Keeping your storage system, data, and applications available to your users when and where they need it, reliably and without fail, requires a solid set of operational practices and technologies that enable IT to deliver on the service level requirements of business users. These requirements go across business and departmental boundaries and should be established as fundamental underlying goals of IT throughout the enterprise.

This Need to Know guide will show you the best management practices and software that enable IT to meet the storage, availability and disaster recovery requirements of the business.