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July 21, 2014
Vendors haven't exactly been soft-pedaling the cloud mantra with partners, but they're now presenting stats and testimony that are hard for lagging cloud partners and channel partners to ignore.
June 10, 2014
The new ECHOplatform combines all of the company's products under one umbrella and is available at a fixed monthly price with unlimited storage.
May 06, 2014
Dropbox announced today the international expansion of its partner network program, which until now has been available to the U.S. channel only.
April 25, 2014
For IT, online file-sharing products represent a battle between the usability that makes them popular and lock-down features that make them secure.
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Dropbox introduced new security features and its new collaboration platform, Project Harmony, as Dropbox for Business. Continue Reading
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Arrow ECS and IaaS provider Artisan launch a NetApp cloud backup service for partners that want to transition NetApp customers to the cloud. Continue Reading
IDC analyst Ashish Nadkarni explains how OpenStack Storage's Swift and Cinder fit into the larger open source OpenStack cloud computing platform. Continue Reading
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The recent shakeout among cloud backup services and cloud storage providers signals that customers need cloud exit strategies and migration plans. Continue Reading
Dropbox and Box can make mobile workers more productive, but features and prices vary. Both use a 'freemium' model that scales to business class. Continue Reading
Storage expert Jon Toigo explains how service-level agreements between cloud providers and their customers are essential to ensure effective support. Continue Reading