The pros and cons of file and block access storage arrays vs the new breed of all-in-one server/storage architecture for storage of virtual machine systems and data
"Virtualisation is a cornerstone of today's enterprise IT architecture, but virtual machines pose a number of performance issues, despite the benefits they bring in cost and efficiency,"
warns Stephen Pritchard in
"Storage is a particular weakness in virtualisation. Virtualisation-optimised storage technologies have been slower to develop, despite the rise of high-performance hardware, such as flash..."
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