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Backup Storage

Backup storage keeps copies of data actively in use, providing redundancy in case of hardware failure or data loss. Unlike long-term, archive or cold storage, backup storage must enable the […]


Backup-as-a-Service (BaaS), also called cloud backup, or managed backup service, is a method of outsourcing the backup, storage and recovery of important systems and files to a cloud service provider […]

Bare Metal

The term bare metal is a reference to a computer’s hard disk – the medium on which the operating system (OS) is installed. A bare-metal environment is a specific kind […]

Big Data

Big data refers to massive, complex collections of data that are continuously growing and are both structured (such as the specs of all of the products that a company sells) […]


Big Data as a Service (BDaaS) refers to cloud hosted services that let businesses outsource the analysis of their big data rather than investing in the costs involved in doing […]

Bimodal IT Operations

Bimodal IT Operations are responsible for Mode 1 legacy applications, typically found in on-premise data centers, as well as Mode 2 applications, which are cloud-native by design, and are usually […]

Block Storage

Block storage, also called block-level storage, is a type of IT storage typically used in storage area network (SAN) environments. Data is stored in volumes, also referred to as blocks. […]

Business Agility

Business agility is the ability of a business to adapt quickly and appropriately to market and environmental changes. The concept of agility as a business attribute was drawn from the […]

Business Analytics

Business analytics (BA) is the iterative, methodical study of a company’s data to inform decision making.  There are four general types of business analytics:  decision analytics that uses visual analytics […]

Business Continuity

Business continuity is the ability of an organization to maintain its essential functions during and after a disaster. Business continuity planning focuses on establishing risk management procedures to prevent interruptions […]

Business Management Tool

A business management tool is an application, system, or methodology that helps a business operate effectively, maintain a competitive position, and improve performance. There is a vast range of offerings […]