IDC Whitepaper: IBM Optimizes Multicloud Strategies for Enterprise Digital Transformation
In this white paper, IDC analyses how the use of SCM approach to optimizing multicloud architectures can simplify and streamline operations.
SAN, NAS, or Time to Try Something New?
When it comes to today’s data storage needs, storage-attached networks (SANs) and network-attached storage (NAS) can’t quite keep up with business needs that involve Big Data and data analysis. A different approach is needed: object storage. One where all the real-time performance sensitive data is maintained in a single performance tier, where searches can access
The Active Archive System: State-of-the-Art Archival Protection for OvationData’s Billions of Dollars of Managed Digital Assets
OvationData has developed and designed, manages, and monitors an in-house archive system for companies and national repositories. OvationData needs to support a variety of vendors’ media, middle equipment and tape systems for managing, storing, delivering and preserving data. Their customers need fast and frequent access to their current and historical file-based data assets. Read this
EPFL Selects HGST Active Archive System for 50 Years of Jazz Music Archives
At EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), the Metamedia Center facilitates technology transfer from research to industry. EPFL had collected over 15,000 hours of audio-visual content from the annual Montreux Jazz Festival over a 50-year time span — and no back-up copies exist. EPFL required a solution capable of digitizing, capturing, and ingesting the festival’s
Success Story: ScaleMatrix Provides White Glove Cloud Era Service with SanDisk and Nexenta
ScaleMatrix was founded with a vision toward leveraging software-defined architectures, with Data Center 2.0 in mind, and offers a wide portfolio of services, including co-location, cloud hosting, managed services, and data protection. Although the company started small, ScaleMatrix is doubling in size annually and expects similar growth to continue for the foreseeable future. Read this
Object Storage as a Backup Target
While the tools and techniques may change over time, IT professionals will continue backing up their systems and data to protect them from the unexpected. While deduplicating backup targets eased the transition from tape to disk, backup object storage systems may be a better solution for today’s large backup users. Now that backup applications support
Boost Your Efficiency and Resiliency with Object Storage
The burden of data storage continues to be a major challenge for enterprise and midsized organizations. With data growth spiraling out of control and the concurrent need to increase efficiency while reducing costs, organizations are looking for alternatives to traditional SAN and NAS storage appliances. Object storage, along with its associated architecture, provides operational and
The General Data Protection Regulation: Let Data Privacy Revolutions Work for You
After four years of intense debate, scrutiny and political posturing, one of the most sweeping reforms to European data protection laws is here in the form of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). But its reach goes well beyond the borders of the member states – it will be felt globally. All organizations use personal
Are You GDPR Ready?
The most important change in data privacy regulation in the past 20 years takes effect May 2018. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a game changer; a comprehensive and strict framework that carries heavy financial penalties for non-compliance. A Veritas survey of 2,500 enterprise IT workers found many are unprepared.
IDC: Veritas Helps Organizations Become GDPR-Ready and Data- Driven with an Expanded Information Management Portfolio
Take a holistic, integrated approach to Regulatory Compliance Data is at the heart of Digital Innovation and organizations globally are transforming their businesses to take advantage. Whilst this strategy is a key focus, emerging data protection regulations demand better Information Management and Governance processes to ensure the business implications of GDPR become part of day-
Rethinking Enterpise Data Management: A 360-Degree View
As enterprises generate, accumulate, and store an ever-increasing amount of data in numerous different systems, it’s becoming clear that they need a new approach to data management that reins in costs and ensures data is available when and where it’s needed