Data security: Lessons from the front lines of breach research

IBM Ponemon data security breach study Softchoice

Data security is a continuous battle against malicious forces—one in which the key to a successful strategy is information.

Dr. Larry Ponemon, the Chairman and Founder of the Ponemon Institute, has for more than a decade, been on the front lines of data security research.  His organization’s 2016 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis has telling intelligence for us to take to the trenches in our own fight against malware and privacy threats.

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Software-Defined Storage: what it is, and what it’s not

Software-Defined Storage: what it is, and what it's not

Editors note: Storage expert Brad Beresh gets real about his definition of Software-Defined Storage -and it doesn’t include the use of a traditional storage controller.

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The lowdown on Lenovo’s acquisition of IBM’s x86 business

 

The lowdown on Lenovo's acquisition of IBM's x86 business

On October 1 2014, IBM and Lenovo closed Lenovo’s acquisition of IBM’s x86 server business. I talked with our dedicated IBM team and got the lowdown how much it costs, why they did it, and what happens next.

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