File Level vs block level storage is the most buzzing word on Google search. That means, Technology enthusiasts, IT professionals, data storage professionals, those willing to upgrade their storage environments and those who are in a dubious position on whether to go for a file or block storage are searching avidly for the said search term.
The two most popular storage system technologies are file level storage and block level storage. File level storage is seen and deployed in Network Attached Storage (NAS) systems. Block level storage is seen and deployed in Storage Area Network (SAN) storage.
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