Average F1K company has 680 TB of data storage available

The average installed capacity in Fortune 1000 organizations has jumped from 198 TB in early 2005 to 680 TB in October 2006. Almost 50% of the Fortune 1000 organizations interviewed stated that storage occupies more than 15% of their data center budget, with consolidation and virtualization strategies ranking high among the Fortune 1000 as the top cost-saving storage initiatives, TheInfoPro says.