Amazon Web Services made some headlines this week announcing their new Glacier service for off-site archival storage. Naturally, we were interested in the service since archival backups are an important part of any IT infrastructure undertaking. That is, until we saw the following article from Wired that talks about the costs associated with retrieving your data from the service. Read the.. read more →

Sean Ludwig posted a very insightful article at Venture Beat discussing the short comings of Windows 8 on Desktop machines. We have experienced some of the same issues he mentioned here in our test lab at Netway Solutions. Read the full article below:     read more →

A new start-up called SimpliVity wants to sell you a super appliance that can do all the jobs that multiple appliances like WAN optimization, deduplication, backup, etc. This is an interesting concept and we’ll keep an eye on it. Read the full article below:   read more →