After being bitten once by running out of disk space on a couple of our SANs in the middle of the school year, it feels good to be back in control. We anticipate unstructured data to be a continual challenge for us (and every company) but believe we have the processes and tools in place to avoid any future capacity management scares. While many discuss cost savings as the primary benefit of SaaS, speed turned out to be just as big an advantage.
Martin Male serves as Manager, IT Services for Yellowknife Education District No. 1 in Canada's Northwest Territories.