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Ransomware explained: how it works and how to prevent it

Ransomware Explained: How it works and how to prevent it

By Rob Townsend / August 14, 2020

Ransomware is a cybersecurity issue plaguing businesses all over the world, and many businesses have accepted it as an eventuality, or a cost of doing business. But what exactly is ransomware, how does it work and can it be prevented? 1. What is ransomware? Ransomware is a type of malware. Ransomware attacks and infects your … Continue reading “Ransomware Explained: How it works and how to prevent it”

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5 Ransomware Statistics Every Business Should Know

By Troy Platts / July 31, 2020

Cyberattacks are only becoming more common within the business world, and it seems like there’s always more a business needs to do to protect itself and its customers. Ransomware is another cybersecurity issue that needs to be looked out for — you can’t afford for your data to be held hostage. Ransomware may have been … Continue reading “5 Ransomware Statistics Every Business Should Know”

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Pure Storage’s Evergreen: 5 reasons to make the move

By Rob Townsend / June 25, 2020

In this day and age, data storage is more important than ever, particularly for businesses. Organisations can’t afford to lose any data and would run into several problems if they did. However, the right storage software can solve these issues. Pure Storage is an all-flash storage platform that many organisations are turning to for the … Continue reading “Pure Storage’s Evergreen: 5 reasons to make the move”

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How to Prevent Ransomware Attacks on Your Business

By Troy Platts / May 26, 2020

This week’s guest blog is from Arcserve’s Anthony Parry, who explores what ransomware attacks are, the rising threat to businesses and how to prevent ransomware attacks from damaging your IT infrastructure. The risks of getting hit by ransomware are increasing, and unfortunately so are the number of successful attacks as law enforcement struggles to track … Continue reading “How to Prevent Ransomware Attacks on Your Business”

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Qumulo vs Isilon

By Rob Townsend / April 15, 2020

Your business needs to find a storage solution for your data. It’s vital that you find and implement a solution that’s not only right for your business needs, but also cost-effective. After all, data is essential to keep you operating, and you need to make sure it’s easily accessible. You need to consider the kind … Continue reading “Qumulo vs Isilon”

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Hybrid Flash vs Flash Storage: Purchasing your new enterprise storage

By Troy Platts / April 6, 2020

The hybrid flash vs flash debate has historically come down to one thing: what do you value more — cost or performance? But many vendors were unsettled by the fact that one has to be a priority, and so hybrid was born as a happy medium between the performance of SSD (Solid State Drives) and … Continue reading “Hybrid Flash vs Flash Storage: Purchasing your new enterprise storage”

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Why Today’s Evolving Data Centre Needs Composability

By Rob Townsend / March 9, 2020

In this guest blog from HPE’s Marten Terpstra, he explores the adoption of cloud-based strategies and the most effective way to deliver a cloud experience on-premises. The full post is available to view below, as well as a link to the original at the bottom. In today’s digital world, change is constant – driven by … Continue reading “Why Today’s Evolving Data Centre Needs Composability”

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2020 Predictions: Hybrid IT will become the de facto standard for data-driven businesses

By Troy Platts / February 17, 2020

In this guest post by Qumulo’s Molly Presley, data management trends are explored to determine the likely road ahead for IT in 2020. The full blog is available to read below, as well as a link to the original at the bottom of this article. Happy new year! As we look forward to the year … Continue reading “2020 Predictions: Hybrid IT will become the de facto standard for data-driven businesses”

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What is Hybrid IT? Future Trends in IT

By Rob Townsend / January 13, 2020

With so many new IT trends popping up, it’s hard to keep track of them all. One of those trends includes hybrid IT. Many organisations are taking a hybrid IT approach to their IT operations due to its ability to easily adopt cloud services while taking on sensitive and legacy workloads on-premises.  But what is … Continue reading “What is Hybrid IT? Future Trends in IT”

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