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Organisations don’t adequately back up data for successful recovery

Even as IT professionals focus more on data security policies, most do not follow data backup best practices, putting organisations at risk.

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Westcon-Comstor launches own flexible payment solutions to drive partner success

Flexible options, funded directly by the specialist distributor, will help partners easily transition to the subscription economy and make tech more accessible and affordable.

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Huawei launches target storage architecture

At the Innovative Data Infrastructure (IDI) Forum 2022, Huawei introduced its carrier target storage architecture to enable carriers upgrade data infrastructure and develop new business streams.

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DR called upon following cyberattacks

Zerto, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, commissioned IDC to conduct a major ransomware and disaster preparedness survey, which revealed that 79% of respondents have activated a disaster recovery (DR) response within the past 12 months. Nearly two thirds (61%) of these incidents were triggered by ransomware or other malware with 60% of organisations reporting they had experienced unrecoverable data during that same time—substantially more than the 43% response rate to the same question a year ago.

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Huawei proposes a new storage concept

At the 2022 Innovative Data Infrastructure Forum, Huawei proposed a new, innovative storage concept of "building a data-centric, trustworthy storage foundation for diverse applications". This strategy aims to continuously build highly reliable and performant fundamental storage technologies. By prioritizing the decoupled storage-compute architecture and diverse data application acceleration engines, Huawei is set to help enterprises accelerate their digital transformation and cope with diverse data applications.

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Pure Storage and Snowflake deliver increased data accessibility

The joint solution will combine the agility of FlashBlade’s Object Store with the Snowflake Data Cloud to give customers greater control of their data, in-cloud or on-premises.

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First keynote presentations announced; Changing customer buying behaviours, the impact of Blockchain, Big Data, Cloud, IoT and trends in Merger & Acquisition activity amongst the subjects being addressed.
EMEA purpose-built backup appliance (PBBA) vendor revenues declined 9% year over year to reach $195 million in the third quarter of 2016, according to International Data Corporation's (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Purpose-Built Backup Appliance Tracker. Capacity shipped for 3Q16 totaled 237PB, an increase of 23% from 3Q15.
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NetApp has unveiled a new release of its ONTAP software that powers data services on premises and in the cloud, as well as an array of portfolio updates that leverage ONTAP to provide a flexible foundation for hybrid cloud, unify data management across on-premises and cloud environments, and simplify consumption and operation of hybrid cloud services.
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N-able has revealed the results of a survey of IT services providers conducted ahead of World Backup Day. The results show that IT shops are moving away from outdated and costly technologies and policies, underscoring the need for a cloud-first approach to data protection, like N-able™ Backup.
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Technical Discussion: Encryption and Security at High Speed over Distance for IP Storage

Why do so many IP replication solutions lack encryption capabilities, and why is performance an issue when you need to encrypt data inflight? Check out Brocade subject matter experts discussing the challenges of maintaining security while replicating data between data centers at high throughput, including how Brocade addresses this architecturally with IP Extension.

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