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Compaq StorageWorks Virtual Replicator
Topic Area:
Track: Enterprise Solutions
Topic: Storage
Type:  Breakout Session

Schedule:
11/09/99   10:00 AM     Duration: 90 Min.     Room: 8

Presenter:
Steve Flynn
Senior Product Manager - Windows NT , Compaq Computer Corporation  

Abstract:
Trends of rapidly escalating amounts of storage, increasingly inexpensive disks, disappearing backup/restore windows and the demand from corporate IS management to 'centralize' have created a crisis and an opportunity in the storage and storage management environment. Compaq Storage and Cluster Software Extensions for Windows NT provides a cost-effective, flexible and scalable solution that gives administrators the ability to tailor their storage environment to the needs of their user community. They can maximize the utilization of their storage, server and network investments while ensuring the safety and availability of their data and applications. After attending this session participants will understand:Flexible deployment of storage capacity, making virtual disks available locally or serving them to remote applications servers. Online backup/restore via snapshots; eliminates costly application downtime for backup. Safe, software testing using virtual copies of data so there is no risk to live data. Centralized, cost-effective storage management. Exploiting standard Microsoft Cluster Server environments for higher availability and configuration flexibility.

Objectives:
Simplify storage management by creating centralized pools of storage
 
Flexibly deploy storage capacity using storage pools and virtual disks
 
Create snapshots of virtual disk. Use snapshots to create backups/restores with minimal impact to running applications. Utilize snapshots to test new applications with no risk to the operation of the existing application.  

Prerequisites for attendees:
None

Required Skill Level:
Intermediate
Assumes general knowledge of topic, familiarity w/basic terms & procedures

                                                                                                                                                                           

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