Storage has seen its share of technology changes in recent years, but the most significant breakthrough isn’t higher capacity arrays, it’s the shift to software-defined storage. One of the reasons many enterprises are embracing this new paradigm is that in recent decades, managing storage has been a specialized skill set which has fostered organizational silos among other issues.
In this free e-Book that I wrote for VMware, I explore:
- How virtualization and cloud management impact storage management
- Implications of the control plane transitioning from hardware-centric to app-centric
- The role of VMware hypervisor in managing storage