Information and Storage Management (ISM) moves beyond simple hard drive
storage to the technology necessary to increase the reliability and
flexibility for modern data centers. Course coverage includes data
de-duplication, unified storage, continuous data protection technology,
virtual provisioning, FCoE, flash drives, tiered storage, big data, and
more. Details storage models such as RAID, Network Attached Storage
(NAS), Storage Area Network (SAN), tape backup, and backup strategies.
Virtualization at various infrastructure components is explored.
Examines Business Continuity and Security in physical and virtualized
environment. ISM may be taken before or after Virtualization using
VMWare ESXi Server.
- Teacher: Edward Bigos