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Buyer's Guide to Enterprise Storage Resources
Organizations of all sizes face similar challenges when managing storage@not enough capacity or protection. Help has arrived with Internet small computer system

forced ranking evaluations  direct-attached storage (DAS) or forced to invest resources in complex and often proprietary technologies. There is also no guarantee that hardware will work together, and storage management remains cumbersome, at best. What is needed is a standard for networked storage that brings the benefits of consolidated storage to a broad range of businesses. Developed by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) as a response to the need for interoperability in networked storage, iSCSI lets businesses leverage

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Many organizations are undertaking some form of lean initiative, but if one were to ask one hundred different people, one would probably different explanations from each person. With a variety of methods, techniques, and terms bandied about, many are forced to use the same definition that the late Justice Potter Stewart used for pornography: “I know it when I see it.” Shop floor practices that move inventory to the point of consumption, like kanban, are also associated with lean. But what really is lean? And does it go beyond the shop floor to impacts all areas of the business?

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