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Cloud storage can be less expensive from a cost-per-gigabyte perspective, but it's important not to lose sight of other benefits as a value proposition.Continue Reading
Implementing hybrid clouds for backup and DR is a good place to start to eventually leverage other uses for the cloud, says analyst Greg Schulz.Continue Reading
Using solid-state in the cloud can boost performance, but first be sure you look past cost per gigabyte and are aware of any constraints from providers.Continue Reading
The difference between cloud backup and cloud storage comes down to application and access rather than architecture, says analyst Greg Schulz.Continue Reading
How you plan on using sync-and-share applications in your environment sets the stage for what features to look for when deciding on a product.Continue Reading
High availability and redundancy have always been an important part of local storage, but they're just as important in cloud storage. At first glance, it might seem easy to dismiss these aspects of cloud architecture as beyond your control because ...Continue Reading
Redundant cloud storage gateways and redundant WAN links help companies avoid protection gaps that could result in outages or data loss.Continue Reading
The real penetration in cloud-based services is in storing data for applications other than data protection.Continue Reading
There are key differences in cloud storage infrastructure and the local storage you might be more familiar with -- and it goes beyond the physical location of the storage. Indeed, if the architecture were the same, then cloud storage would be ...Continue Reading
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IBM expands its SoftLayer services with Elastic Storage on Cloud, using GPFS and Watson technology.Continue Reading
Expert Brien Posey explains how cloud gateways can help to make cloud storage seamlessly available to a local network.Continue Reading
Nasuni Filer now supports file locking to maintain data integrity across sites, a necessary step to becoming an accepted cloud NAS system.Continue Reading
Microsoft StorSimple cloud-integrated disk arrays get bigger with new centralized management capabilities.Continue Reading