Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en Storage Guardian Touts MSP Opportunity in Business Continuity http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/storage-guardian-touts-msp-opportunity-business-conti <div class="node-body article-body">Omry Farajun first got into the online storage game before there really was much of an online storage game to speak of.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/storage-guardian-touts-msp-opportunity-business-conti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/storage-guardian-touts-msp-opportunity-business-conti#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Tue, 14 Mar 2017 04:27:00 +0000 103351 at http://thevarguy.com Microsoft Pledges to Use ARM Server Chips in Challenge to Intel http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/microsoft-pledges-use-arm-server-chips-challenge-inte <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft Corp. is committing to use chips based on ARM Holdings Plc technology in the machines that run its cloud services, potentially imperiling Intel Corp.’s longtime dominance in the profitable market for data-center processors. Microsoft has developed a version of its Windows operating system for servers using ARM processors, working with Qualcomm Inc. and Cavium Inc. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/microsoft-pledges-use-arm-server-chips-challenge-inte" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/microsoft-pledges-use-arm-server-chips-challenge-inte#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Fri, 10 Mar 2017 03:49:00 +0000 103151 at http://thevarguy.com t AMD Paves Road Back to Data Center with High-Performance Naples SoCs http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/amd-paves-road-back-data-center-high-performance-napl <div class="field-byline"> Yevgeniy Sverdlik </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AMD, which after a strong push into the data center using the ARM architecture a few year ago that eventually withered seemed to have all but conceded the server market to Intel, is back at it. This time, it’s returning to x86 and targeting the high end of the market.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/amd-paves-road-back-data-center-high-performance-napl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/amd-paves-road-back-data-center-high-performance-napl#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:28:00 +0000 103071 at http://thevarguy.com How Data Storage is Changing - and What It Means for the Channel http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/how-data-storage-changing-and-what-it-means-channel <div class="node-body article-body">Data storage is changing. What was true five years ago about the way you managed databases and storage systems may not hold true anymore. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/how-data-storage-changing-and-what-it-means-channel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/how-data-storage-changing-and-what-it-means-channel#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:27:00 +0000 102351 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Data Centers Scrambling to Fill IT Skills Gap http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/data-centers-scrambling-fill-it-skills-gap <div class="field-byline"> Yevgeniy Sverdlik </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It’s a tough world when it comes to recruiting and retaining staff. According to a study by TEKsystems, 81 percent of IT leaders say it’s difficult to find quality candidates, and almost half don’t expect to fill an IT position within the anticipated time frame. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/data-centers-scrambling-fill-it-skills-gap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/data-centers-scrambling-fill-it-skills-gap#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:50:00 +0000 101961 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock To Keep IT Assets Secure, Pay Attention to the Simple Things http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/keep-it-assets-secure-pay-attention-simple-things <div class="node-body article-body"><p>What are the greatest threats facing the software industry today? Hint: They&#39;re not foreign spies or 400-pound programming prodigies. A look back at some of the biggest cybersecurity attacks of 2016 reveals that the most serious threats remain simple and unsophisticated -- even though people keep falling for them.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/keep-it-assets-secure-pay-attention-simple-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/keep-it-assets-secure-pay-attention-simple-things#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:49:00 +0000 101371 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Report: IBM in Talks About Takeover of Lloyds Data Centers http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/report-ibm-talks-about-takeover-lloyds-data-centers <div class="field-byline"> Yevgeniy Sverdlik </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lloyds Banking Group is in talks with IBM about potentially selling its data centers to the US company and having it run them as a service provider to the British financial services giant, The Register reported, citing anonymous sources. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/report-ibm-talks-about-takeover-lloyds-data-centers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/report-ibm-talks-about-takeover-lloyds-data-centers#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:46:00 +0000 101061 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Here’s What’s Next for CenturyLink’s Data Center Business http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/here-s-what-s-next-centurylink-s-data-center-business <div class="field-byline"> Yevgeniy Sverdlik </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Last year, the data centers Verizon sold to Equinix for $3.6 billion came into the carrier’s fold in 2011, when it acquired Terremark Worldwide, a company founded and at the time led by Manny Medina, the man who is now at the helm of the company that made the second blockbuster deal, acquiring a $2.3 billion portfolio of data centers from CenturyLink, also a major telco.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/here-s-what-s-next-centurylink-s-data-center-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/here-s-what-s-next-centurylink-s-data-center-business#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:40:00 +0000 101051 at http://thevarguy.com <p>Here&rsquo;s What&rsquo;s Next for CenturyLink&rsquo;s Data Center Business</p> Thinkstock 9 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2017 and What They Mean for the Channel http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/9-cybersecurity-predictions-2017-and-what-they-mean-c <div class="node-body article-body">We reached out to our security experts to see what they thought 2017 would bring us in the cybersecurity space, and narrowed it down to nine solid predictions.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/9-cybersecurity-predictions-2017-and-what-they-mean-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/9-cybersecurity-predictions-2017-and-what-they-mean-c#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Thu, 29 Dec 2016 22:24:00 +0000 100601 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Spanning’s Latest Offering Falls in Line with Dell’s Ambitious Plans http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/spanning-s-latest-offering-falls-line-dell-s-ambitiou <div class="node-body article-body"><p>As Dell&rsquo;s acquisition of EMC is finalized and the two companies begin to merge cultures and technology, we take a look at <a href="http://spanning.com/">Spanning</a>, the cloud data protection provider purchased by EMC in 2014, and what it can do for Dell&rsquo;s offerings.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/spanning-s-latest-offering-falls-line-dell-s-ambitiou" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/secure-cloud-data-storage-news-and-information/spanning-s-latest-offering-falls-line-dell-s-ambitiou#comments Secure Cloud Data Storage News and Information Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:15:00 +0000 98221 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock