SearchStorageChannel.com content partner Gear6 offers the following podcast from its Gear6 Analyst Spotlight. Robert Harris --data storage marketing and sales expert and creator of StorageMojo-- compares Internet Data Center (IDC) with legacy Enterprise Data Center (EDC). This podcast is moderated by Gary Orenstein, vice president of marketing at Gear6, and is 28 minutes in duration.
Today's discussion highlights the following:
- Advantages of IDC over legacy EDC: scale, growth rate, speed.
- Compare and contrast between IDC infrastructure and EDC infrastructure
- The financial and cultural impacts of IDC on the industry.
- Tips on making the most of the positive technology shifts from EDC to IDC.
About the contributor: Gear6 centralized caching solutions address the widening performance gap between increasingly powerful servers and lagging mechanical storage devices, delivering scalable and transparent storage acceleration to mainstream enterprises. Gear6 solutions accelerate existing storage infrastructure for real time performance, eliminate bottlenecks, and guarantee transaction response times. These real-time capabilities speed up applications, provide protection from peak load disruptions, and improve quality of service.
This was first published in December 2006