Date Added: Sep 2010
Balancing the efficiency and costs of data storage has always been a difficult task for most IT leaders. The enterprise organization relies on data to function, driving a relentless need for data storage. But storage budgets are not rising to meet the continuous data growth that must be managed. New pressures to manage costs and improve profitability in today's unpredictable global economy are forcing many IT departments to further strain storage systems or overallocate or underutilize them, resulting in unintended energy expenditure and poor asset management.