Storage

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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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Data Management and IT Trends for the New Year

By Troy Platts / January 3, 2020

In this week’s guest blog from Netapp, the trends set to dominate 2020 in the IT and data management space are explored. The full blog can be read below as well as a link to the original post at the bottom of this article. 2019 was a year of rapid innovation—and disruption—for both the IT … Continue reading “Data Management and IT Trends for the New Year”

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3 Reasons Why Healthcare IT Professionals Can No Longer Ignore Data Availability

By Troy Platts / October 25, 2019

In this guest blog by Arcserve, the shortcomings of healthcare legacy IT systems are explored and how it is essential for healthcare to keep up with emerging IT technologies to safeguard their data, and ultimately their patients. You can find Arcserve’s full blog below, as well as a link to the original at the bottom. … Continue reading “3 Reasons Why Healthcare IT Professionals Can No Longer Ignore Data Availability”

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Virtualisation vs Bare Metal: Cloud Storage Explained

By Rob Townsend / October 18, 2019

With everything moving into the cloud, virtualisation has become a very common talking point within IT circles, and has moved out into the business world more generally.  However, the cloud and virtualisation are not the same thing. Not every cloud is virtualised, and the real difference between virtualisation and non-virtualised environments runs far deeper than … Continue reading “Virtualisation vs Bare Metal: Cloud Storage Explained”

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