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I need help with a Engineering question. All explanations and answers will be used to help me learn.

This is a required assignment worth 20 points (20-points/1000-points). The assignment must be submitted by the due date. No late assignments are allowed. Please discuss the following topics and provide substantive comments to at least two other posts.

Select from the following list four (4) topics and discuss. Use only 50-words max per topic to discuss and present your answer.

The discussion questions this week are from Chapter 6 (Jamsa, 2013).

Chapter 6 topics:

  • Define and describe a SAN.
  • Define and describe the NAS.
  • Describe how cloud-based data storage works.
  • Assume that you must select a cloud-based data storage solution for your company. List the factors you would consider when selecting a vendor.
  • Many users do not yet feel comfortable storing data within the cloud. Discuss some steps you can take to reduce their concerns.
  • Assume that you must select a cloud-based data storage solution for your company. List the factors you would consider when selecting a vendor.
  • List the pros and cons of cloud-based data storage.
  • List the pros and cons of a cloud-based database.

NOTE: You are required to use at least two-peer reviewed sources (besides your textbook) to answer the above questions. The initial post is due by Wednesday at 11:59 pm ET. You must engage on at least three separate days (by Wednesday for the first post and two additional days of peer engagement). Do not wait until Sunday to engage with peers, this should be an active conversation with your peers. When replying to peers be sure to engage with substantial posts that add to the conversation.