Data Whitepapers

Cost of a Data Breach Report – 2019

IBM Security and Ponemon Institute are pleased to release the 2019 Cost of a Data Breach Report. Based on in-depth interviews with more than 500 companies around the world who experienced a data breach between July 2018 and April 2019, the analysis in this research study takes into account hundreds of cost factors, from legal,

The smart buyer’s guide to flash

Find out whether flash storage is right for your business. If you’re searching for the right data-storage method for your company, you’re probably overwhelmed by the number of disk-based and flash storage options out there. So how can you figure out which solution gives you a strong competitive advantage and offers the best fit for

The 4 tenets of modern data protection

A Proactive Approach to Data Availability and Resiliency Old-school data protection is merely an expensive insurance policy that deals reactively with disruption. Because preserving a copy of the data is the focus, day-to-day availability gets less attention. But this approach is out of step with the reality of always-on workflows.

Modernizing data protection with performance and simplicity

Digital transformation is fundamentally changing the way organizations view and manage their data. IDC research indicates that 60% of organizations will have embarked on a digital transformation effort by 2020. For many of them, the goal is becoming a data-driven organization. Data-driven organizations are those that are able to generate revenue and competitive advantage from

Modernizing data protection

From backup to recovery and data reuse Is Backup That Important? Market Trends Data loss and application unavailability can take a significant toll on organizations of all sizes. We live and operate in a data-centric world. Very much like turning on a light switch, we just expect that data will be available when we need

Does your data protection really protect your data?

10 questions to see what your data protection might be missing Today’s always-on workflows are underpinned by the need for connected and constant data availability. Data models have become increasingly shared, multi-instance, multi-premises, multi-cloud footprints. To be effective, you need to evolve your data protection to meet today’s realities, prioritizing both data recovery and continuous

Effective data capital creation requires scalable, flexible data storage and protection infrastructure

The move to data-centric business models is geared to enable organizations to turn their data into data capital.Because of the more stringent performance, scalability, availability, flexibility,and management requirements of the data-centric model, these organizations must modernize their storage and data protection infrastructure through the process of IT transformation.This white paper defines data capital, describes how