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What is a zero-day vulnerability? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 2 minutesWith all businesses relying on some kind of IT system to conduct their operations, exploiting IT vulnerabilities can be in itself a “lucrative” business. We’ve spoken about the threat of ransomware before, as well as about the idea of achieving ransomware immunity. But what about other vulnerabilities? A “zero-day, for example,” is one of those opportunities that hackers look for. But what exactly is a zero-day and what can you …

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Oil, gold or data? Here’s why smart businesses invest in data.

Reading time: 4 minutesGlobal access to the internet has reshaped our society – our interactions with each other, with our environment, but also the way we do business. Earlier this year, IDC has forecasted that by 2020 there will be around 44 trillion gigabytes of data (or 44 zettabytes). Considering that most of this data can be used to fuel and shape businesses, it is more valuable than gold. How exactly is this …

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Data in the digital world: 5 data growth statistics that highlight the importance of data

Reading time: 2 minutesWe all know that data is important and that it fuels big projects and organisations. But many of us don’t realize just how much data is out there, how it is generated and how it can be used. That is why we’ve had a look at how much data we, as humankind, are generating and at how important this data is to our economy. The digital economy is fueled by …

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Syneto solutions for the healthcare sector: customer success stories

Reading time: 3 minutesDifferent businesses have different needs when it comes to IT. Syneto solutions have been designed to fit the needs of businesses in various industries – from manufacturing to education, healthcare and more. This article takes a look at the IT needs of the healthcare sector, as well as how two of our customers have solved their IT challenges with the help of a Syneto solution. What IT challenges do healthcare …

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What is secondary storage? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 2 minutesThe term “secondary storage” has come a long way since it was first used to describe computer auxiliary storage (e.g. CD-ROM of floppy disks). In our Syneto Vocabulary, we take a look at the meaning of secondary storage for businesses today. What is secondary storage? Secondary storage, also referred to as secondary memory or auxiliary storage, is a type of storage solution used for keeping data that is not frequently …

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