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Google Cloud Platform opens its first West Coast region

Back in 2006, Google opened its first owned and operated data center in The Dalles, Oregon, and starting today, you’ll be able to host your Google Cloud Platform applications in Oregon, too. 302 more words


Microsoft downsizes OneDrive accounts, enforces restrictions !

Users of Microsoft’s OneDrive have begun receiving notifications that their storage allotments have already, or will soon be, reduced to 5GB.

The emails to OneDrive account holders were the first step in a process that Microsoft announced last year as part of a broader reduction in cloud-based storage allowances. 286 more words

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Data Loss Prevention is Guaranteed in Cloud Storage

Data loss prevention is a strategy for making sure that end users do not send sensitive or critical information outside the corporate network. The term is also used to describe software products that help a network administrator control what data end users can transfer. 447 more words

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More On Dropbox Improvements . . .

In my last blog post I wrote about using Dropbox as a scanner. Today I am going to highlight another new feature of Dropbox, the ability to create a new Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint document on your iPhone to save into Dropbox. 128 more words

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Dropbox Adds A Great New Feature - Scanning!

I’ve been using Dropbox for quite a while now. Dropbox is cloud storage for your documents, photos, videos. You can save the files on your computer using the Dropbox desktop app and they will sync to your Dropbox cloud so you can access them from anywhere. 399 more words

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Cloud Gazing

A couple years ago I wrote about how I thought attitudes concerning storing critical enterprise data in “The Cloud” would have evolved five years hence. Bottom line: The prediction was that by 2019, best practices will require that information of any criticality, confidentiality, or sensitivity be stored in The Cloud, because that will be far and away the most safe and manageable place for it. 462 more words

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What is Object Storage?

Believe it or not, the first time you used the Internet, you used object storage. You have been using it ever since. Honest. In one form or another that is what has been going on for decades. 683 more words