Last week there was a discussion on TWITTER about the sizing of storage. If you want to compare products you start with how much capacity you need and what performance a product can give you. I showed them one of my presales sheets on which I already use those metrics in the field.
But besides that, there are also arguments on looking at Watts/TB and Watts/IOPS or Rackspace/TB and so on … How far do we need to go?
Episode 53 – Sorting through all the vendor storage FUD
January 31st, 2012