Chapter1

Storage Primer

TOPICS COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

  • The importance of IT
  • The role of storage
  • Types of storage
  • Where storage fits into the wider IT infrastructure
  • The influence of flash memory
  • Cloud storage
  • CompTIA Storage+ Powered by SNIA exam

image This introductory chapter outlines the increasingly important role of technology in the world and how this creates a demand for robust, high-performance, technology-based systems that need good, knowledgeable people to design and administer them. It explains the important place that storage occupies in the world of information technology infrastructure and how it interacts with other infrastructure ...

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