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What does VAAI stand for?

VAAI stands for VStorage API (Application Programming Interface) for Array Intergration (VMware, Inc.)

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Furthermore, new software application integration and efficiency capabilities include VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration (VAAI) support -- which allow customers to offload certain storage related tasks from the server to PowerVault arrays -- whilst new thin provisioning capabilities enable arrays to automatically allocate storage as needed for simplified expansion of capacity.
EMC also announced that come July there will be storage efficiency technologies for EMC CLARiiON and Celerra storage systems (including FAST Cache capabilities), support for VMware's vStorage APIs for Array Integration and new vCenter integration.
In doing so, it generates the following core benefits to end-users: * Direct plug-and-play into ESX and VMware environments through the vStorage APIs * Rapid user adoption based on a simple, intuitive graphical user interface (GUI) * Instant data availability from any point in time with zero backup and restore windows * A modern Service Level Agreement (SLA) backup approach allowing for daily incremental processes that break traditionally rigid rules for backup and disaster recovery Actifio's PAS has disrupted the enterprise storage industry by transforming its underlying economics with a purpose-built system optimized for the real driver of today's data storage explosion: copy data.