Praise for the first edition of Building Storage Networks: "This book is the Bible of storage networking"
--Dave Hill, Senior Storage Analyst, the Aberdeen Group
Now more than ever, especially in the age of e-commerce, data must be available and accessible 24x7 on a network. This easy-to-understand book clearly explains all the latest methods of storing data on a network, including updated coverage of Internet storage service providers.
Table of contents
Chapter 1: Intro to Storage Networking.
Chapter 2: Network Storage I/O Components.
Chapter 3: I/O Path Examples.
Chapter 4: Mirroring and Replication.
Chapter 5: Cacheing and Performance.
Chapter 6: RAID.
Chapter 7: Network Backup.
Chapter 8: Differences Between NAS and SAN.
Chapter 9: SAN Architectures and Applications.
Chapter 10: Fibre Channel as a SAN Technology.
Chapter 11: NEW: Storage Over IP.
Chapter 12: NAS Technology.
Chapter 13: System-Level NAS Applications.
Chapter 14: Mainframe Connections to SANs and NAS.
Chapter 15: Infiniband and VI.
Chapter 16: Web Site Storage.
Chapter 17: Network Storage Management.