Cloud Archiving vs Tape Archiving

Data archiving is defined as the process of identifying and moving inactive data out of live systems and into long-term archival storage systems. In this article, we explore the pros and cons of using cloud or tape archiving in freeing up expensive primary storage space in your organisation.

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Vote Leave becomes first UK victim of GDPR

With the General Data Protection Regulation in full effect the Information Commissioner’s Office, the UK’s regulatory authority, has issued the first official enforcement notice to an organisation for failing to follow the data protection law.

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Data Archiving vs Data Backup – What’s The Difference?

Through the life cycle of data, organisations will have to take different actions to ensure data is managed correctly, two such methods are data backup and data archiving and while they can be similar they are not the same.

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Dixons Breach Becomes Super-breach Following Review

Earlier this year high street electronics firm Dixons Carphone revealed that a data breach had occurred the previous year, effecting over 1 million cu…

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When Will We See The First GDPR Mega-fines?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect several months ago, threatening to change the way organisations look after data forever…

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Is Ransomware Still Something That Organisations Fear?

Ransomware is malicious software that infects a computer, network or data. A computer will either be locked or have the data encrypted, held hostage, …

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Why Simply Backing Up Data Is No Longer Enough

Protecting data is not a new concept. Organisations of all sizes have, for decades, utilised a mixture of hardware and software to protect data, ensur…

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Mid-year Cyber-security Breach Review

Cyber-security and cyber-crime have been major talking points in recent years, with breaches and hacks affecting some of the largest companies and put…

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Cyber-crime Court To Be Set Up In London

As cyber-crime continues to grow as a threat to organisations of all sizes, it has been announced that London will host a specialised,flagship cyber-c…

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Redstor Celebrate Success At The Seventh Annual Golf Day

For the seventh year in a row, Redstor has played host to customers and partners at the Windlesham Golf Course in Surrey for an event of golf, dining …

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Backup’s Coming Home

Data is a vital asset for all modern organisations, from law firms to schools to football associations, data underpins decisions and holds systems tog…

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Banks Begin Backing Themselves Against Disaster

The banking and finance industries are synonymous with security especially when it comes to technical aspects of service including the growing use of …

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