Backup strategy

Securing your enterprise data: “It’s not the backup that matters, it’s the recovery.”

The risk of losing critical data is on the rise as increasingly complex systems emerge to manage an exponential growth...

April 29th, 2016 Cindy Baker

Flash Array Deployment for Dummies

Flash Array Deployment for Dummies

This accelerating trend has led enterprises to ask some natural questions: When should flash be used? Which flash solution is...

January 18th, 2016 IT World Canada Team


Delete with confidence: The policies needed to support enterprise data growth

Data is growing exponentially in every organization, but large school systems at the primary and secondary levels face their own...

July 7th, 2015 Gary Hilson


Data awareness is the next wave of enterprise storage

You’ve had the NAS vs. SAN debate. You’ve compared the economics of on-premise vs cloud and the combination of both....

June 24th, 2015 Gary Hilson


Are consumer drives more reliable than enterprise-grade devices?

An ongoing study by a cloud service provider indicates that enterprise-focused hard drives from manufacturer Seagate are more likely to...

September 25th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

storage as a service Canada

How CIOs are sizing up their storage-as-a-service options

Not all of the biggest issues around big data storage revolve around technology. Questions about sovereignty, compliance and security practices...

July 23rd, 2014 christine wong


Canonical puts end to Ubuntu One cloud storage

Software maker Canonical Ltd. said it is no longer willing to battle against the likes of Google Drive, Dropbox and...

April 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Do Canadian telecom, data protection laws hinder U.S. exports?

Along with tariffs, the Softwood Lumber Agreement, restrictions on United States grain exports and other issues, the U.S. has cited...

April 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

The LaCie 2TB Fuel

iPhone, iPad users get extra 2TB storage from LaCie

Storage device company LaCie is rolling out a wireless hard drive that will provide users of Apple Inc.’s iPhone, iPad...

March 31st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano