How to Choose the Right Data Storage Solution for Your SMB

A primer on physical data storage

Inside you’ll learn how to:

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Determine how much data storage you need:
Usage, longevity, scalability

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Choose where to store your data:
HDD vs. SSD

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Identify the best methods to access business data:
DAS vs. NAS

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Select your storage configuration:
JBOD vs. RAID

Why do you need a data storage strategy?

Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) create and have more data at their disposal than ever before, which is both a blessing and a curse. 

SMBs can better serve customers, solve difficult business challenges, and develop new and exciting products and services with this data, but they’re ever more dependent on it for day-to-day operations.

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of employees have access to too much data¹

¹⋅² How to Select Data Classification Levels for Your Business (GetApp, July 2019)

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of companies don’t know where their data is located²

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of SMBs fail to resume operation within a year of a natural disaster³

³ Make Your Business Resilient (FEMA, Infographic)

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