White Papers by Topic: Data security

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Backup and Disaster Recovery eGuide

As the digital universe grows beyond imagination, enterprise IT executives face the daunting task of keeping their little pieces of it backed up and recoverable. They must keep on their toes - this exercise isn't to be done once and forgotten. As the company evolves, adding different types of data to its stockpiles and becoming increasingly virtual, so too must its backup and disaster recovery strategy. In these articles, Network World and its sister publications CIO, Computerworld, CSO and InfoWorld lay down the groundwork and explore the latest tips and technologies for no-fail corporate data backup and disaster recovery.

Continuous Data Protection in IBM AIX and i5/OS Environments

A rewind button for applications, files and transactions? That’s what continuous data protection (CDP) technology provides to managers of IBM AIX and i5/OS operating environments. CDP rapidly recovers accidentally deleted or otherwise corrupted data and provides many other valuable benefits.

Out with the old, in with the 'new normal'

The old standards in IT, marked by costly, inflexible infrastructures, just don’t work in today’s hyper-demanding and dynamic business world. It’s time for a 'new normal' marked by lower costs, user self-service, streamlined processes, better security and increased flexibility. Underlying it all is a fresh approach to virtualization.

Profiting from PCI Compliance

Working together, the major payment card providers have developed a set of data security standards and created a council for enforcing them. Although the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) has become a global requirement, many organizations are lagging in compliance. For many companies, regulatory compliance can already be an overwhelming and confusing area to navigate, and the need to comply with the PCI DSS might feel like yet another burden.

Secure And Compliant Collaboration And Cccess

This white paper discusses how the need for faster access to resources can enable more effective collaboration but can also create significant security and compliance challenges. The paper then describes how IBM offers an adaptable, business-driven, holistic approach to security that addresses the different risk domains across organizations.

Tape Fallacies Exposed

Tape storage continues to play a vital role for data protection. David Hill of the Mesabi Group sheds light on the most common misperceptions.

Disk and Tape Square Off Again

Discover the total cost of storing data long term in SATA disk and in an LTO-4 tape system.

Securing Sensitive Information

Learn more about data security, encryption and an LTO tape drive encryption user story.

Network Security Overwatch Layer: Smarter Protection For the Enterprise

Read this IDC paper for background on today's threat ecosystem with an overview of network security threats, the impact of the threats on enterprises, and the operational challenges faced by IT.

Why Your Small Business Needs a Real Server

Enjoy the protection of having a consistent way to back up data so that critical information survives individual desktop crashes or laptop losses.

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