Can the Cloud Help Disaster-Proof Your Data Center?

When you’re faced with another predictable work-week, it’s hard to think of what you (and your data center) would do if the unthinkable happened. Yet, over the past 12 months, a wide swath of U.S. businesses has had to do just that after being confronted with extreme acts of nature. To read the article, please… Continue reading Can the Cloud Help Disaster-Proof Your Data Center?

Business Continuity Planning in the Federal Government

Business continuity planning in a federal government setting is a component of baseline security requirements and forms a process that aims to ensure that critical government services can be continually delivered in the event of a potential disaster, a security incident, a disruption or an emergency. These requirements are contained in the Emergency Management Act… Continue reading Business Continuity Planning in the Federal Government

What keeps information security leaders awake at night

In this interview, Herbert ‘Hugh’ Thompson, Program Committee Chair for RSA Conferences and Chief Security Strategist at People Security, talks about challenges faced by information security leaders, privacy issues, social networking, and RSA Conference Europe 2012. To read the article, please click here: http://www.net-security.org/article.php?id=1762

Emerson Network Power Introduces Energy Logic 2.0 and the Cascading Savings Calculator

COLUMBUS, OHIO – Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE:EMR) and a global leader in maximizing availability, capacity and efficiency of critical infrastructure, today introduced Energy Logic 2.0, a vendor-neutral roadmap of 10 strategies that can reduce a data center’s energy use by up to 74 percent. The approach, detailed in a new e-book,… Continue reading Emerson Network Power Introduces Energy Logic 2.0 and the Cascading Savings Calculator

Nimbus Data Launches Powerful New Flash Memory Arrays to Enable Future-proof Ultra-efficient Data Centers

San Francisco, CA – Nimbus Data Systems, Inc., the leader in Sustainable Storage®, today introduced its Gemini flash memory arrays, setting new industry standards in solid state resiliency, performance, and data center efficiency. In unveiling this new platform, Nimbus debuts several patent-pending design achievements in hardware and software that offer compelling operational and economic advantages… Continue reading Nimbus Data Launches Powerful New Flash Memory Arrays to Enable Future-proof Ultra-efficient Data Centers

TwinStrata Simplifies Cloud Storage Delivery and Access with New Subscription Offering

Natick, Mass. –– TwinStrata, Inc., the leading innovator of cloud-based data storage, backup and disaster recovery solutions, today announced that customers can now purchase both Google Cloud Storage and TwinStrata CloudArray® through a single subscription-based bundle. CloudArray Subscription delivers both management simplicity and payment flexibility to resource-strapped IT organizations and complements existing “bring-your-own-cloud” options. “Expanding… Continue reading TwinStrata Simplifies Cloud Storage Delivery and Access with New Subscription Offering

SunGard Availability Services Outlines How to Address the Challenge of Recovering Hybrid Environments

Wayne, Pa. — Virtualization technology has changed the landscape of IT and data centers, delivering substantial benefits to not only production environments but also in disaster recovery. However, while data centers are becoming increasingly virtualized, most IT operations are a mix of physical and virtual systems – a hybrid environment. According to Gartner, “as of… Continue reading SunGard Availability Services Outlines How to Address the Challenge of Recovering Hybrid Environments

MIR3 Urges Businesses to Evaluate Disaster Preparedness

With the 2012 hurricane season intensifying, MIR3, Inc., the innovator of real-time Intelligent Notification and response technology, reminds employers to review current business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) plans to be prepared to protect employees and keep operations running in the event of a hurricane or tropical storm. To read the article, please click here:… Continue reading MIR3 Urges Businesses to Evaluate Disaster Preparedness