Cloud Storage

Massive storage arrays have a far lower cost per Gigabyte than small disk drives. Provided your apps can operate with remote storage, the cost of using a Virtual Cloudsvider who can afford such ‘bulk’ infrastructure is likely to be significantly cheaper. Replication and back-up of information is simpler in the cloud improving data security.  

 

 

Slack HQ

Slack brings data residency to the UK

News
24 Apr, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Move is designed to target customers in highly-regulated industries

Google Backup and Sync: That syncing feeling

Reviews
27 Mar, 2020
Andy Webb K.G. Orphanides

A capable file-sync tool, but it’s no backup behemoth

1&1 Ionos HiDrive Business Pro review: Simple but unsophisticated

Reviews
13 Mar, 2020
Dave Mitchell

Good, simple cloud file sharing – but administrative controls are minimal and it’s comparatively pricey

Western Digital hires Cisco’s David Goeckeler as its new CEO

News
6 Mar, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Replacing Steve Milligan, Goeckeler hints that Western Digital’s future lies in the cloud

Best open source cloud-storage services

Best
6 Feb, 2020
Steve Clark

Worried about storing your private files with data-hungry tech giants such as Google and Microsoft? Here are three open source alternatives

Dropbox on multiple devices

Dropbox finally fills vacant COO role amid company transformation

News
31 Jan, 2020
Roland Moore-Colyer

Former Google Cloud exec Olivia Nottebohm replaces Dennis Woodside, who left the company 16 months ago

What can companies learn from object storage pioneers?

Advice
28 Jan, 2020
Lindsay Clark

Object storage is an increasingly popular way to store data, but beware the pitfalls

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
15 Jan, 2020
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

What is enterprise cloud computing, how is it used, and what are the business benefits?

Buyer’s guide to cloud file sharing

Advice
7 Jan, 2020
Dave Mitchell

Discover how to pick the right cloud file-sharing service for your business

Google Transfer Service launched for those handling enormous data migrations

News
13 Dec, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Enterprise customers can transfer billions of files at once with the firm's latest tool

Box Business Plus review: Cloud storage that’s very hard to beat

Reviews
10 Dec, 2019
Dave Mitchell

Business cloud collaboration at its best, with unlimited storage, tight security and great management features

Tresorit Business review: Super-secure shared storage

Reviews
5 Dec, 2019
Dave Mitchell

An emphasis on security makes this cloud service perfect for anyone handling sensitive data

Multi cloud illustration on a blue and orange coloured background, with real cloud images overlaid

What is cloud-to-cloud backup?

In-depth
28 Oct, 2019
Zach Cooper Esther Kezia Thorpe

C2C backup is growing in popularity, so what is it, and how can it help your business if the worst happens?

View from the airport: Commvault GO 2019

Opinion
22 Oct, 2019

Despite a rocky year, fresh ideas and vision gives Commvault a second lease of life in Colorado

Commvault CEO Sanjay Mirchandani addressing delegates at its annual GO conference

Commvault sounds warning for multi-cloud “new world order”

News
16 Oct, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

CEO Sanjay Mirchandani draws from the "scars of being a CIO" to promote his roadmap for the company

The four cloud skills that are key for the channel’s future

Advice
16 Oct, 2019
Zach Cooper Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

What you need to learn to ensure a smooth transition to a cloud model

Arron Levie CEO of Box

View from the airport: Boxworks 2019

Opinion
7 Oct, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Box is the host but the partners are the real stars

Pure Storage beefs up cloud support

News
17 Sep, 2019
Adam Shepherd

New cloud data management tools for Azure and AWS hit general availability

Druva launches intelligent storage tiering for AWS

News
21 Aug, 2019
Adam Shepherd

Service is designed for long-term data retention

G Suite now offers enhanced security for high-risk users

News
1 Aug, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Mandatory FIDO keys and auto-blocking of third-party apps comprise the tougher standards