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  1. The Gorilla Guide To…® Modern Object Storage for Cloud-Native Applications

    The Gorilla Guide To…® Modern Object Storage for Cloud-Native Applications

    Scality

    In this Gorilla Guide, you’ll learn how cloud-native applications are designed around microservices that can leverage the advantages of object storage. The ideal object storage system is lightweight and easy to…

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  2. The Gorilla Guide To…® Object Storage for Data at the Edge

    The Gorilla Guide To…® Object Storage for Data at the Edge

    Scality

    Over the last decade edge computing has become a key part of the IT landscape. As organizations add more monitoring of all kinds and data-driven automated processes, the demands for…

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  3. The Gorilla Guide To…® Modernizing Backup Operations, Foundation Edition

    The Gorilla Guide To…® Modernizing Backup Operations, Foundation Edition

    Falconstor

    Backups should be boring; when backups get exciting, something has usually gone horribly wrong. But with so many different workloads and data sources to back up, how can backup administrators…

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  4. The Gorilla Guide To…® Modernizing Backup Operations Trail Map

    The Gorilla Guide To…® Modernizing Backup Operations Trail Map

    Falconstor

    Follow the map to learn what role virtual tape libraries (VTLs) have to play in a modern backup infrastructure, and what it takes to build for speed, compatibility, and reliability…

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What’s a Gorilla Guide?

Gorilla Guides are short, highly consumable books intended to help lead you through the IT technology jungle.

Developed by the expert IT trail guides at ActualTech Media, Gorilla Guides bring clarity to important and trending enterprise technologies solutions. These highly popular guides help you understand how these solutions work and, more importantly, how they may fit into your IT organization.

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