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Nov 25, 2015
Nov 3, 2015
With so many organizations looking at a Google Nearline or Amazon Glacier cold-storage architecture, it’s clear they’re searching for ways to better control the flow of information between their data centers and the cloud. But how to choose between Amazon Glacier and Google Nearline?
A good portion of IT seems to have lost track of why we do backups and why we archive. The problem isn’t mechanical data loss anymore. Amazon S3 and other cloud storage services do protect against crashing disk drives. The issue is that hacking, software errors and plain admin finger trouble pose much more serious threats to data today.