Industry Perspectives: Alacritech, WTS

The Industry Perspectives channel at Data Center Knowledge highlights thought leadership in the data center arena, providing industry professionals with the opportunity to share their insight and expertise. Here’s a recap of this week’s Perspectives:

Top 7 Options for Storage Savings in 2012 – As we enter 2012, data center and enterprise managers are faced with an array of storage choices—some highly publicized like flash storage, and some, such as WAN optimization—that have become more staid and entrenched. Doug Rainbolt of Alacritech writes about which storage technologies have the best ROI.

Disaster Recovery Lessons from Hurricane Irene – Can you really know the value of a disaster recovery service before a disaster hits? The lessons of Hurricane Irene demonstrate the value of a fully tested disaster recovery plan. Insights from Richard Dolewski of WTS.

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About the Author

Rich Miller is the founder and editor at large of Data Center Knowledge, and has been reporting on the data center sector since 2000. He has tracked the growing impact of high-density computing on the power and cooling of data centers, and the resulting push for improved energy efficiency in these facilities.