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September 29, 2012  10:00 PM

SSD Storage – Finally some new technology

Posted by: Beth Cohen
cloud data center, Cloud Data Storage, cloud storage, Data Integrity, data protection, disk failure, emerging technology, hardware failure, high availability, IT consultant, OpenStack, Openstack swift

Until recently, the massive changes to IT infrastructure brought on by widespread cloud architecture adoption have barely touched the relatively mature multi-billion dollar storage industry.  The old adage that storage is cheap, but management of storage is expensive is as valid as it was 10 years...

June 17, 2012  10:00 PM

Really Big Data – Cloud object storage

Posted by: Beth Cohen
big data, Cloud architectures, Cloud backup, Cloud Services, cloud storage, enterprise cloud, enterprise cloud services, Openstack swift

Question:  What is the best way to store really large data sets? We are commonly used to terabytes of data; 3TB hard drives are now usually available for under $200 and 4TB drives are starting to ship at premium prices.  It is not unusual for a company to...

April 19, 2012  3:30 PM

Megaupload – A Cloud Security Parable: Part 2

Posted by: Beth Cohen
Cloud backup, cloud compliance, cloud storage, consumer cloud, consumer IT innovation, Consumer IT technology

August 12, 2010  2:00 AM

The Cloud Attic – Leveraging Cloud Storage Solutions

Posted by: Beth Cohen
Cloud Services, cloud storage, enterprise architectures, enterprise cloud services, IT Innovation, IT ROI

Question: What are the benefits of using the cloud for my business's storage requirements?  What technologies and solutions are available that addresses my needs for security, data integrity, elasticity and reduced costs? There is no question that in today's...


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