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Iron Mountain Introduces Cloud Archive Solution for Long-Term Data Preservation

BOSTON, Apr 27, 2016 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Iron Mountain Incorporated® IRM, -0.27% the storage and information management company, today announced its new Iron Mountain Cloud Archive offering, a cost-effective, scalable repository for organizations needing to protect and preserve data retained short or long term for compliance, legal or value-creation purposes. Designed to scale as the volume of data grows, the solution is ideal for organizations needing offsite, pay-as-you-use archival storage with near-infinite scalability, where customer data remains secure, intact and easily accessible over the long term at Iron Mountain’s Underground Facility in Boyers, Pennsylvania.

For many organizations, skyrocketing data volumes make long-term digital asset management a major challenge they must address to preserve, protect and manage valuable intellectual property, operational knowledge, process documentation and other digital assets. Ever-expanding regulations and increasing data retention requirements further exacerbate this challenge. And storage area networks and network-attached storage can’t scale cost-effectively.

“As organizations continue their investigation and adoption of cloud-services as part of modernizing their IT strategy, data protection is often cited as one scenario to be cloud-enabled,” says Jason Buffington, Principal Analyst at the Enterprise Strategy Group. “For many, the primary objection to cloud-services is security-related...