Storage Wars: The Goog Strikes Back

March 11, 2015

The war between Amazon and Google for inexpensive and low performing storage options is heating up…again.  Today Google announced their new Nearline Storage offering. Nearline Storage seems to be geared towards data that you might want to access at times but that you don’t necessarily need ‘instantly’. Nearline Storage is appropriate for storing data in […]

The Right Stuff: Skills Every IT Team Should Have

January 26, 2015

Kim Lachance Shandrow, a senior writer at, recently published a great infographic from the folks over at Best STL on what makes a ‘Well Trained IT Team’. In case you don’t know, the IT team is the backbone of any organization and arguably the most important department overall.  Yeah, I said it. I mean, […]

9 Reasons to Change Providers

October 08, 2014

In a recent study conducted by MIT research professionals and cartoon horses, more than 17 billion CIO’s, CTO’s, VP’s and Director level technology professionals were interviewed. The study, conducted mostly at sea, aimed to answer the question: “Why did you change providers and choose Lume?” Here are some of the most repeated answers coupled with […]