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Cloud Computing: The 10 reasons to choose flash storage

Grazed from BusinessSpectator. Author: Michael Cornwell.

The era of flash storage is definitely here and ready for large-scale use by companies of every size, from enterprises to SMEs. With new technologies, companies will benefit from the advantages of using flash drives for storage. Here are some reasons that are being identified by companies as to why they can no longer do without this technology.

Capable of harnessing the data explosion

Companies are still struggling with tight IT budgets, whilst trying to manage large amounts of data. IDC has predicted that the amount of data will increase by more than 50 percent each year over the next few years. This will only increase the demand for storage systems. At the same time, Companies are also demanding higher performance, more power and efficiency, as a result of new technology initiatives such as cloud computing, virtualisation and big data...