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There's a lot of confusion when it comes to differentiating file sync-and-share products and cloud storage. Analyst Marc Staimer clears things up.Continue Reading
There are three ways to implement hybrid cloud storage, and the biggest difference between them comes down to management.Continue Reading
Expert Brien Posey explains how using a Bunch of Redundant Independent Clouds architecture can protect data, but not without three common hurdles.Continue Reading
When it comes to cloud storage, integrating with your current systems for maximum efficiency is only one piece of a big puzzle. Once the technology is properly understood, there is the task of making the business case for it. Because there is so ...Continue Reading
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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