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Managed storage

Managed storage: The managed storage services assessment looks at a market that provides the means for clients to outsource certain tasks and functions of archiving a company's data for services such as disaster recovery, backups, and offsite mirroring. These include, but are not limited to, facility expansions, value-added services, professional services, network monitoring, and reporting services. The software and services provided by these companies help enterprise IT organizations better manage the complexities of their open systems data storage environments and can increase management control and asset efficiencies to reduce storage management costs and complexities. ( Source: Nexus)

Cabinet Office Seek Data Centre Partner

Section: News
The Cabinet Office and Government Digital Service (GDS) are looking to partner with a private service contractor that can supply "data centre colocation services” to handle "top secret” information, Computer Weekly reports. A service contract notice has been issued alongside funding of up to £700m for a four year agreement. "The operating environment is to be capable of housing computer infras ...   read more

Data Protection Basics

Section: Research
This research is for those who are interested in finding out more about achieving reliable data protection with a maximum of cost efficiency. The research is independently authored by Freeform Dynamics and sponsored by Fujitsu, covering the following topics: -  Data protection: Why aren’t we there yet? -  Why should you be thinking about data protection? -  Mapping out the requirements -  Data protection technology
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Service Providers Will Play Crucial Role in Digital Era

Section: News
According to Gartner, Inc., more and more opportunities are opening up for service providers which means that they should begin to align their business structures and capabilities in order to thrive in the digital era. Those businesses which don’t prepare to help organisations with the innovations necessary to transform into a digital company will lost market share, the analysts say. The research house predicts that by 2017, 60% of Global 1000 organisations will "execute on a ...   read more

UK Doyenz Shut Down rCloud

Section: News
The UK branch of disaster recovery Doyenz rCloud was shut down suddenly at the end of last week and will no longer be providing or supporting the service in the UK, although client data will be accessible up until the end of this month. Blue Solutions, UK distributer for the rCloud service say that all UK clients and MSPs have been directly mailed to advise them of the move. The removal of the cloud-based back and recovery service is "surprising and disappointing,” Blue Soluti ...   read more