Checkout these new papers from the Windows Storage Server Product Team:

Windows Storage Server 2008 Architecture and Deployment Paper
This white paper describes the features and technologies in Windows Storage Server, and how to create secure, extensible, scalable, and highly-available storage solutions, including file services, iSCSI block input/output (I/O), Web services, and print services workloads.

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Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008: Meeting the Storage Challenges of Today’s Businesses
For the system/storage administrator, managing an organization’s growing wealth of information has become an increasingly complex, high- pressure undertaking.
This paper discusses the file and data storage challenges that face businesses today.

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Microsoft Corporation and HP: Using Network Attached Storage for Reliable Backup and Recovery

This paper compares tape-, disk-, and network-based storage technologies in use today. We will also discuss ways in which HP servers built on the Windows Storage Server 2008 platform leverage NAS to streamline management operations, lower the total cost of ownership (TCO), and offer a rapid backup and restore solution using disk-to-disk backup solutions.

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Microsoft Corporation and Dell: Using Network Attached Storage for Reliable Backup and Recovery

This paper compares tape-, disk-, and network-based storage technologies in use today. We will also discuss ways in which Dell servers built on the Windows Storage Server 2008 platform leverage NAS to streamline management operations, lower the total cost of ownership (TCO), and offer a rapid backup and restore solution using disk-to-disk backup solutions.

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