis partnership for securing file share and NAS data. The attendee will learn how automating these highly manual tasks, saves time and resources.

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Establish Sustainable PCI DSS Compliance

    The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) requires organizations to carefully manage and secure their cardholder data. The Standard's 230+ diverse requirements mandate that organizations employ infrastructure, identity, and information management systems. Only an integrated mix of technologies and processes can help businesses understand their PCI DSS compliance...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Virtualize Mission-Critical Microsoft SharePoint and SQL Server Environments With VMware and EMC

    Organizations of every size are adopting VMware virtualization solutions. Before deploy, one want to be confident that the mission-critical applications - everything from Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint to SQL Server, SAP, and Oracle - will perform as well, if not better, than they do now. Then one want to evaluate...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Automated, Closed Loop Orchestration of NGN Services and Infrastructure

    EMC Smarts Family solutions automate end-to-end management of the IT services and the complex network, application, server, and storage infrastructures on which they rely. The attendee of this webcast will see how EMC's solutions removes the burden to manually change and configure networks for new service delivery, how it automatically...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Leverage Your Experience With Tivoli Storage Manager

    A Tivoli Storage Manager environment can present numerous challenges to its administrators. TSM schedules can be difficult to meet, backups can take too long, and recovery time can exceed the requirements. Solutions from EMC and Brocade will help to meet these challenges - ultimately creating a more effective and efficient...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    EMC Replication Solutions for CLARiiON

    The attendee of this webcast will learn about how EMC local data protection and remote replication can secure the business-critical applications and data in the CLARiiON CX3/CX4 environments. The presenters gives demonstration of how RecoverPoint/SE provides a single product solution for protecting and replicating Microsoft Exchange data in many local...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Take Advantage of a New, Unified Storage Solution From EMC

    Is server proliferation creating a complex, difficult-to-manage distributed storage environment? Does that put the organization at risk for data loss or unavailability? Are business continuity and disaster recovery processes slow or ineffective as a result? With powerful, unified storage that's easy to deploy, use, and manage, one can affordably consolidate...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Oct 2008

    Technology Trends in Audio and Video Archiving

    Most organizations are struggling with the impact of information growth on their infrastructures and information protection processes. More information means organizations must retain more, manage more, and protect more. With the broadest portfolio of archiving offerings in the industry, EMC enables organizations to implement solutions with the advanced capabilities necessary...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Bridge the IT and Security Operations Gap: Improve Compliance, Minimize Risk, and Control Costs

    An integrated solution from EMC and RSA enhances IT and security operations by combining Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) with Network Change and Configuration Management (NCCM) to create a secure environment that meets the requirements of both groups. The attendee of this webcast will learn how EMC and RSA...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    EMC Replication Solutions for CLARiiON Decision Support

    Protecting, replicating, and recovering data is a critical challenge faced by most organizations. Specific problems - such as WAN bottlenecks and degraded production application performance - can seem impossible to solve. A protection and replication solution from EMC gives the flexibility to make real-time decisions and off-load production resources in...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Oct 2008

    Factors to Consider for Consolidating SQL Server Deployments on IP Storage

    Microsoft SQL Server is mission-critical to the organization. It is crucial that the information infrastructure helps to maintain high levels of performance and availability, while reducing risk - across the core business application environments. With solutions from EMC, one can leverage the power of IP storage for the Microsoft SQL...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Oct 2008

    How EMC Solutions Complete Your SAP Archiving Environment

    Most organizations are struggling with the impact of information growth on their infrastructures and information protection processes. More information means organizations must retain more, manage more, and protect more. With the broadest portfolio of archiving offerings in the industry, EMC enables organizations to implement solutions with the advanced capabilities necessary...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Oct 2008

    Improve the Health and Performance of Your Storage Infrastructure

    Looking to improve service levels while reducing the operational costs of maintaining the organization's storage investment? As IT environments continue to grow larger and more complex, one needs an easy way to ensure the health and optimal performance of the IP and SAN environment. With an EMC solution, storage managers...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    IT Efficiency Tips to Help Retailers Thrive in a Down Economy

    It's a tough time to be in Retail - the economy is stalled, margins are tight, and more pocketbooks are closed. But even today, it's possible to sustain and grow the retail business - if one has the right tools and techniques for making the most of the IT infrastructure....

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Cut Costs by Upgrading Your EMC Connectrix MDS SAN to 8 G Fibre Channel and FCoE

    Is the existing SAN ready for greater performance while lowering Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) by using 8 Gbps Fibre Channel or Fibre Channel Over Ethernet (FCoE) By upgrading the EMC Connectrix MDS SAN infrastructure, one can take advantage of the higher speeds and improved reliability to not only reduce...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Capture, Retain, and Analyze CDRs and IPDRs With Maximum Efficiency and Performance

    Massive Call Detail Record (CDR) and IP Data Record (IPDR) volumes create some serious challenges. Wireline, wireless, and internet service providers must not only collect and store billions of CDRs and other event records, but they must also be able to run complex queries to identify and extract specific records...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Nov 2008

    The Expanding Digital Universe: Challenges and Opportunities

    Organizations worldwide face multiple challenges in managing the explosive growth of data creation. Not only do they have limited resources, but they are expected to find and train storage professionals who are capable of handling this growth. The documented lack of IT talent with the right skills makes this a...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    The New EMC CLARiiON CX4: Leading-Edge Midrange Storage for Virtualized Environments

    The new EMC CLARiiON CX4 series can meet the virtual infrastructure needs - and service level agreements - regardless of where one is in the adoption process. It can quickly respond to changing storage environment demands and integrate with VMware solutions for resource management and disaster recovery, ensuring the easily...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Best Practices for Deploying Microsoft Exchange 2007 in a Virtualized Environment

    Is there any way to avoid the cost and complexity of Fibre Channel for running the Microsoft Exchange environment? How well does Exchange work when virtualized with VMware? The presenter shows show to enhance the Microsoft Exchange environment. This webcast offers detailed information on how to take advantage of EMC...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Cut Virtualization Costs Using the Best Storage for Your Environment: iSCSI, NFS, or FC SAN

    IT storage administrators like infrastructure virtualization because it maximizes system scalability and flexibility while minimizing an organization's time, cost, and resource investments. Now administrators have to evaluate how various storage technologies - Fibre Channel Storage Area Network (FC SAN), iSCSI, and Network File System (NFS) - come into play. Each...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Successfully Deploy Mission-Critical Applications in a VMware Environment

    Organizations of every size are adopting VMware virtualization solutions. Before deploying, one wants to be confident that his/her mission-critical applications - everything from Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint to SQL Server, SAP, and Oracle - will perform as well, if not better, than they do now. Then want to evaluate every...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Deploy and Manage a Complete End-To-End Virtual Infrastructure

    The virtues of virtualization are increasingly becoming well known driving rapid adoption. However, virtualization presents new management challenges. As the organization adopts virtualization, one will need better ways to gain insight into and visibility across the environment. EMC's ControlCenter has been enhanced to extend its support of virtual infrastructures by...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Speed Oracle RAC Database Backup, Recovery, and Cloning

    Compromising between simplicity and performance when it comes to managing the Oracle databases? Is it difficult to provision multiple production database copies without duplicating storage? Are backup operations negatively impacting the production systems? EMC offers solutions to help to overcome these barriers to administrative efficiency and uninterrupted operations. The presenter...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Deploying Virtualized Oracle on IP Storage

    Is it difficult to provision multiple production database copies without duplicating storage? Are backup operations negatively impacting the production systems? EMC offers solutions to help to overcome these barriers to administrative efficiency and uninterrupted operations. The presenter of this webcast offers detailed information on how to take advantage of EMC...

    Provided By EMC

  • 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 2009

    Virtualize with the new VMware vSphere on IBM Intel processors and take advantage of special financing

    VMware vSphere is designed to simplify, consolidate and realize new flexibility and performance with servers, storage, and networks. Come listen to industry experts from Intel, IBM and VMware talk about virtualizing your infrastructure using VMware vSphere running on the latest IBM servers powered by Intel Xeon processors - helping you...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Increase Productivity and Information Availability with ESB Messaging & Enrichment and Industry Connectivity

    Learn how Mayo Clinic improved information availability and improved productivity Mayo Clinic, an internationally renowned group medical practice has embarked on a project to integrate applications and improve the availability of information across departments. Hear how a robust ESB Messaging & Enrichment and Industry Connectivity platform is helping to...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    On-Demand Webcast: IBM Information Archive: Next Generation Information Retention Solution

    IBM Information Archive is the next-generation information retention solution designed as a universal archiving repository for all types of content to help midsize and enterprise clients reduce cost, manage risk and address a complete set of information retention needs - business, legal, or regulatory. The highly versatile, cloud-ready, smart business...

    Provided By IBM