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Microsoft begins dropping OneDrive's 2GB file size limit

Sept. 3, 2014 | BRAD CHACOS

Cloud storage file size limits were a sad necessity back in the days when Internet speeds were low and storage prices were high. But now that those constraints are inverting, artificial file size barriers are crumbling. Case in point: This weekend, Microsoft began slowly and quietly dropping individual file size limits for OneDrive users, following in the footsteps of Dropbox and Google Drive.

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Why Russian hackers are beating us

Sept. 1, 2014 | ANTONE GONSALVES

Russian hackers like the ones who breached the computer systems of JP Morgan Chase and at least four other banks win because they think strategically like the best chess players, an expert says.

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The sunset of the virtual tape library

Sept. 1, 2014 | MARK BENTKOWER, DIRECTOR OF ENTERPRISE SOLUTIONS ASIA PACIFIC, COMMVAULT SYSTEMS

Virtual tape, and later virtual tape libraries (VTL) have been used in the data center for more than 15 years. With the increasing volume of data organizations have to deal with, new needs and expectations have emerged in terms of backup solutions and strategies, and while VTL was seen as a high performance backup solution in the past, it is now in its sunset phase.

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BLOGS AND OPINIONS

Going lean—the Microsoft way

The 'lean' look (laying off employees) calls for extreme discipline and tough decision-making to get the desired result-which here would mean huge cost savings for a big company!

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STORAGE WHITE PAPERS

BCM Regulatory Soup

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

This business continuity white paper will help you address which sources to comply with and why, how to handle conflicts between the sources, how to prioritize your efforts.

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Managing Complexity in Identity and Access Management

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

With ever-changing regulations and a growing number of on-premise, cloud and mobile applications, knowing who has access to what and why is more important than ever. This research paper summarised organisations’ perceptions of IAM complexity.

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