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Getting Strategic with Copy Data Management

The amount of data collected and processed by businesses has grown exponentially. Adding to this increase, a recent study performed by IDC cites the average number of copies per piece of data is 13. As you can imagine, this growth of data and copy data uses up storage space and can hinder performance. In fact, […]

AWS Best Practices – Managing Cloud Resident Data in AWS

The DevOps team had called the CIO and were complaining that they were not getting copies of their Oracle database for testing in a timely manner.   To make matters worse, somebody mistakenly dropped a table in a MS SQL database which brought down a critical application. The DR team were relying on EBS snapshots […]

Enterprise Data Security: 4 Outcomes to Help Measure Success

The frequency of high-profile data security breaches has increased the urgency to improve digital security in every enterprise. The challenge confronted by all is how to effectively protect critical data in the face of persistent and ever-changing threats from malicious hackers, foreign governments, and criminal ransom schemes. Traditional security strategies have failed to perform. Now […]