Getting insight out of your big data isn’t a marathon. It’s definitely a race.
But extracting that critical information from NoSQL databases can be a challenge, as this article by Forbes writer Dave Feinleib points out. The sheer scale of the information is difficult to cope with, while the prospect of data loss lurks in the background. Feinleib profiles a company called Garantia Data, which offers cloud-based automation technology that can overcome these challenges, he says.
The company’s co-founders set out a list of key things that are important to get the most out of in-memory NoSQL services, including automated scalability and management, zero data loss, high-performing hardware and a pay-as-you-go pricing scheme.
Understanding how IBM Spectrum Protect enables hybrid data protection
Abdicating your company’s data protection responsibilities to the first cloud solution provider you encounter is just as unwise as doing nothing at all to leverage the cloud. On the other hand, it can be a wise decision to investigate what results you might achieve by choosing a backup technology that is capable of supporting a hybrid protection approach capable of covering both on-premises technology and offsite cloud capabilities.