NetApp Delivers Scale-Out Storage for Today’s Demanding Workloads: Solution Brief
Scale-Out Storage for Today’s Demanding Workloads
NetApp and Intel deliver scale-out storage that effectively manages today’s growth and pace of business.
Epic Data Growth Continues to Tax IT Resources
Data growth continues to plague organizations as the leading data center hardware challenge. IT is under constant pressure to respond to new business opportunities that deliver value with scalable speed, while managing data growth and the associated costs related to hardware, software, and maintenance within a constrained budget.
• International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts digital data will grow to 2.7 zettabytes in 2012, up 48% since 2011, with 90% of the data being unstructured (for example, images/videos, social media, and Web-enabled workloads).
• As more and more data is ingested into the ecosystem, the avenues and attack surface for malicious security breach have increased dramatically.
• There is an urgency to act. IDC analysts predict that IT industry’s shift to cloud and next-generation platforms will accelerate in 2012, forcing the industry’s leaders to make bold investments and fateful decisions.
Accommodate Data Growth with Optimized NetApp Scale-Out Storage Solutions Based on Intel
NetApp scale-out storage solutions built with Intel® Xeon® processors enable companies to successfully handle the massive data growth and infrastructure complexities required for today’s demanding workloads. By optimizing data management at this tremendous scale, organizations can easily adapt to changes in the business with an immediate response to unpredictable data growth. Businesses get unprecedented agility and data protection to efficiently manage their growing data with cost-effective storage solutions that can result in greater business value.
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