Fall 2009 SNIA Technical Tutorials


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Data Protection and Management

Michael Fishman, Track Manager
Introduction to Data Protection: Backup to Tape, Disk and BeyondJason Iehl download (803K) Trends in Data Protection and Data Restoration TechnologiesMichael Fishman download (1MB) A Crash Course in Wide Area ReplicationJacob Farmer download (913K)
Understanding Data DeduplicationThomas Rivera download (1MB) Retaining Information for 100 YearsMary Baker
Roger Cummings
download (641K)
Creating a Catalog for ILM ServicesBob Rogers
Paul Field
download (529K)

File Systems and File Management

Paul Massiglia, Track Manager
The File Systems EvolutionChristian Bandulet download (2MB) Find and Select the Right File Storage for Your ApplicationsPhilippe Nicolas download (2MB) Object-based File Systems: An OverviewCraig Harmer download (613K)
Global Namespaces for SummerMatthew Geddes download (560K)    

Green Storage

SW Worth, Track Manager
Green Storage:  The Big PictureSW Worth download (2MB) Technologies for Green StorageDr. Alan Yoder download (4MB) Green Storage II: Metrics and MeasurementsDr. Erik Riedel download (1MB)


Joseph White, Track Manager
SAS and SATA Combine to Change the Storage MarketMarty Czekalski
Harry Mason
download (4MB)
Fibre Channel Technologies:  "Current and Future"Dr. M. K. Jibbe download (2MB) NAS and iSCSI Technical OverviewWolfgang Singer download (1MB)
pNFS, Parallel Storage for Grid and Enterprise ComputingJoshua Konkle download (855K) PCI Express Impact on Storage Architectures and CapabilitiesRon Emerick download (819K) Ethernet Enhancements for StorageSunil Ahluwalia download (sizeK)
Fibre Channel Over Ethernet (FCoE)John Hufferd download (sizeK) VM-aware SANs:  How a SAN Can Support Mobility, Security, and Manageability Requirement for Virtual ServersFabrizio Corno download (sizeK) SANs Across MANs and WANsDr. Joseph White download (sizeK)
Ethernet Storage:  Standards, Deployments & FuturesDavid Dale download (992K)


Eric Hibbard, Track Manager
Self-Encrypting DrivesDr. Michael Willett download (415K) How E-Discovery Will Impact Your Life as a Storage ProfessionalDavid Stevens download (408K) ABCs of EcryptionRoger Cummings download (798K)
Introduction to Key ManagementWalt Hubis download (2MB) SNIA Storage Security Best PracticesEric Hibbard download (415K) Securing the Cloud: Using Storage Services Without Risking Data SecurityRuss Fellows download (897K)

Solid State Storage

Neil Ekker, Track Manager
Overview and Current Topics in Solid State StorageRob Peglar download (1MB) Solid Business, Shifting Vision:  What Users Can Realistically Expect from SSS in the Next 2 YearsWoody Hutsell download (581K) Solid State Storage TCO CalculatorTerry Yoshii
David Stutznegger
download (sizeK)
Storage Class Memory: The Future of Solid State StoragePhil Mills download (2MB) Facing an SSS Decision? Here is How SNIA is Helping Users Evaluate SSS PerformanceRay Lucchesi download (332K)  

Storage and Storage Management

Marty Foltyn and Brandy Hammack, Track Managers
Introduction to Storage ManagementRussell Warren download (526K) Help!  My User Base Eats Storage for LunchWendy Betts download (761K) Server and Storage Consolidation with iSCSI ArraysDavid Dale
Suzanne Morgan
download (864K)
Consumer & SOHO Storage: Small Boxes in a Massive MarketRick Bauer download (4MB) Ideal Application for IP SANsJason Blosil
Gary Gumanow
download (791K)
Exchange Performance 101Raymond Lucchesi download (667K)
SRM:  Can You Get What You Want?John Webster download (526K)    


Josh Tseng, Track Manager
Storage Virtualization I - What, Why, When, Where and How?Rob Peglar download (1MB) Storage Virtualization II - effective Use of VirtualizationRob Peglar download (3MB) WAN Optimization and Thin Client:  Complementary or Competitive Application Delivery Methods?Josh Tseng download (624K)
Cloud Storage Standards OverviewMark Carlson download (2MB) Data Center TransformationRuss Fellows download (734)  

Professional Development

David Deming, Track Manager
PMI Project Management & Network Storage Implementations: Leveraging Best Practices in Both WorldsRick Bauer download(904K) Strategies for Success:  Techniques for Reducing Stress and Increasing CreativityDavid Deming download (2MB)