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October 02, 2015
It's hard to tell which storage techs will stand the test of time, but looking back at some of yesterday's storage technologies can help.
February 10, 2015
HP has agreed to acquire encryption vendor Voltage Security. Gartner says the move will bolster HP's data protection and cloud security products.
June 05, 2014
Enterprises generate and retain such a large volume of data that effective information governance may seem impossible. To ease the pressure, can we prevent information growth from spiraling out of control in the first place?
April 14, 2014
Amid the records management challenges caused by cloud, mobile and social, two basic questions can help bring information back under control.
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Vendor neutral archives (VNAs) continue to gain popularity in the healthcare industry, a byproduct of the need to share data among various medical imaging systems and other IT setups in hospitals. At its core, a VNA allows physicians and other providers to easily exchange clinical images, regardless of the imaging software or system in use. Various vendors sell VNAs, which puts pressure on hospital purchasing teams as they navigate through plans to install these systems.
In this buyer's essentials guide, health IT professionals and others will learn 13 useful considerations to make before purchasing a VNA -- including important, often disregarded matters and obvious aspects that may require more details. Among the areas discussed are data migration between VNAs, information lifecycle management concerns and how VNAs can better work in tandem with picture archiving and communications systems. Continue Reading
The document lifecycle is the sequence of stages that a document goes through from its creation to its eventual archival or destruction. Proper procedures throughout the document’s lifecycle are an important part of enterprise content management (ECM), a set of defined processes that help an organization obtain, organize, store and deliver information crucial to its operation in the most effective manner possible. Continue Reading
Jon Toigo explains how an information lifecycle management strategy helps classify data so it can live on the most appropriate storage. Continue Reading
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At the ACSC conference, security leaders from industry and government proposed several new information-sharing models for cybersecurity threat data. Continue Reading
Managing the various systems that make up the foundation of your IT organization can seem daunting. That's why we've created these CIO Briefings on maximizing your management muscle. Continue Reading
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Repository-level security is too imprecise to protect sensitive information from accidental leaks and intentional breaches. A composite of controls starting at the content level may be the answer. Continue Reading
Are all those new data storage technologies on the market actually new or is it déjà vu, only this time with cool new names masking the old ideas lurking underneath? Continue Reading
IT administrators should begin looking at archiving data as a means of accommodating ongoing data growth, according to Jon Toigo. Continue Reading
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Independent disaster recovery expert Paul Kirvan discusses information lifecycle management (ILM) in this Expert Answer. Continue Reading
Independent backup expert Brien Posey offers information about how data deduplication impacts data lifecycle management in this tip. Continue Reading
The server lifecycle of a data center may vary. Knowing yours can ease the upgrade decision and benefit the business in the long term. Continue Reading