As data growth continues to skyrocket within businesses across the globe, understanding capacity planning becomes increasingly more important to having a successful data center. There are multiple factors that must go into account when considering capacity growth for your storage arrays, but these components can become more complicated.

Planning a Capacity Upgrade for Your Storage Infrastructure

So, what do you do? What, at the very core, is important to take into account when planning a storage or capacity upgrade? In order to help simplify this process, we created the Storage & Capacity Planning Checklist – a 10-step checklist to help you decide whether or not you’re ready to move forward with an upgrade for your storage system.

It covers multiple areas associated with capacity planning: performance and capacity needs, data growth, and hardware, networking, and preparation for the upgrade. This free checklist can be used to help avoid some of the most common pitfalls associated with planning storage needs for your data center.

Planning for a storage upgrade can be a stressful process, but having this quick and easy checklist can help relieve some of the anxiety and stress of knowing whether or not you have taken the necessary factors into account before implementing your storage upgrade.

Still Not Sure?

Reliant Technology has the in-depth product knowledge needed to help you fully customize an upgrade for your storage infrastructure. When you need storage upgrade or third-party support for your storage, server, or networking hardware, Reliant Technology provides the technical expertise to deliver savings to you quickly.

To learn more or to request a quote for storage upgrades or third-party support, reach out to one of Reliant Technology’s storage specialists today or call 1.877.227.0828.

Storage & Capacity Planning Checklist

What factors do you need to consider before upgrading or replacing your storage hardware? Use this checklist to help avoid some common pitfalls when planning your storage needs.

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