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March, 2013


March 28, 2013  6:00 PM

Ready for World Backup Day?

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
backup, world backup day

Got your party scheduled? The traditional foods made? Your gift list ready? Sunday is World Backup Day! Now in its third year, the event -- deliberately scheduled for the day before April Fool's Day, to ensure your data is backed up in the case of a...

March 21, 2013  11:17 PM

Organizations Behind on E-Discovery, Social Media Retention, AIIM Survey Finds

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
e-discovery, ediscovery, social media

AIIM, which is currently having its annual conference in New Orleans, has also released its annual report, “Information Governance -- records, risks and retention in the litigation age,” where it surveyed a number of professionals in the industry about their attitudes toward issues such as...

March 13, 2013  10:19 PM

EMC, VMware Spin Off Big Data Apps Into Pivotal Unit

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
emc, vmware

How do you carve an elephant? Simple. Take a block of wood and carve away everything that doesn’t look like an elephant. How do you make a virtualization company? Simple. Take VMware and carve away everything that doesn’t look like a virtualization company. And then you...

March 8, 2013  1:39 PM

Your Cloud Storage Service is Looking for Child Porn in Your Files

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
cloud storage, government

It's not the first time that we've learned that our data on a cloud storage system isn't necessarily private, but it's a useful reminder. William Steven Albaugh, 67, was arrested after police found “numerous files of child pornography” on his Verizon online storage locker and several thumb...


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