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October 24, 2014

Cloud Growth Spurs Call for Global Privacy & Security Standards

There’s no doubt companies are feeling more at ease with the cloud, whether that means escalating their use of SaaS-based applications or leveraging the cloud as the de facto environment for data storage and backup. But data security and privacy in the cloud is still a lingering concern. That’s not surprising given the rash of…
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October 21, 2014

Faster Cloud Backup: How It’s Done

One of the main concerns we hear from customers is around the ability to transmit large amounts of data over their available bandwidth. This concern spans the full spectrum of customers from small offices managing 500GB of aggregate data and sub-5Mbps upload speeds to large, multi-office organizations with multiple TBs of data and 50Mbps+ upload…
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October 15, 2014

Another Box Bites the Dust: Symantec Shuts the Door on Backup Exec Appliance

Mixed in with news about software updates, Symantec dropped a significant piece of info last week – as of January 5, 2015, they’re discontinuing the Backup Exec appliance line. Partners like Fujitsu may produce new integrated Backup Exec appliances, and Symantec will continue to sell its separate NetBackup appliance, but the first-party Backup Exec appliance…
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October 13, 2014

How to Scale Backup Capacity the Easy Way

If you think your organization has trouble keeping up with storage growth, just be glad you aren’t trying to support a supercomputer. Each June and November, Top500 releases a new list of the world’s top supercomputers. This June’s winner is once again the Tianhe-2, which at 33.86 petaflop/s (quadrillions of calculations per second) is nearly…
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October 07, 2014

Have Cake & Eat it Too: Server Image + File-based Cloud Backups

Opportunity cost is a part of life. If you choose to go to Hawaii for this year’s family vacation, you can’t also go to Yellowstone. If you spend all day powering through a single project, you don’t make any progress on the other projects. If you go to Comic-Con as an Enterprise crewman, you can’t…
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