Application-storage discovery

  title={Application-storage discovery},
  author={Nikolai Joukov and Birgit Pfitzmann and HariGovind V. Ramasamy and Murthy V. Devarakonda},
Discovering application dependency on data and storage is a key prerequisite for many storage optimization tasks such as data assignment to storage tiers, storage consolidation, virtualization, and handling unused data. However, in the real world these dependencies are rarely known, and discovering them is a challenge because of virtualization at various… CONTINUE READING