Four years ago, when the concept of private and hybrid cloud emerged into cloud computing market, technology pundits predicted that these services won’t last, as everything is/will go to the public cloud. But not only this prediction proved wrong in recent times, but the existence of private and hybrid cloud has flourished to many folds … More Private and Hybrid clouds have a bright future ahead!
What if your data center is struck in a hurricane like Sydney Storm 2016? Yes, you got it right. Imagine, you have your main office in Sydney, Australia and a cyclonic thunderstorm has hit the area and the surrounding regions. If it is a normal rain, then you will have a power outage for some … More Data Center struck in Sydney Storm 2016
Data Loss is often witnessed, when we store our memorabilia on CDs, USB pen drives and hard drives, as they have only a maximum life of 6-10 years. Cloud storage can be seen as an alternative, but has no answer when security and privacy turn as major concerns. This is where Fahrenheit 2451 Nanoform Sapphire … More Nanoform Sapphire Disk to preserve personal data for 1000 years!
Have you ever imagined how much loss is incurred when a business looses data? Likewise, when you buy a new smart phone or laptop, getting an insurance or replacement plan is a no-brainer. But what about the all-important data one stores on those devices? According to a survey conducted by Mozy, out of those people … More The cost of data loss!
Cloud is now touted as the most flexible and reliable storage alternative for home and business users. So, it’s natural to assume that everything is safe, particularly because the transfer and backup process is transparent and automatic. However, the fact is that cloud data is vulnerable to the same threats as the internet as the … More Why is data not safe in the Cloud?
All those connected to storage industry will be surprised to hear this news. According to a survey conducted by Vanson Bourne and commissioned by EMC, it is estimated that data loss and downtime are costing $1.7 trillion loss to enterprises ever year; which compares to nearly half of Germany’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) split between … More Data Loss and Downtime costing $1.7 trillion loss to Enterprises a year!