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Docker Containers Will Impact Enterprise Storage Infrastructure

Published: 08 February 2017

ID: G00316410

Analyst(s): Julia Palmer , Arun Chandrasekaran


Container frameworks such as Docker are maturing and starting to garner the attention of enterprise IT. This research analyzes the potential implications of containers on storage and how I&O leaders should plan for implementing containers in production.

Table Of Contents


  • Persistent Storage Options for Docker Containers
  • How to Select the Best Approach for Container Data Persistence

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