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data silo

data life cycle

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The data life cycle is the sequence of stages that a particular unit of data goes through from its initial generation or capture to its eventual ...

data storage

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Data storage is the collective methods and technologies that capture and retain digital information on electromagnetic, optical or silicon-based ...

Data as a Service (DaaS)

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Data as a Service (DaaS) is an information provision and distribution model in which data files (including text, images, sounds, and videos) are made...

data management platform (DMP)

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A data management platform (DMP), also referred to as a unified data management platform (UDMP), is a centralized system for collecting and analyzing...

data center resiliency

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Data center resiliency is the ability of a server, network, storage system, or an entire data center, to continue operating even when there has been ...

data protection officer (DPO)

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A data protection officer (DPO) is an enterprise security officer tasked with ensuring that data management is compliant with the European Union’s ...

data warehouse as a service (DWaaS)

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Data warehousing as a service (DWaaS) is an outsourcing model in which a service provider configures and manages the hardware and software resources ...

data center migration plan

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A data center migration plan is a strategy created by an organization to migrate a data center with minimal downtime.

data center services

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Data center services is a collective term for the supporting components necessary for the proper operation of a repository for storage, management ...

data federation software

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Data federation software is programming that provides an organization with the ability to collect data from disparate sources and aggregate it in a ...






  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • disaster recovery team

    A disaster recovery team is a group of individuals focused on planning, implementing, maintaining, auditing and testing an ...

  • cloud insurance

    Cloud insurance is any type of financial or data protection obtained by a cloud service provider. 


  • RAID 6 (redundant array of independent disks)

    RAID 6, also known as double-parity RAID, uses two parity stripes on each disk. It allows for two disk failures within the RAID ...

  • hard disk drive (HDD)

    A computer hard disk drive (HDD) is a non-volatile memory hardware device that controls the positioning, reading and writing of ...

  • byte

    In most computer systems, a byte is a unit of data that is eight binary digits long. Bytes are often used to represent a ...