Excerpt of Cloud Archiving: a New Model for Enterprise Data Retention


Cloud-based archiving services are appealing to more mainstream organizations as they seek to build effective strategies for retaining, preserving and discovering electronic data. These services also provide a crucial gateway for broader cloud adoption. Included in this document are details on how cloud-based archiving is emerging as a viable, and in some cases superior, alternative to on-premises archives, driven by continued data growth and retention requirements and cloud economics.