Cloud backup system is becoming more popular every day; it became a solution to the world data storage technique as a lot of conventional methods of storing data has failed. Apart from the high security placed on cloud storage system, it has been able to offer a large storage capacity that no offline drive can give. Another good thing about this system is that you are able to access your data anytime, anywhere and on
Cloud technology is one of the most reliable, inexpensive, scalable and effective data backup and recovery methods for today’s business and personal applications. It must be used wisely, however, to ensure that data is secure and not susceptible to security threats. IT WORLD says IBM banned Dropbox because of security breaches with Mitt Romney’s email account. The ban occurred because confidential data was thre
When Apple launched iCloud in October 2011, MobileMe users were offered 20GB of free storage space if they decide to move to the new service – iCloud. The initial expiry date for those who accepted the offer was June 30th but in May it was extended to the end of September this year. This week Apple started sending notification e-mails to all the former MobileMe users to remind them that their exclusive 20GB of
Since the buzz around cloud computing has been created few years ago, the cloud market was being rapidly populated. Now there are dozens or even hundreds of providers that offer cloud storage services. The reason is clearly a growing readiness of users to adopt the cloud. In the beginning people were weighting advantages of the cloud against its disadvantages and hesitated to move their files to cloud storage.