Category: data center

  • The Underground Data Center:  A Deeper Look into the Mystery

    The Underground Data Center: A Deeper Look into the Mystery

    When mentioning underground facilities, what comes to mind? You’ve heard of underground wine cellars and doomsday bunkers, but what about data centers? Underground data centers sound like something out of a sci-fi movie, but they’re real. Not only are they real, but they’re increasing in popularity at an alarming…

  • Data Tape Recovery

    Data Tape Recovery

    Making the Case for Data Tape Recovery Even with the emergence of cloud storage, digital magnetic tapes are still widely in use today. Numerous enterprises have been using them for decades and look to tape as a solution for the ever-growing Big Data. The advantages of…

  • Ins and Outs of Offsite Data Backup

    Ins and Outs of Offsite Data Backup

    The Ins and Outs of Offsite Data Backup Does your business maintain and operate a high-level enterprise data center? If so, then you can’t afford not to delve into offsite data backup. However, the process of knowing exactly how to go about it can be quite confusing to some.

  • How Tape Storage is Changing Data Centers as We Know Them

    How Tape Storage is Changing Data Centers as We Know Them

    As the advancements in cloud computing continue to rise, many have come to believe that the so-called “archaic” methods of tape storage are dead. They couldn’t be more wrong. Tape forges ahead, setting the standards for the data storage industry. Several new developments in the tape storage industry were…

  • Cloud Service Provider Myths

    Cloud Service Provider Myths

    Myth Busters Exposing the Top 4 Myths of Data Security in the Cloud In today’s rapidly growing data age, more and more businesses are choosing to migrate towards cloud storage over on-site data storage. But not all businesses know which cloud Service Provider (CSP)…

  • 6 Acronyms Save Data Storage Budgets

    6 Acronyms Save Data Storage Budgets

    6 proven acronyms that record storage and data backup managers can use to reduce labor and increase revenue Here are the top 6 ways to salvage data storage budgets and make your job much more efficient. MAID. Ask yourself this, should data that is seldom if ever to be…

  • Vital infrastructure costs: How SITAD can salvage your budget.

    Vital infrastructure costs: How SITAD can salvage your budget.

    Vital infrastructure costs: How SITAD can salvage your budget. Infrastructure management including secure IT asset disposition (SITAD) can help you capitalize on value at every step of your investment. Recently, I was scrolling through e-waste forums in the Reddit community and came across an…

  • The Rise of Video Surveillance and Data Storage

    The Rise of Video Surveillance and Data Storage

    Surveillance Storage The Rise of Video Surveillance and Data Storage From residential doorbells and police body cams to Las Vegas casinos and military drones, over the last decade the video surveillance industry has seen a surge in the amount of video content being created. Many organizations are coming to the…

  • HPE’s Revolutionary Name Change

    HPE’s Revolutionary Name Change

    LTO 8 Type M is now LTO 7 Type M LTO Ultrium LTO Type M media products have changed. Why the LTO Type M Name Change? During the innovative fourth quarter of 2017, HPE, IBM, and Quantum proclaimed a new feature of LTO-8 drives.

  • Health Care and the Data Center

    Health Care and the Data Center

    Motivated by the increasing need for security and reduction in overhead expenses, the healthcare industry data center seems to be considering the cloud for help. Experts have advised hospitals and healthcare institutions to completely eradicate physical data centers, while some recommend a hybrid solution that merges the best of…