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  • Are you weighing the benefits of cloud storage versus on-premises storage? If so, the right answer might be to use both — a mix of on-premises and public cloud services with data mobility between the two platforms. Hybrid has piqued interest as more organizations look to the public cloud to augment their on-premises data management. Analyst firm IDC predicts that by 2018, 85% of enterprises will operate in a multi-cloud environment. Check out this easy-to-absorb infographic to explore five reasons to …

  • The digital transformation of businesses continues to reshape the IT industry as businesses deal with a social and mobile workforce as well as big data and analytics that causes exponential data growth. Indeed, organizations are finding it difficult to store, manage, and provide value from ever-increasing data sets. As businesses grapple with their ever-increasing data sets, storage solutions such as object-based storage (OBS) lend themselves to solving the problems of scale, management, and costs for today …

  • Digital transformation is a growing, urgent imperative for organizations worldwide. Subsequently, network resources to support digital initiatives are coming under intense scrutiny. Increasingly, that focus concentrates on the wide area network (WAN), which provides essential connectivity and valuable network services for branch offices, remote sites, and mobile workers. This white paper from IDC examines how digital transformation and cloud computing have necessitated a significant reassessment of the WAN, …