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dcVAST and United Airlines to Host IT Security Webinar

dcVAST will host a webinar to discuss how United Airlines was able to reduce its patching deployments from months down to days and eliminate IT security risks.

Don't Let Configuration Errors Expose Your Data in the Cloud

Security in the cloud is a partnership between you and the cloud provider. Cloud providers like Amazon Web Services (AWS) offer many features to ensure the security of the services they offer, […]

New Features Offer Good Reasons to Upgrade to NetBackup 8.1.1

Installing the latest application releases is important for keeping up with security fixes and new features. This is especially true for fundamental services like backups, particularly as digital […]

Planning to Test Your Disaster Recovery Plan

Since most businesses don't even write a disaster recovery (DR) plan, you're definitely ahead of the game if you've gone ahead and created written documentation. Problem is, there's a good chance […]

Get Past the Challenges of Adopting Infrastructure as a Service

Cloud is taking over the data center. A study by Cisco found that within the next three years, 94 percent of workloads will be processed in the cloud. Much of that usage will be Software as a […]

Use Secondary Storage to Find More Value in Your Backed Up Data

Do you think of your archived backup data as a waste of space? It's time to change your perspective: backup data is the most important data you have. Far from not being useful, it's the most […]

Seven Ways to Start Managing Cloud Costs During Your Cloud Migration

The benefits of using infrastructure in the cloud include financial benefits—if you manage your cloud computing wisely. The time to start managing your cloud costs is when you start planning your […]

Use Hyperconverged Infrastructure to Simplify Data Protection

When a business undergoes digital transformation, its data becomes critical to every business process. Protecting that data is crucial to ensure that the business is able to function, and data […]

Coping With the Challenges of a Complex, Hybrid IT Environment

Every IT environment today is a hybrid IT environment. There's a complex technical mix of operating systems, databases, clouds, and endpoints. There are real benefits from this blend, but there […]

5 Challenges in Keeping Hybrid Cloud Data Safe

The defining characteristic of hybrid cloud is the need for data to be transferred between public and private clouds on an ongoing basis. That means choosing the right data transfer methods and […]

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