Security Practices for Backing Up Data in the Cloud

Many organizations deploy workloads in the cloud or back up data to the cloud — often without giving much thought to security risks like:

January 19, 2022

Cloud Backup

Year in Review: Cobalt Iron’s Commitment to Adding Value for Customers

A key driver in Cobalt Iron’s mission to transform data protection is our dedication to adding value for our customers. Through Compass software enhancements designed to reduce risk, increase...

December 15, 2021

Compass Features

Compass Demo: Instant Restore for VMware Virtual Machines

One of the most stressful events for a VMware administrator is when a production application in a virtual machine has been lost or corrupted and must be recovered and operational as quickly as...

November 29, 2021

Operational Complexity

25 Biggest Ransomware Attacks of the last year

2021 has witnessed a dramatic increase in the number of ransomware attacks worldwide – bringing huge consequences for the affected organizations.

October 27, 2021

Cyber Security

Audit Readiness for Enterprise Backup

Can You Prove What’s Happening in Your Backup Environment? Most businesses are bound by at least one set of IT compliance requirements, such as FISMA, GDPR, HIPAA, PCI, or SOX. That makes IT...

September 14, 2021

Operational Complexity

How Compass Approaches Data Protection - The Difference

When Cobalt Iron has conversations with IT leaders, we get consistent feedback on the risks and obstacles large enterprises are facing.

August 26, 2021

Smart Data Protection

Give Your Spectrum Protect Customers Seamless, Secure Backup Without the Heavy Lifting

Cobalt Iron Compass is part of the IBM Passport Advantage program. Through Passport Advantage, IBM sellers, partners, and distributors around the world can sell Compass under IBM part numbers to any...

August 3, 2021

Partner News

CTO Q&A: Containment by Design for Secure Backup Data Protection

It seems like there’s a new headline every week about a big security breach or ransomware attack that has exposed sensitive data or crippled a company’s operations — further proving the case for...

July 20, 2021

Cyber Security

Bringing Virtual Machines into Enterprise Backup

In just a few years, virtualization has become standard practice in enterprise IT environments. Virtualization is a software-based technique that divides hardware elements such as processors, memory,...

June 29, 2021

Compass Features

Never Pay the Hackers: How To Protect Your Enterprise From Cybercrime

The widely reported May ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline crippled the country’s largest fuel pipeline and extorted $5 million from the company. The attack was so damaging and its origins...

June 10, 2021

Cyber Security