This report provides an overview of the storage industry - what has happended so far and the trends going forward.
Here is a sample of the key observations:
- We see new data types, new business uses of information, and new rules for the preservation and security of information driving rapid growth in storage capacity.
- These uses will require new approaches for scale, performance, protection, and lower cost.
- Progress in basic recording technology, computing, and networking will not eliminate all of the issues
- Investments in new infrastructure and processes will be needed to prepare for the coming uses for digital information
Are you ready?