Backblaze takes on Amazon S3 with dirt-cheap data storage for developers

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September 22, 2015

Backblaze takes on Amazon S3 with dirt-cheap data storage for developers  by OWEN WILLIAMS Amazon’s S3 storage service is popular among developers because it’s cheap, fast and highly available, but Backblaze might be about to shake that up for good. The company, which is well known for unlimited file backup, has launched Backblaze B2 today to take on Amazon’s S3 service — at incredibly low prices. Built on top of the custom storage pod…

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Microsoft underpins cloud security with Adallom acquisition

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September 11, 2015

Microsoft underpins cloud security with Adallom acquisition Written by: iFreePress In a deal reported on earlier this summer but not confirmed until yesterday, Microsoft has purchased Tel Aviv-based cloudsecurity firm Adallom. The acquisition reportedly cost Microsoft 0 million, falling short of the previously estimated price tag of $320 million. Adallom also sells a cloud auditing service that continually monitors cloud apps in order to pinpoint and prevent suspicious behavior. The company’s commercial cloud revenue…

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Like Google and Facebook, Twitter Designs Its Own Computer Servers

July 10, 2015

Like Google and Facebook, Twitter Designs Its Own Computer Servers  Post by WIRED Then One/WIRED Twitter is a reflection of Google. At least in one very big way. You just can’t see it.Yes, Twitter offers a social network that delivers an endless stream of mini-messages, while Google offers, well, all sorts of online services, from an internet search engine to an online email service to a digital map of the…

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Cloud storage Who is really winning this Race

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July 7, 2015

Cloud storage Who is really winning this Race Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Storage Services.     The public cloud storage service market is evolving rapidly, with early signs of consolidation amid growing price competition that impact IT leaders. Gartner assesses the key cloud storage service providers on their execution prowess and strategic vision.    

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NEW Veeam Availability Suite v9

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June 25, 2015

NEW Veeam Availability Suite v9   RTPO<15 minutes for ALL applications and data Enabling the Always-On Business with Availability for the Modern Data Center You’ll be the first to know when v9 is here! Some Expected features Veeam integration with EMC snapshots Backup from Storage Snapshots and Veeam Explorer for Storage Snapshots with EMC VNX and VNXe hybrid storage arrays. Veeam Cloud Connect—Now with replication Fast, secure cloud-based disaster recovery Ensure…

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Veeam Cloud Connect – Modern Data Center

Veeam Cloud Connect – Modern Data Center   Get your backups off site without the cost and complexity of managing an offsite infrastructure. Veeam® Cloud Connect provides a fully integrated, fast and secure way to backup and restore from the cloud. Simply choose a Veeam service provider and point your backups to their hosted backup repository—offsite backup has never been so easy!   Mastering the “3-2-1 rule” The “3-2-1 rule”…

June 25, 2015
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Microsoft Takes Shot at Amazon, Google with BizSpark Offer

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June 24, 2015

Microsoft Takes Shot at Amazon, Google with BizSpark Offer   By David Ramel June 23, 2015 Microsoft will begin offering $120,000 of free Azure cloud services to eligible startups starting on July 1, the company announced recently. The move, which will be offered as part of Microsoft’s BizSpark Plus program, is aimed at courting startup companies to the Azure platform. “The offer expands our existing BizSpark Plus program which, in…

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Verizon Secure Cloud Interconnect Service Now Available in Five CoreSite Data Centers

Verizon Secure Cloud Interconnect Service Now Available in Five CoreSite Data Centers Customers Benefit from New Private Interconnection Option for Secure, Reliable Cloud Connectivity DENVER, CO — June 10, 2015 — CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center solutions across the U.S., today announced that it has joined forces with Verizon to deploy Secure Cloud Interconnect (SCI) services at five of CoreSite’s data…

June 15, 2015
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Veeam Availability Suite v9 Adds Cloud-based VM Replication

Veeam Availability Suite v9 Adds Cloud-based VM Replication “It is critical to keep standby copies of data both on and off-site,” said Ratmir Timashev, CEO of Veeam. “Veeam Cloud Connect not only enables our users to fulfill the offsite requirement without having to invest in offsite infrastructure or management, but also presents new opportunities for service providers to build recurring revenue from their existing customer base, expand their presence in…

June 15, 2015
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New Veeam Availability Suite v9 Adds Cloud-based VM Replication

New Veeam Availability Suite v9 Adds Cloud-based VM Replication   For Veeam Customers, Veeam Cloud Connect Will Provide Fully Integrated, Fast and Secure Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery, Dramatically Improving RTOs Baar, Switzerland: June 9, 2015: Veeam® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Modern Data Center™, today announced Veeam Cloud Connect will be extended to include advanced image-based VM (virtual machine) replication capabilities as a part of…

June 10, 2015
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