Sonian's 9 Cloud Computing, Email Archiving and IT Predictions For 20ten


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Sonian, the trusted caretaker for all digital content, offers 9 cloud computing, email archiving, data retention and IT predictions for 2010.

These predictions show that businesses will be looking to cloud-powered SaaS to help solve IT problems related to email archiving, information governance, compliance and e-discovery.

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  • Sonian's 9 Cloud Computing, Email Archiving and IT Predictions For 20ten

    1. 1. 9 IT Predictions for “20-ten” Finalist: Storage Product of the Year
    2. 2. 1. Cloud Goes Mainstream • Cloud computing becomes an accepted platform to solve enterprise IT compute needs. • Cloud will be a virtual extension to on- premises data centers. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    3. 3. 2. Tier 3 Data to Cloud • Archival “tier 3” data will move to cloud- based storage. • Cloud offers a better ROI: • More reliable & easier to search. • Less Expensive TCO. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    4. 4. 3. Inbox Productivity • Information overload (via the inbox) will need simple effective solutions. • Many data streams converge to few. • People will seek relief. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    5. 5. 4. Tape to Cloud • Primary backup remains disk to disk. • Secondary backup evolves: • from: disk -> tape • to: disk -> cloud Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    6. 6. 5. “Hybrid IT” IT • Mid-sized companies will adopt a “hybrid IT” approach to data center designs. • Some services stay on-premises and some run better in the cloud. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    7. 7. 6. Data Visualizations • Large data sets require visualization tools. • Cloud-powered analysis tools will “paint a picture” that is easy to understand. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    8. 8. 7. Data Analytics • Big data sets will need new analysis modules for advanced data mining. • Businesses will be looking for “Voice of employee” & “Voice of customer” identification technologies. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    9. 9. 8. Connect Data Silos • Enterprise data lives in too many silos today. • Businesses want to analyze and understand their data “across artificial technical boundaries.” Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    10. 10. 9. IT Needs to Save Money • ROI and TCO will be scrutinized more. • Cloud-powered SaaS is a way to “do more with less.” Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    11. 11. Bonus: It’s all About Search • We need to keep mostly all the digital content we create in a work setting. • 10Gb per employee a year and growing. • Easy, intuitive search is the only way to manage all this information. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.
    12. 12. About Sonian • Sonian brings Enterprise IT to the “cloud...” • Web service platform solves email archiving and eDiscovery problem for all businesses. • First to deploy an IT services platform based on cloud compute infrastructure. • Software & technology stack uses on-demand cloud CPU and reliable cloud storage. Copyright 2007-2009 Sonian, Inc.