Archives of #cloud

Cyber-Security Rundown

Learn about the basics of cyber-security and why it’s essential for all enterprises to have a secure cyber-security system.

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, […]

Disaster Recovery in the Cloud, Part 1: Knowing the Options

The traditional approach to DR requires significant investment of time and resources. At minimum, users must consider how they would replicate their primary infrastructure to a secondary site. That secondary site needs to be procured, installed, and maintained. During normal operations, the secondary site will typically be under-utilized or over-provisioned. https://www.rubrik.com/blog/disaster-recovery-cloud-options/

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 […]

Data On-Demand

Speak with most IT leaders about their big picture strategies and goals these days and most will describe a cloud-like delivery model in which IT outcomes are provided rapidly, efficiently, and in many cases, via self-service.   And these same leaders increasingly are looking to leverage multiple clouds to augment and/or replace existing application infrastructure.   In […]

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 […]

The Big Data Revolution in Healthcare

Collecting global health data is an imperfect science: Workers tramp through villages to knock on doors and ask questions, write the answers on paper forms, then input the data — and from this messy, gappy information, countries and NGOs need to make huge decisions. Data geek Joel Selanikio talks through the sea change in collecting […]

On Premise Storage vs. Cloud

Author: Ecourse Review Learn about the pros and cons of on premise vs. cloud storage. Each has their own advantages and disadvantages that set them apart from each other. Watch to learn more and see which storage method is right for your business.

What is The Cloud and How Does it Work?

Author: Instructor A Morgan Learn more about what cloud storage is and how it works. Cloud is an offsite storage option, which has its advantages and disadvantages. Check them out in this video.

The New DDoS Landscape

News outlets and blogs will frequently compare DDoS attacks by the volume of traffic that a victim receives. Surely this makes some sense, right? The greater the volume of traffic a victim receives, the harder to mitigate an attack – right? At least, this is how things used to work. An attacker would gain capacity […]