Storage Grid: Relevance and Overview

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Monday, April 16, 2007
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Storage infrastructures based on new architectures are emerging in the marketplace. The new architectures are built around Storage Grid. This session will explore what Storage Grid are, their basic elements, and how the industry is implementing them. Also, in an emerging world of Grid Computing, the tutorial will aid in understanding how storage, data, compute, and application can work together. Storage Grid will be compared to conventional storage in terms of business benefits and compatibility with existing storage environments.

§ Understand what storage grids are and what they offer

§ Understand how storage grids are starting to be implemented today

§ Understand how storage grids may impact storage environment evolution