Spring 2007 SNIA Technical Tutorials

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Storage
Elaine Silber, Track Manager

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Storage Consolidation with IP StorageDavid Dale Download (281K) 'Green' Storage SW Worth Download (1.21MB) Desktop, Nearline and Enterprise Disk Drives, Delta by Design Willis Whittington Download (1.03MB)
Accelerating Application Performance - Tier 0 Rick Gillett Download (240K) The Storage Evolution: From Blocks, Files and Objects to Object Storage Systems  Christian Bandulet Download (2.84MB) Object-based Storage Device (OSD) - Architecture and Systems Erik Riedel  Download (979K)
NAS and iSCSI Technology Overview Wolfgang Singer Download (851K) Storage Performance Testing Woody Hutsell Download (660K) Storage Protocol Analyzers:  Not Just for R&D Anymore Brandy Barton Download (570K)
Hardware Compression in Storage Networks and Network Attached Storage Tony Summers Download (155K)    

Storage Management
Marty Foltyn and John Kelly, Track Managers

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SRM:  Leveraging Industry Standards to Reduce Complexity and Management Costs Andy Namynanik Download (5.12MB) Storage Management
from SMI-S to Management Frameworks
Mark Carlson
John Crandall
Download (376K)
Writing a Storage Management Application (RFP)  John Webster Download (130K)
Managing Storage in a Virtual World  Manoj Sharma Download (205K) An ITIL Perspective for Storage Resource ManagementGreg Van Hise
BJ Klingenberg
Download (3.53MB)
The Storage Design Dilemma Leroy Budnik Download (2.02MB)

Virtualization/Standards
Rob Peglar, Track Manager

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Storage Networking Standards:  Recent Developments David Black Download (627K) Green Eggs and XAM Jered Floyd Download (263K) SNIA Software and XAM Mark Carlson
Zoran Cakeljic
Download (142K)
Virtualization Storage Networks Scott Kipp Download (1.15MB) Storage Virtualization I.  What, Why, Where and How Rob Peglar Download (443K) Storage Virtualization II.  Effective Use of Virtualization Rob Peglar Download (458K)
Storage Grid:  Relevance and Overview Abbott Schindler Download (294K)    

Networking
Howard Goldstein, Track Manager

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Networking Technologies:  Concepts in Internal and External Networked Storage Howard Goldstein Download (3.63MB) IP Storage Protocols - iSCSIJohn Hufferd Download (1.57MB) Fibre Channel Technologies:  Current and Future M. K. Jibbe
Steven Wilson
Tom Hammond-Doel
Download (1.52MB)
SAS & SATA Combine to Change the Storage Market Martin Czekalski
Harry Mason
Download (1.33MB)
PCI Express, Infiniband and Storage Ron Emerick
Paul Millard
Download (352K)
Metropolitan and Wide Area Storage Networks Stephen Barr Download (802K)
Ethernet Technology Allen Light Download (451K) SAS Overview Manu Gupta Download (159K) TCP/IP Optimization for Block Storage Joseph White Download (429K)

Data Management
Michael Fishman, Track Manager

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Information Classification:  The Cornerstone to Information Management Sheila Childs Download (1.23MB) Disk and Tape Backup Mechanisms Michael Fishman Download (395K) Disk-based Restoration Technologies Michael Rowan Download (387K)
ILM:  Tiered Services and the Need for Classification Edgar St.Pierre Download (662K) Identifying and Eliminating Backup System Bottlenecks Michael Fishman Download (223K) Solving the Coming Archive Crises Michael Peterson Download (486K)
The Secret Sauce of ILM - The Professional ILMLeRoy Budnik Download (1.42MB) Archives, Backups and NAS the Open Archive Andres Rodriguez Download (766K) Trends in Data Protection - CDP and VTL Jason Iehl
Agnes Lamont
Download (563K)
Archiving and Compliance Infrastructure Gary Zasman Download (886K) Single Instance Strategies for Storage Michael Fahey Download (246K) Records Managers and Storage Managers Speak: 
Get the Real Story
Behind ILM
Moderator: John Webster
Panelists:  Marty LeFebvre,
Wendy Betts, Alex Fazekas-Paul,
Paula Johnson
document not posted for download

Security
LeRoy Budnik, Track Manager

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Introduction to Storage SecurityGordon Arnold Download (353K) Preparing for a Storage Security AuditLeRoy Budnik Download (600K) Best Current Practices and Implementing the FC Security Protocol (FC-SP) Larry Hofer Download (647K)
Alternative Approaches to Storage Security  Michael Fahey Download (262K) "Look Ma, No Disks"Richard Austin Download (1.35MB) TCG Trusted Storage Specifications Michael Willett Download (550K)
ABCs of Data Encryption Roger Cummings Download (675K) A Chief Information Security Officer's View of Storage Security  Eric Hibbard Download (492K)  

File Management
Rob Peglar, Track Manager

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Contemporary Data Protection Best Practices with iSCSI Storage Arrays Paul Massiglia
David Dale
Download (705K)
Comparison of Different WAN Acceleration Technologies Joshua Tseng Download (1.07MB) Advanced Data Sharing  - Survey of Networked File Systems and File Servers Jonathan Goldick Download (570K)

Applications
Rob Peglar, Track Manager

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FAN:  An Architecture for Scalable, Service-oriented Data Management Rick Gillett Download (292K) WAN Application Infrastructure Fueling Storage NetworksAndrea Chiaffitelli
Ian Perez-Ponce
Download (1.21MB)
Business Intelligence from Mining VoIP Voice Recordings  Raymond Lucchesi Download (187K)
Unification of Data Center Fabrics with Ethernet:  "A High Speed Peek into the Future!"Matthew Brisse Download (624K)    

Managing Infrastructure Complexity
Laurence Whittaker and Keith Reed, Track Managers
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End User Council Town Hall Meeting,
Hosted by the SNIA End User Council and StorageNetworking.org SNUG Founders
Wendy Betts, Chair, SNIA End User Council  Document not posted for download
What About Interoperability?  Norman Owens, SNIA End User CouncilDocument not posted for download Taming SAN ComplexityTerry YoshiiDocument not posted for download
The Storage Utility Using SRM for Automated ChargebacksChris WilsonDocument not posted for download    

Professional Development
David Deming, Track Manager
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Interpersonal Communication Skills for Propeller Heads Deborah JohnsonDocument not posted for download Survivor Guide:  Leading in Difficult Times Harriett PeaDocument not posted for download Men & Women in Technology Patty Then Document not posted for download
Leadership Qualities:  Good Coaching, Communicating in the Technical WorldJohn Becsi, Cathy Nolan Document not posted for download Organizational Trust Leads to Profit and Productivity David DemingDocument not posted for download