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The End of Big Storage

Published By: Gridstore
Published:  Jan 02, 2013
Length:  2 pages

The biggest consumers of storage stopped buying Big Storage a long time ago. While the demands of Google and Amazon are different from yours, the core problem is the same—storage arrays don’t scale and force you into expensive, forklift upgrades.

Google and Amazon have proven that combining simple low-cost hardware components with intelligent software that ties them together can be a powerful combination. In this paper, discover:

  • How you can achieve best-in-class storage efficiency and scalability like Google and Amazon.
  • Why forecasting storage is risky and what you can do today to stop it.
  • How to eliminate common storage headaches, such as wasted capacity and forklift upgrades.


Tagsgridstore, big storage, scalability, forklift upgrades, monolithic storage, data growth