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DataGravity named Storage Products of the Year finalist

Recently, we’ve watched the data storage industry undergo some major changes. Corporate giants have announced merger and acquisition (M&A) news, consolidating huge organizations that once dominated their markets. Startups are constantly tackling the industry’s most …

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The evolution of data center management: consolidation, convergence and compliance

[We’re pleased to share a guest post from Allan Basso, Data Center Manager at Sivantos (HearUSA), a DataGravity customer.] There’s a shift taking place in the data center—a migration toward software-defined management. The software-defined network …

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When security and storage folks hang out together, they defy gravity

One of the observations we’ve made, as we talk with IT professionals about data security and data insights, is that they understand the data they’re responsible for is at risk. However, many IT pros lack …

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Making educated data management decisions with the Discovery Series V2.2

For any midmarket business, reading the news – riddled with data security scares and data breach reports – can be daunting. You face the challenge of getting ahead of a rapidly evolving risk landscape without …

Cloudy with a chance of data loss

Our friends over at Blue Coat Systems recently released the H2 2015 Shadow Data Report highlighting research conducted by the company’s Elastica Cloud Threat Labs team. Using data from 63 million enterprise documents stored within …

How to improve healthcare data security

Every company in every industry faces the risk of a data security breach, but organizations in the healthcare field need to constantly remain on guard. From insurance firms to patient care centers, healthcare organizations collect …

3 simple ways to celebrate Data Privacy Day

While most CISOs like to think that we’re protecting our employers’ sensitive data all the time, Data Privacy Day offers an opportunity for a reality check. It’s easy to focus on putting security measures in …

How to calculate the value of your data

To adequately manage data and protect it from security risks, you need to assess its contents and determine how it should be handled within your system. When files contain sensitive elements, such as a customer’s …

Why I joined the DataGravity leadership team

I am very excited to join the DataGravity leadership team as its first Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) where I’ll be responsible for defining, executing, and managing the security for the company and its employees, …