Are You a Storage Administrator by Chance or Choice? We Can Help

Published October 18, 2017

Some storage administrators spend time learning the skills specifically for this role, and aim to get to it from the moment they begin their careers. Others are asked to handle “just one little thing”, then another, and another, until your job title and duties have drastically changed. No matter how you got into this position, […]

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What Happens When a Storage User Interface is Taken Seriously

Published October 11, 2017

If you’ve ever used software designed by technical-minded people for other techies, you know that a flashy user interface is often not included. Everything you need to do is present within the software, but it can be hard to find behind multiple grey, blocky menus. No one will argue that the software is unusable—but it could be […]

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Lessons From Famous Data Losses

Published October 4, 2017

There have been a number of times when big companies lost a lot of data, with disastrous results. Check out the top times data was lost below, and prevent data loss at your company. These stories are gathered from past blog posts from Krebs on Security—we highly recommend this security-focused blog for the latest on viruses and […]

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7 Terrible Ways to BackUp Data—And 1 Great One

Published September 29, 2017

There are plenty of ways you can back up your critical data—and not all of them are good ways. Here are seven ridiculous ways to save your data. 

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Data Storage Needs for City Government

Published September 22, 2017

Many places know they need reliable databases–but many don’t know that the importance of keeping secure backups of their database storage. City governments are good examples of large databases that aren’t nearly as safe as they should be.

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Be Comfortable with Your IT Team

Published September 15, 2017

Does your company’s IT team seems like they’re speaking a foreign language. Do they speak in acronyms and use technical jargon that flies right over your head. How are you supposed to know what they’re doing and how they help your company if you can’t understand them?

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BYOD and the Effect on Data Security

Published July 31, 2017

Many companies are moving to a BYOD workplace, or Bring Your Own Device. This allows workers to use whatever device they feel most comfortable with to do their work, which some studies show makes them more productive. However, this can be a nightmare for IT teams.

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How to Avoid Ransomware

Published July 1, 2017

Ransomware has been a thorn in the side of data security for almost as long as computers have existed. Most people know the basics of internet security, but there are more ways ransomware can get into your system. Make sure you and your team know how to avoid ransomware and keep your information safe.

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Communicating the value of a storage and backup solution

Published May 25, 2017

A Guide to Selling Your Boss on Necessary Storage Products You’ve found the perfect storage system that will make your job easier and increase productivity for your entire company. In your view, your company can’t continue to survive without it! There’s just one hurdle—you’re not the decision maker. You need to make your CFO or […]

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