Apple's CloudKit framework for automating apps' storage and retrieval of user data "in the cloud" has learned a new trick. Developers can now read and write data in their app's public database from a server-side process or script.
Analytics -- with its massive quantities of data requiring plenty of processing juice and storage space -- is a natural fit for the cloud. Organizations are still dipping their toes into the possibilities, but this is about to accelerate dramatically. That's the takeaway from a recent survey conducted by IDG and [...]
When files stored on OneDrive aren't syncing on your Windows 10 PC, it's likely a problem with the desktop sync app, and in this guide, we'll help you fix the issue. Although, Microsoft touts OneDrive as the best cloud storage experience...Show More Summary
The JGroups messaging toolkit is a popular solution for clustering Java-based application servers in a reliable manner. This post describes how to store, host and manage your JGroups cluster member data using Google Cloud Storage. The...Show More Summary
Cloud file syncing and sharing company Box today announced the launch of KeySafe, a service that gives companies a reliable way to store the encryption keys for their data. Box is offering two flavors of KeySafe. The first one draws on the CloudHSM service public cloud market leader Amazon Web Services (AWS), which uses dedicated […]
Cloud storage is something ever more useful and ever more popular, but there's also a ton to choose from. Fortunately, most also have free trials, and any storage provider worth its salt is going to give you a few gigabytes of space for free anyway to try to get you to stick around. Show More Summary
Barracuda Networks has announced that its cloud storage service, Copy, will be shutting down as of May 1, 2016.
Barracuda Networks has announced that its cloud storage service, Copy, will be shutting down as of May 1, 2016. Barracuda made the announcement on its website, and is currently sending out emails to users to let them know that they have until May 1 to migrate their data or save their files. Show More Summary
With the demand for cloud storage growing ever-larger, companies that rely on vast data networks are starting to try out some unusual approaches to meet demand. Not only is the need for more data centers only going to increase in coming...Show More Summary
Barracuda Networks announced plans yesterday to retire its cloud storage services Copy and CudaDrive on May 1, 2016. The company launched the cloud storage service in 2013, in a period when many company launched or improved their online storage offerings. Show More Summary
Barracuda has said that they will be closing down shop in Copy on May 1st, 2016.
Google’s public cloud, which other companies can use to run applications, is now offering virtual machines (VMs) — slices of physical servers — with a lot more storage space than before. As of today, you can assign as much as 64TB of Persistent Disk to a specific VM in Google Compute Engine. “The volume size […]
Suddenly my computer tells me that copy.com is shutting down as a cloud storage service. That sucks, since I had a few terabytes of free storage with them. I will now have to seek an alternative. What are your experiences with cloud storage, free or otherwise?
Copy.com, the cloud storage service that offered near-unlimited space and huge bonuses for referrals, announced today they’re shutting down on May 1st, 2016—leaving more than a few people with dozens or hundreds of gigs of data to migrate. Read more...
One unintended consequence of the popularity of cloud c […]
Microsoft may have bit off more than it could chew last year with its over-ambitious free offering of 15GB OneDrive cloud storage subscriptions to Windows users and 15GB complimentary camera roll, in addition to its bulk storage. Not to mention the OneDrive $10 per month "unlimited" storage tier that allowed [...]
Microsoft has announced that today is the last day to claim 15GB of free space in its popular OneDrive cloud storage program. Storage space in OneDrive became a controversial topic back in November when the megacompany announced that it was ending its unlimited storage option, something that many users thought would last forever. Show More Summary
If you currently have 15GB of free storage on Microsoft's OneDrive cloud file storage service, and also get 15GB of additional storage if you get the camera roll bonus, you don't have much time to keep those options. Microsoft is allowing those users to opt-in and claim those extra storage amounts until Sunday, January 31.
An app creates a digital archive for filing taxes using cloud storage
From the Cheapskate: Productivity, security, cloud storage, backup -- this high-value collection has a little bit of everything.