architecture has enabled organizations to effectively share, consolidate and manage data resources, more so than with DAS (Direct Attached Storage).
Grupo Elektra is one of hundreds of Latin American companies that are using EMC automated networked storage
to manage information generated by their most strategic initiatives, such as enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), and data warehousing applications.
XIOtech's adaptive networked storage
foundation architecture greatly simplifies the task of managing storage associated with a large Oracle9i database deployment," said Dan McCormick, vice president of Worldwide Marketing, XIOtech.
Pursuing the same benefits accrued from business process automation, businesses are now seeking to integrate and automate the critical IT process of managing their networked storage
environments," said Rangachari.
Zetera Corporation is the developer of Z-SAN[R] technology, a SoIP (Storage over Internetworking Protocol) platform that enables networked storage
to be realized at unprecedented price-performance levels.
Contrast this to the distributed architecture of networked storage
systems, which creates a loosely coupled environment that eliminates the operational dependency and related performance hit.
They fall well short of leveraging the maturity and power of existing IP networks and the lower connectivity costs associated with Ethernet to not only address the "stranded" application servers, but also enable distributed, networked storage
services (see Figure 1).
Our Z-SAN technology is a great fit for the rapidly growing storage demands of Choiceway's customers, enabling them to enjoy better performing, more scalable and easier-to-use networked storage
at more affordable price points.
By making storage solutions that are available, reliable, self-diagnosing, self-healing and cost-effective like storage tone, we can provide users with what they want and increase the speed of adoption, enabling a more ubiquitous, plug-and-play networked storage
Together we have been able to provide the benefits of networked storage
systems and services to customers of all sizes throughout the world.
Pillar Axiom provides the first true industry choice for integrated, automated and cost-effective networked storage
Through these partnerships, Pillar customers can deploy end-to-end Storage Area Networks (SANs) that integrate Brocade and/or McDATA offerings from entry level switches to enterprise directors and storage routers to achieve advanced networked storage
agility and performance.