How do trends in primary storage affect secondary storage?

I caught up with Steve Pao at Igneous recently to chat again about the rise of secondary storage. Primary storage is great and all, but flash is everywhere – it’s old news.  In secondary storage, we are seeing a lot happening with scale and functionality and hybridization and built-in data protection services.

How do trends in primary storage affect secondary storage? (here with full transcript)

Secondary Storage in a Primary Role !?

Hey all! – This is the first of what I hope will be many little topical quick video segments, working with Dave Littman over at Truth In IT to get them recorded, produced and published.

In this one we discuss what’s going in with secondary storage these days, and how it’s perhaps more interesting than all that commodity-ish “all-flash” primary storage out there

Can secondary storage play a primary role in the datacenter?

(gotta love the Youtube freeze frame that catches us both with eyes closed!)