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Gain Peace of Mind – Use Hybrid Cloud to Modernize Your Storage Strategy

At Cloud Expo, Microsoft’s Marc Farley to discuss the building blocks you can use when moving data storage to the public cloud

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Data generation and storage is rapidly accelerating and is expected to grow 44x in the next few years .Strict regulations and compliance combined with the need to mine this data to gain competitive advantage make it mandatory for enterprises to store this data for longer periods of time. To deal with this data explosion, enterprises are switching to a hybrid cloud storage model - a trend that is predicted to accelerate so fast that by 2020 over a third of the world's data is stored and passes through the cloud. Microsoft's hybrid cloud storage solution enables enterprise customers to integrate Microsoft Azure Storage with their data center.

In his session at 14th Cloud Expo, Marc Farley, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft, will take you through the importance of the StorSimple solution to the hybrid cloud offering and discuss the building blocks you can use to solve data growth problems and cost constraints, as you consider moving your data storage to the public cloud. The final portion provides a future vision for hybrid cloud storage (HCS) with StorSimple and Azure.

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Marc Farley is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft.

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