NetworkWorldFusion: Considering Linux storage Management
Aug 24, 2004, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Karp)
"With Linux having penetrated the enterprise computer room to
the extent that it now runs on everything from the smallest x86
white box server to the largest mainframes, it should be no
surprise that almost every storage software vendor these days is
making its management offerings available on Linux. Products are
now available both from new companies and industry leaders. With
some modest research, you can find something suitable for your site
no matter whether you work for one of the very largest companies or
for something quite a bit smaller.
"Fortunately, the move to Linux needn't be particularly
traumatic, and many sites find the worry that went into the
planning far outweighed the actual problems they encountered.