Data Management Glossary
- Limited policies result in more data access from the cloud.
- Defragmentation of blocks leads to higher cloud costs.
- Sequential reads lead to higher cloud costs and lower performance.
- Tiering blocks impacts performance of the storage array.
Read the blog post: What you need to know before jumping into the cloud tiering pool
When it comes to considering Isilon data tiering and Isilon cloud tiering, it’s important to understand your cloud tiering choices. Cloud tiering and archiving can save you millions by offloading infrequently accessed cold data to cost-efficient cloud data storage. But, the approach you take can either create an easy path to the cloud for file data with full use of data in the cloud or it can create costly cloud egress and lock-in.