Poorly-defined storage (and why Primary Data is different)

Software-defined storage is something that end users love, and the industry is going precisely in that direction. The only problem I have with it is that, as happens with other buzzwords, the term is being over-abused and generalization leads to confusion. I know that I’m not the first to raise this problem, but now that real software-define storage solutions are appearing in the market, the naming issue has become more apparent. As always marketing is the first to be blamed, but finding someone who is not responsible for this situation becomes rather difficult. Software-defined Borrowing the concept from Networking:...

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