Cloud Storage

Massive storage arrays have a far lower cost per Gigabyte than small disk drives. Provided your apps can operate with remote storage, the cost of using a cloud provider who can afford such ‘bulk’ infrastructure is likely to be significantly cheaper. Replication and back-up of information is simpler in the cloud improving data security.  

 

 

Dropbox will start storing customer business data in Germany

News
11 Feb, 2016
Joe Curtis

File-sharing firm will use Amazon Web Services’ Frankfurt datacentre

AWS launches free game engine, Amazon Lumberyard

News
10 Feb, 2016
Aaron Lee

Amazon GameLift service also lets you deploy servers quickly for online multiplayer

Box launches KeySafe customer-managed encryption

News
5 Feb, 2016
Clare Hopping

The introduction eliminates the need for companies to use a dedicated hardware storage module (HSM)

Best cloud storage for the UK in 2016

Best
4 Feb, 2016
Rene Millman

Cloud storage service prices are falling through the roof, but which ones should you go for?

Microsoft considers building underwater datacentres

News
1 Feb, 2016
Aaron Lee

Project Natick could cut cooling costs and offer lower latency

Microsoft offers users Azure Stack hybrid cloud preview

News
27 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

New offering competes with VMware and OpenStack

EMC reveals new storage package ECS v2.2

News
27 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

New units contain multi-purpose platform support and better data protection

Dropbox gives its app a Windows 10 makeover

News
21 Jan, 2016
Joe Curtis

Now you can use your Dropbox app on your PC or tablet

AWS isn't suited to enterprises' needs, crows Oracle

News
21 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

Cloud exec says Oracle's biggest competitor is Microsoft Azure

University of Strathclyde replaces rogue IT with HDS storage

Case Studies
21 Jan, 2016
Clare Hopping

Hitachi Data Systems' storage tools will support students, staff and researchers' projects

OneDrive update adds 3D Touch support

News
20 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

App is also optimised for use with the Apple Pencil on iPad Pro

Microsoft cuts Azure prices in blow to AWS

News
15 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

Redmond claims its cloud service offers customers better value than AWS

European firms upload 5.6TB of data to the cloud each month

News
13 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

Meanwhile, the average employee uses 20 cloud services at work

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How to use Dropbox on an iPad

Tutorials
29 Dec, 2015
Rene Millman

Your ultimate guide to getting most out of Dropbox on your iPad

Dropbox review: Is the free version best for business?

Reviews
23 Dec, 2015
Stuart Andrews

Dropbox's strength remains its simplicity and its scalability makes it ideal for the small company looking to grow

OneDrive review

Reviews
23 Dec, 2015
Stuart Andrews

Its had a change of name, but this still offers the best storage option to Windows users

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Dropbox Business review

Reviews
23 Dec, 2015
Kat Orphanides

It's the leader in online storage for a reason

Microsoft apologises for free storage restriction

News
13 Dec, 2015
Rene Millman Clare Hopping

The company said it will allow existing users to keep their 30GB free storage

Cloud file transfer

IBM buys video company Clearleap

News
10 Dec, 2015
Clare Hopping

The move will boost the company's cloud service presence

How to use iCloud

Tutorials
9 Dec, 2015
Rene Millman

It’s on your iOS device, but can you make the most of Apple’s cloud data syncing and storage service?