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Data storage compliance and regulations

  • Primary Data DataSphere upgrade follows funding grab

    Garry Kranz - Senior News Writer 10 Aug 2017
  • Primary Data has beefed up storage analytics and cloud migration in its DataSphere virtualization platform. Now the startup is ready to dip into a fresh stash of cash totaling $40 million to ...

  • 'Right to erasure' law proves major European Union GDPR hurdle

    Randy Kerns - Community Member 31 Jul 2017
  • European Union General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 that takes effect in May 2018 has the potential to greatly disrupt IT storage and data management operations along with other aspects of ...

  • GDPR compliance grips U.S. firms, too

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 23 Mar 2017
  • U.S. organizations are taking General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance at least as seriously as their European Union counterparts, according to a recent survey commissioned by Veritas ...

  • Spectra BlackPearl line grows family, archive customer base

    Paul Crocetti - TechTarget 29 Sep 2016
  • Spectra Logic is extending its BlackPearl Deep Storage Gateway line upwards and downwards. The tape vendor has added an entry-level model and a much larger offering that more than triples the ...

  • Hubstor Microsoft public cloud archive goes cool, deep

    Garry Kranz - Senior News Writer 11 Aug 2016
  • Hubstor is fine-tuning the Microsoft Azure-based cloud archive platform it launched in July. The Ontario, Canada, startup introduced CoolSearch, which it bills as searchable Microsoft ...

  • Veeam sets out to orchestrate DR

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 08 Apr 2016
  • Veeam Software moved further beyond pure virtual machine backup this week by unveiling Veeam Availability Orchestrator, a multi-node hypervisor orchestration engine for disaster recovery. The Veeam ...

  • Archive redefined

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 31 Dec 2015
  • When the word “archive” is used in conversations about storing data, it brings up preconceptions depending on the individuals and their roles in IT. The most common thought is that an archive is ...

  • The truth about encryption

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 02 Jan 2014
  • When talking to IT professionals about encryption, I often notice a lack of understanding about information security. It often comes as a surprise that encryption inside of a disk storage system ...