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Big Data, Big World: Strategies for Dealing with Globalising File Transfers
It is important to take advantage of the worldwide marketplace without compromising security and performance in collaboration and data sharing.
One big challenge is getting our ideas, concepts, messages and information to other parts of the world.
What’s needed is a way to expedite the transfer of files safely and securely from origin to destination. And this must be done without the sky-high costs of building your own service or investing in technologies like MPLS and avoids the inefficiencies of shipping files on a disk.
Thankfully, fast networks, secure and fault-tolerant transmissions, extensive tracking of messages and access to local datacentres can provide rapid and reliable communications.
Without addressing these issues we can be left exposed to risk as our valuable data travels across networks in countries we may never visit. But by deploying these state-of-the-art services we can negotiate the challenges and opportunities of globalization.