IDC: Typical Customer Challenges and Solutions for File-based Storage
Watch Rick Villars, Vice President of Storage Solutions, IDC, present the universal challenges of file storage. With growth rates of 60% over the next 4 years, every organization will have to wrestle with the spiraling data center costs of file storage. Throwing hardware at the problem is not necessarily the smartest thing to do. Villars identifies key considerations for every organization when planning for storage solutions.
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