Data Gravity

Data Sovereignty in the Cloud: the Nine-Step Solution


Companies that are adopting public cloud are rightfully excited about the world of benefits this can bring to their businesses. Operating in the cloud, they can, among other things, access, share and process data in real time, across departments, with partners, across borders, and generate insights with greater flexibility and scalability than is feasible when […]

Untangling Data Entanglement


In the technology world, buzzwords and analogies flood the landscape. Analogies help us explain unfamiliar concepts in familiar terms, and when the analogy strikes a chord, it often launches a buzzword. This can be helpful in bridging the communications gap between technology and business. “Data gravity” is one of those buzzwords that now permeate our […]

Data Gravity and Its Impact on Data Protection Strategies


Data security was a straightforward process back when organizations stored all their data in on-premises IT environments. Organizations used the “lobster” security model – building hard-shelled exteriors to fend off threats at the perimeter — but they had fewer internal protections for the soft, delicious data inside. In a cloud-oriented world, data protection is much […]