NAS and iSCSI Technical Overview (2009)

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Monday, October 12, 2009
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Reuirements for additional storage are booming. There is a strong trend that most of today’s storage will be consolidated and 'networked'. This presentation shows the different approaches to 'Storage Networking’ and discusses file and block I/O related subjects.

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What are the differences between SAN, NAS, NAS Gateways and iSCSI
What are the advantages and disadvantages of these technologies
Which problems does NAS solve
Why is NAS better than a standard file server
What can be expected in the future