Data security

Continuing leadership in enterprise and cloud data protection

IBM Spectrum Protect™ has been named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions report for 2017. This is the seventh consecutive year that IBM Spectrum Protect has earned this honor, and the 12th time dating back to 1999.[1] You can read the full report here. A member of the […]

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How IT can save your business

I joined the Marine Corps right after high school graduation because I was tired of school, and restless. I wanted to do something. So, what does the Marine Corps do with me after my basic training? You guessed it, they put me in a classroom for nine months of rigorous technical training to teach me […]

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Fast data: The future of big data

It’s not news that big data is getting bigger by the second.  However, in addition to sheer volume, there is also increasing demand to take action faster than ever based on the data.  An organization’s leaders want to gain a competitive advantage by turning raw data into actionable intelligence. How can they quickly and efficiently […]

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Data security threats: Staying ahead of the curve

Data loss of some magnitude is almost a certainty in any enterprise. The loss can be due to anything from a minor mishap by a user, a stolen laptop or a system-wide cyberattack, to a catastrophic natural disaster that wipes out an entire data center. A lot of security breaches that compromise data tend to […]

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IBM at DAC: Learn new ways to accelerate EDA workloads

When it comes to electronic design automation (EDA) technology, time-to-market is critical. Processor manufacturers are under intense pressure to deliver new chip generations that offer faster processing and greater reliability with higher efficiency. As a result, each new generation is more complex and has an increasing number of smaller components with increasing quantities of internal […]

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How flash storage can impact healthcare organizations

In most industries, speed is a matter of competitive business advantage. Information technology (IT) is deeply entwined with all aspects of healthcare. Volumes of digitized medical information, images and records are continuously generated and stored per person in the USA. Today MRIs, CAT scans and PET scans are routine, and they generate huge rich media […]

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Accelerate time to insight: Focus on science, not systems

It is more important than ever for life science researchers to choose the right technology provider as they treat cancer, enhance lives with personalized medicine and enable sustainable food production.  As a scientist, you want a technology partner that understands your organization’s demands, and lets you focus on research problems while they address the exploding […]

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Making a case for cloud computing

My wife, who is home for the day, just informed me that her IT department moved their email and home directories to the cloud.  Previously, the company’s access policies were so restrictive that she could never see this information offsite.  As I reflected on what this change would mean to remote users, I wondered about […]

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Accessing the data you need on YOUR terms

It’s often said that it takes more effort to make a new client than to retain one. Today, however, it is taking a lot more effort just to retain clients, especially with new competitive offerings just a click away. With that in mind, you need to react quickly to keep your clients engaged and retain […]

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