Segregating video data also enables accurate tracking of this high growth data for applying billing. You can better manage overall data growth.
* Lower operating cost. Finally, all of the prior benefits of applying specialty storage combine to deliver a lower total cost of ownership. Specialty storage will need fewer disks to deliver performance. Improving your backup process will decrease labor costs and reduce needed software licenses. Having more satisfied users means less work. And better management of growth saves hardware, power and cooling, floor space and labor. The application of specialty storage for video data is a win for everyone.
Stow Lee is the Senior VP of Strategy of Quantum and has more than 30 years of experience in the storage industry, including 10 years working with a variety of companies in data reduction and file system software and hardware.
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