actifio and Azure UltraSSD

Data Protection for Transactional Applications Running on Azure Ultra SSD

Today, Microsoft Azure announced a brand new storage tier, Ultra SSD, which delivers extreme performance for critical applications such as SAP HANA, MS-SQL, and other databases. Some salient features are:

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Interview: Actifio CEO on Bloomberg Radio

Ash Ashutosh was interviewed on Bloomberg Baystate Business on August 7th, 2018 by Tom Maroney, Peter Barnes, Pat Carrol and Janet Wu.

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4 ways to protect data in GCP

4 Ways to Protect Data in Google Cloud

One of the first question that you should ask when moving to Google Cloud is how to protect your data.  Given the increasing importance of information, data protection is more critical than ever. In this blog post, we will look at the pros and cons of four ways to protect data in Google Cloud.

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5 Reasons to Move SAP HANA to the Public Cloud

5 Reasons to Move SAP HANA to the Public Cloud

If a few years back, someone would have told you to move your SAP HANA from on-premises to the public cloud, you'd have probably asked them to take a vacation. But that's just water under the bridge now. Public cloud has established itself as a leading platform to run mission critical applications such as SAP HANA amongst large enterprise businesses worldwide. Today it isn't a matter of if you are taking your SAP HANA application to the public cloud, it's when-- and more importantly, how are you going to achieve that!

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digital transformation

Why Being Data Driven is Important to Digital Transformation

Guest Post by Jonathan Brown, VP of Research at TechTarget

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4 Key Benefits of Google BigQuery

4 Key Benefits of Google BigQuery

When it comes to analytics, Google BigQuery is a a great option.  It provides a managed service approach to data analytics and simplifies how customers can manage and run large analyses in the cloud.  However, there are many other options available from other vendors and so in this blog, I wanted to highlight four key benefits of Google BigQuery.

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5 reasons to consider multicloud

5 Reasons to Consider a Multi-Cloud Strategy

Multi-cloud is an important concept.  Yet some end users may think, “I have a hard enough time with one cloud. Why would I want multiple?”  It is an excellent question and rather than writing a lengthy treatise, I wanted to summarize 5 reasons to consider a multi-cloud strategy.

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Instant Recovery from Public Cloud

Jason Brown and Jay Livens discuss instant recovery from public cloud followed by a white-boarding session.

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benefits of mutlicloud

The Benefits of a Multi-Cloud Strategy

The reason why chess isn't as popular as other games isn’t about the game itself. It isn’t about learning the rules of the game nor it is because the board lacks colors! Instead, the reason why chess isn’t enjoyed by many is because of all the decisions we must make. If we open a move, what should we start with? We don’t know what the opposite player is going to move, how do we best react to his/her move? Should we attack or go with a defensive strategy? Each individual move has repercussions on how the end result of the game would be.

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