While many businesses turn to the cloud as a destination for their backups and to provide disaster recovery (DR) capability, using the cloud doesn’t mean companies don’t need their own data protection plans and data protection software. With a new partnership between Veritas and Amazon Web Service (AWS) businesses can use data protection software to […]Read More
Companies can have different reasons for choosing the hybrid cloud model. They may want the convenience of a cloud-based DR environment, or capacity on demand to support cloud bursting when processing loads peak. They may hope to gain flexibility in managing their IT resources or emphasize cost reductions by offloading many support activities. Whatever the […]Read More
One of the challenges companies face when using the cloud is managing their data. Since the cloud is outside of the data center, that means data needs to move from the on-premises data center to the cloud. This isn’t just a one-time only setup issue, but is an ongoing issue for companies that plan to […]Read More
When technology is used poorly, it gets in the way of accomplishing business goals. Used correctly, technology instead offers leverage that helps achieve those goals. Hybrid cloud, by allowing companies the ability to use public or private clouds, whichever is most appropriate, provides flexibility allowing companies to derive the maximum benefit from cloud technology. Here […]Read More
The hybrid cloud offers businesses tremendous flexibility in how to use their computing resources, allowing them to use the most appropriate and cost-effective infrastructure model for each workload. However, the split nature of hybrid cloud infrastructure means that there are constant decisions that need to be made about where to place each application and each […]Read More
Has the cloud changed your monitoring strategy? If it hasn’t, you may want to rethink your approach. The more places you put stuff, the harder it is to keep track of, relevant to almost every company that’s neither entirely in the cloud or in its own data center any more. The cloud means more tiers […]Read More
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