Blockchain for Ransomware Protection

There’s been a lot of buzz about blockchain and how it plays in our digital world.  Blockchain, originally devised for the digital currency Bitcoin, is getting a “bad rap” because bitcoins are the chosen currency by cybercriminals in ransomware attacks.  The underlying technology that gives blockchain a variety of uses is the ability to allow…Read More

GDPR, Cloud Trust and Security – Our Latest Survey Results

We recently did a snap survey amongst 100 UK-based IT professionals to find out where companies are at in terms of preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which come into effect next year. The results showed that almost half (48%) did not know what GDPR is, and only 40% were able to confirm…Read More

Working Remotely with the Right Access

We have all been there…..we are on vacation, but we need to keep up with projects or various work items while we are out.  It’s a drag to lug your laptop along and try to get good enough coverage from some locations to get onto VPN so you can access your files on the network.…Read More

Celebrating Nexsan Unity at the 2017 Storage Awards

Nexsan’s flagship product, UnityTM, has been awarded Storage Product of the Year at the 2017 Storage Awards. The award, which comes hot on the heels of Nexsan’s recently announced next generation Unity 2.0, was presented at the annual event held at The Grand Connaught Rooms in Convent Garden, UK and attended by over 400 leading…Read More

Think Cloud Is Cheap? Think Again!

One of the things that we hear often is that cloud storage is cheap.  Many times it’s heard and repeated so often that it is believed as factual.  The real costs of cloud storage versus on-premises storage need to be put into perspective so we asked Marc Staimer, an independent analyst in the storage industry,…Read More