What is primary storage? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 1 minuteA storage device is a hardware device used for storing and accessing digital information. Storage devices can be categorized in various ways, but when it comes to their use, they are usually put into one of these two categories: primary storage and secondary storage. This article has a look at what primary storage typically looks like.

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What is pro-active support? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 1 minuteWhen choosing an IT product or service, the product’s support offering is an important factor. Will you get help in case anything bad happens? Will this help reach you promptly? The need for good support in case of a negative event is obvious. But modern companies, like Syneto, have taken their support offerings one step further, with pro-active support. But you are probably wondering: what is pro-active support?

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What is secondary data? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 1 minuteData is a new currency, without which a modern business cannot exist. This data comes in various forms – from files (project data, documentation, etc.) to application data (business software, backups, test environments, etc.). All this data can be categorized in various ways, but a very common categorization involves differentiating between primary data and secondary data. This article explains what secondary data is. What is secondary data? Secondary data, unlike …

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What is primary data? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 1 minuteData comes in various forms – from different types of files (project data, customer information, product data and documentation, etc.) to application data (business software, backups, etc.). All of these kinds of data represent the driving force of organizations of all shapes and sizes. According to how the data is used, it is often split into two categories: primary data and secondary data. This article looks into what primary data …

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What is a software-defined infrastructure? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 1 minuteUnlike traditional IT infrastructure, software-defined infrastructure allows the user to go beyond the physical limitations of hardware. A software-defined infrastructure is a modern approach to designing IT infrastructure. It is also an approach that is slowly becoming the norm. But what is software-defined infrastructure and what are the benefits it offers? What is a software-defined infrastructure? A software-defined infrastructure (or, in short, SDI) is an IT infrastructure where software controls computing …

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