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In the ever growing digital world we are replacing traditional physical ways of storing media and information with all digital solutions with 24 hour global access and minimal physical space. For a business to support this Data Storage management and Virtualization solution is the new key to success in the digital world. But if your a small business you’re probably wondering how you can afford and even get a solution like this started. CDW can help you get the ball rolling.
CDW has been offering IT products and solutions directly to business and governments for close to 40 years now and they have the experience, products, software and solutions to get your business requires a lot of travel and the need for access anywhere and everywhere. If your a small business you’ll probably want to have as minimal hardware as possible so getting the proper Blade servers is key for saving space and power while getting your SAN (Storage Area Network) setup and with growth you’ll add servers but you won’t want to confuse the end user with another drive. This is where data storage virtualization comes into place allowing you to group several physical storage drives into one central virtual drive. You’ll want to manage all of this with storage management software which will be the top level piece that will control your data storage. You will need archiving software too for files that don’t need immediate access and also for version control. With giving access to many users to your SAN you will run into duplication information but there is data de-duplication software that an help prevent duplication and save vital and expensive storage space.
While that’s a short description of what CDW can offer you with this I know there are many questions you still have so CDE has made thier Red Report free for a limited time which will give you more insight into how you can manager your data for better access to critical info, protect your business data, eliminate inefficient hardware and software while better supporting your workforce and Reduce Your IT Data Storage Requirements by 20-40%