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Cloud Storage - The Anatomy of a Cloud: Public and Private

Cloud storage comes in two flavors: public and private. Whether you choose to rent cloud storage (a public cloud) or buy cloud storage (a private cloud inside your firewall), there is a lot to consider. This session will review the choices a user faces when evaluating a private versus public cloud storage offering. It will describe data types and identify scenarios where cloud storage is a good choice, and where it is not. This session will also cover usage patterns, security, performance and cost implications to educate the attendee on the differences between public and private cloud storage.

Three Learning Objectives:
-Identify and prioritize key considerations for evaluating cloud storage.
-Obtain a comparative understanding of and learn how to assess pros and cons of public versus private storage clouds.
-Examine different architectural approaches to building a cloud or massively scalable NAS system.
Recorded Jan 29 2009 34 mins
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