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Box woos the enterprise with more security features, partnerships

Originally posted on Gigaom:
In what will no doubt be just one in a series of security-related news blasts coming out of the RSA Conference this week, Box is unveiling a new set of features for its business-class cloud storage…

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A new way to sell used IT equipment

A new way to sell used IT equipment http://news.idg.no/cw/art.cfm?id=AB132E87-F217-297A-A677DE7FC8CEE151 Excellent strategy for a disaster recovery solution.

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Microsoft Azure storage ends the week with a bang — and not in a good way

Originally posted on Gigaom:
That’s life, as Frank Sinatra once sang. Microsoft(s msft) Azure Storage was named the world’s best public cloud storage service on Tuesday, then crashes and burns on Friday. Here are a few of the posts to…

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It turns out a lot of companies like building their own storage gear

Originally posted on Gigaom:
First, cloud storage startup Backblaze pioneered the concept of open source storage hardware. Then, it showed how to pack 135 terabytes into a 4U case (which Backblaze calls a “pod”) for less than $8,000. As it…

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