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7 IT Culture Hacks to Improve Team Development

Changing the culture of an IT team can be challenging, yet rewarding.  Creating a motivational, meaningful and positive atmosphere among IT offers a the opportunity to grow together as a team.  The literal environment can be loud and cramped with few human interactions and lots of work to do.  But the quality of an IT department’s culture can be crucial to lowering team and company attrition, seeing better business results, and growing each team member personally and professionally.  Here are some ideas on how to strengthen the bond between the team, build a strong(er) culture and improve team member capabilities.

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How Are You Going to Migrate Your Data to Public Cloud?

There’s no debate that the public cloud is here to stay. High tech trends like digital transformation, broader enterprise workload support, and new areas of innovation are driving massive public cloud adoption. In fact, IDC forecasts a 17.7% CAGR in public cloud usage through 2021 with yearly revenues hitting over $550 billion per year!1 A lot of that growth will be fueled by companies migrating existing on-premises workloads to the public cloud.

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The Future of Cloud – An Interview with Integrity Pro Cloud’s Cloud Specialist, Nagash Palepu

In the past two years, the enterprise has quickly adopted the cloud.  In 2016, if you had asked IT leaders how they were incorporating cloud into their strategy, the majority were planning their entry or dabbling in cloud.  Most recently, IT leaders are up to their neck in cloud, digitally transforming their IT infrastructure and migrating whole data sets to AWS.

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Endpoint Security: A Data Security Discussion with Digital Immunity

We sit down with John Murgo, CEO of Digital Immunity, in our final video discussing endpoint security.

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What to Consider when Evaluating a Backup and DR Solution in the Cloud

Remember the dreadful feelings of high anxiety and inertia when you had to move to a new house?  It’s no doubt painful and something you would only want to do a few times in your life. However, it also gives most people an opportunity to clean up the garage, donate or throw unwanted stuff away and start fresh in the new house.

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Cloud Services: An Interview with Relus Cloud

We have a quick conversation with Mark Metz, founder of Relus Cloud about the cloud, with topics including cloud migration, DevOps, backup and disaster recovery in the cloud, analytics and talent.   Check out the interview below.

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What is Blockchain?

A blockchain specialist's in-depth explanation of blockchain technology and why enterprises should care about it.

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Folks, Dedupe isn’t Copy Data Management – Copy Data Corner Chapter 3

When you explain the tenets of Copy Data Management (CDM) to someone in IT –particularly someone in the backup and recovery space – there is a pretty common reaction: “I already have CDM since I use dedupe”.  This reaction isn’t surprising since the dedupe appliance market leader, Dell EMC, likes to co-opt industry terms and bend them into a shape resembling their own offerings.  This same perspective – incorrect, mind you – is propagated by all other vendors with deduplication built into their appliances, software, storage arrays, etc.  

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(Video) Data Security: A Conversation Between Actifio & Digital Immunity

In this video, John Meyer, CSO of Actifio, and John Murgo, CEO of Digital Immunity, sit down to discuss data security.  They discuss the hot buttons in data security, application security, the balance of securing and providing access to data, and much more.

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