Tips for Lifecycle-Based Data Storage
It doesn’t matter whether the business cycle is trending up or down, executives are always under pressure to generate growth, control costs and risk, and meet customer and constituent demands for innovation, transparency and anywhere, anytime interactions. Savvy leaders seek to build organizations that can respond instantly and cost- effectively to meet both challenges and opportunities. But this puts tremendous pressure on technology at a time when IT is facing its own unique set of hurdles. To learn how to meet these challenges, read the full paper, “Lifecycle-Based Data Storage: Learn How to Assess, Rationalize and Optimize Enterprise Information.”
Mergers and acquisitions continue to test the adaptive capabilities of many IT shops. Disruptive new technologies such as cloud computing, ubiquitous mobility and social media are reverberating across all industry sectors. And applications are proliferating at an unprecedented rate.
These forces, driving explosive growth in the volume and diversity of enterprise information, present significant data storage challenges.
Fortunately, organizations can now leverage next-generation tools and methods to optimize enterprise data storage environments. What’s needed is a comprehensive information management and storage lifecycle management strategy. Based on balanced and rationalized storage resources governance, a lifecycle model provides a sound methodology for assessing true data storage requirements.
With a holistic approach, organizations can design, assess, rationalize and deploy data across multiple storage tiers. By focusing on tactical storage metrics and broader strategic goals, organizations can produce objective placement recommendations not tied to any specific storage product.
This value-based model will enable your organization to better understand and manage critical information – reducing costs, improving compliance and access and ensuring data is properly stored and managed.
To learn more, read the full paper, “Lifecycle-Based Data Storage: Learn How to Assess, Rationalize and Optimize Enterprise Information.”