data security

The increase in big data and new innovations in media are transforming the tech landscape. These changes bring up new concerns around storage. How can we safely and efficiently store this data? Which storage system is best for my growing needs? In this post, we will breakdown the differences between block storage and object storage. Block storage, as defined by Techtarget.com, “is a type of data storage typically used in the storage-area network (SAN) environments where data is stored in volumes, also referred to as blocks.” Each block can be […]


If there is one thing corporations can learn from the recent celebrity photo leaks it is that sensitive data can easily fall into the wrong hands if strict security measures aren’t put in place to protect it. But, as cloud-based computer storage is fast becoming standard operating procedure for many corporations, how can business owners be sure that their data is being adequately protected? Here are five best practices that your company should be implementing in an effort to achieve more effective data security. #1: Know Where Your Data Exists […]


Data security needs to be a priority for every company because failing to protect the personal information of your customers or clients can have a disastrous, wide-spreading impact. From virtual attacks by hackers to data theft via hard drives that weren’t sanitized, data breaches can occur at any time and through a wide range of methods. If you don’t think your company needs to follow data security best practices, then you’re putting your company and your investment at serious risk. The following represent just a fraction of the breaches in […]