Storage Providers

ITAR Compliance: Data Management and What You Need to Know

ITAR is a set of rules that regulates your data management when your company deals with US military organizations. In this article, we are going to cover what ITAR compliance means, why you need ITAR-compliant cloud storage, and when it may be necessary for your company’s operations. Continue reading

[WEBINAR] CloudBerry & Wasabi: A Powerful Solution for MSPs Looking to Offer Backup-as-a-Service

Join our free joint webinar where Doug Hazelman from CloudBerry and Jim Donovan from Wasabi Technologies will discuss storage and backup solutions, aimed towards Managed Services Providers. Continue reading

Dropbox Alternatives for Businesses

Dropbox is the best-known cloud storage provider and the first name that comes to most people's minds when searching for a cloud-based storage solution for business.

Yet there are disadvantages to using Dropbox for Business, such as Dropbox's storage limits and its cost.

Fortunately, the cloud storage market is crowded, and there are many Dropbox alternatives for business. This article discusses several other tools for cloud-based file storage and collaboration. Continue reading

Microsoft OneDrive for Business Review: Pros and Cons

Microsoft OneDrive for Business is an online storage solution, with licenses starting at $5 per month. It makes sharing and collaborating on business files easy, with access available from all devices, powerful search tools, and advanced security features for maximum data protection.

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Rackspace vs Azure: Pricing and Features Comparison

Azure vs. Rackspace: Cloud Services, Pricing, Data Center Coverage, Support Options and More

Microsoft Azure and Rackspace are both major cloud computing providers with an international presence.

What are the key differences between Azure and Rackspace? How does Rackspace pricing compare to Azure pricing? Which features does the Rackspace cloud offer that are not available from Azure, and vice versa?

This article answers those questions through a comparison of Azure and Rackspace. Continue reading

Amazon S3 Storage Classes Explained


AWS S3 Storage Classes

Updated on 4/05/2018

For different usage scenarios, Amazon Web Services offers different storage classes. This allows to reduce the storage costs for data which is rarely used, and doesn’t require instant access. All the classes have a high level of reliability and support SSL data encryption during transmission, but differ by their cost. This article will outline where and which class is recommended for use, and what the difference between Amazon S3 storage classes is.

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