Understanding the Economics of Flash Storage

The rapid rise of flash storage in the data center has turned traditional storage economic models upside down. While capacity remains a critical part of the financial equation, overall performance of storage systems has emerged as an equally important factor.

However, there is far more to the story that many marketed financial indicators might suggest. In this paper, you will be exposed to the fundamental financial facts that surround flash storage and learn how modern storage systems help IT focus more on the business than ever before.

  • Learn about the two primary metrics used to determine the overall cost of modern storage
  • Discover how these metrics play a role in changing how IT does business
  • Identify the key features that must be present in order to economic models to remain viable
  • Understand the second order economic benefits that can be achieved in a flash storage environment

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