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We Want the Power!

We Want the Power!

The only thing hungrier than Americans at Thanksgiving dinner are our data centers and their appetite for power. The power cravings are due to our ever-increasing ramp up of Internet usage. Yes, all those senseless YouTube videos that your friends make of their cats are adding to the overall power consumption. In fact, it would … Continued

New Orleans After Isaac – Update 2

New Orleans After Isaac – Update 2

Progress in recovering power is moving slowly. Today Entergy reports they “expect to make significant progress today and through the weekend restoring power.” They expect to restore power to 90% of customers “who can take power” by September 6. But the statsu today looks a lot like yesterday. See below. Global Data Vault continues to … Continued

Hurricane Preparation Checklists – the Final 48 Hours

Hurricane Preparation Checklists – the Final 48 Hours

Hurricanes are expensive and deadly. Yahoo Finance reports that 7 of the 10 most costly U. S. weather disasters over the past 30 years were hurricanes. But the good news about hurricanes – if there could be “good news” about hurricanes – is that they are generally predictable, allowing for thoughtful preparation before the storm actually … Continued

Remote Backup Discussed in CNN Interview

Global Data Vault’s CEO, Will Baccich, was a guest on the Everything Internet Radio Show, on CNN Radio 1190 AM. Baccich discussed different backup options that are available through Global Data Vault, including Server Backup and PC Backup. The CEO also explained Global Data Vault’s Advanced Data Protection service, which provides customers with local protection … Continued

Advanced Data Protection for Interop Net

Global Data Vault is a proud sponsor of Interop Net.  Interop Net is the leading global business technology event, with the most comprehensive IT conference and expo available.  The event brings business and technology leaders together to discuss the latest technologies and industry trends. Considering the possibility of a tsunami in Hawaii yesterday, Brian Chee, … Continued

How Do You Define and Manage Access Controls?

Access control permits or denies a user access to information, systems or resources. It allows an organization to effectively manage, track and audit disclosure of information. What are the primary objectives of access controls? Access control maintains and safeguards confidentiality, integrity and availability of information, systems and resources:

H1N1 Virus and Continuity Planning

H1N1 Virus and Continuity Planning

The New England Journal of Medicine has provided a map which shows confirmed cases of Swine Flu, as well as confirmed deaths from the virus from both formal and informal sources. The map below shows the reported confirmed deaths from official sources in the United States from April 1 – September 9. Now compare that … Continued