Thin Provisioning with the Pillar Axiom

IT administrators must maintain application availability while controlling costs. One key area where operational efficiency can be achieved is in the storage infrastructure. But traditional storage systems are inherently inefficient. Learn why thin provisioning can help simplify storage management while improving capacity use, and how distributed redundant array of independent disks (RAID) technology can help.
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