With the redundant nature of cloud storage, hardware failures are highly unlikely. Data centers are usually geographically dispersed with automatic fail-safes in place to ensure both availability and server integrity. Certainly, those are advantages that the average firm can’t duplicate on their own.
Spanning Cloud Apps, Inc., creators of the powerful, enterprise-class data protection solution Spanning Backup for Google Apps, announced the company has secured $6 million in Series B funding.
Storing data on the BizCloud rather than tangible servers eliminates the cost and hassle associated with data hardware. Along with reducing technology costs, BizCloud also ensures convenience and reliability
New apps extend secure access and sharing of business and personal data to smartphones
AWS Storage Gateway connects an on-premises software appliance with cloud-based storage for seamless integration between on-premises IT environments and AWS storage infrastructure.
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