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Key Elements of a Private Cloud Storage Strategy

Private cloud storage is an internal storage space contained in a large enterprise or corporation, for example. It allows for all the same features of public cloud storage however it is an answer to poor security and performance. A private cloud storage service involves maintaining and managing an enterprise’s data. This ensures for enhanced security and performance functions as the data is not on an unstructured storage server such as a public cloud storage model. Cloud computing performs key functions to ensure the effectiveness of huge amounts of shared resources within a private cloud storage managed network.

Infrastructure simplification:

Private cloud computing systematically sorts the network connectivity, operations, communications and management thereof an entire enterprise network infrastructure. Additionally it runs the communication pathway and services among all related processes, external networks and services.

Private cloud storage simplifies the infrastructure and enterprises consequently have improved performance and security. The entire database of the enterprise is protected and not available on a public cloud storage service.

Proven disaster recovery:

Private cloud storage has a proven disaster recovery system. It can be a costly affair if huge enterprises were required to retrieve mass amounts of data. But because private cloud storage offers a simplified infrastructure it makes disaster recovery possible. Large corporations have been able to transfer immense amounts of data within an hour or two. If there was a need for this to be done it would be a dreadful task on public cloud storage.

Transforms big data into a business asset:

A large enterprise would have billions of SKU to process monthly and generally this would rely on a method based on retrieve, figure and load data. Within a large corporation it would be a task that would be costly and time consuming. Private cloud storage and cloud computing programs can retrieve this data from a variety of networks and systematically sort information and present a copy of all data required to perform a specific task.

Benefits of Private Clouds

  • It is flexible and can be constructed to meet the specific demands of a client.
  • It allows for sharing resources between many users
  • Payment is dependable on various factors.
  • Resources are simplified and organized.
  • Management of external sources such as the internet.

If one had to imagine the magnitude of data held by the world’s largest corporation it becomes clear why private cloud storage is a hugely beneficial business investment to consider. Some of the data contains very private and sensitive information, if it were to be stored on public cloud storage servers the information is essentially available for others to retrieve. It is unreliable and can damage enterprise severely. The information would also be largely unstructured on a public cloud and private cloud computing can prevent an enterprise from having very expensive situations. If a business required a vast amount of data in a structured form it would need to be on a private cloud. Although the information can be retrieved on a public cloud, the manual process thereof is not a fast-paced solution.

Deney Dentel is the CEO at Nordisk Systems, Inc., an open & unified storage and cloud computing service provider company in Portland, OR. Deney is the only localized and authorized IBM business partner in Pacific Northwest.


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