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Sam Gopal Sam Gopal
Sam Gopal is the Director of Product Management for Iron Mountain’s Data Center service line. He has over 15 years of experience in management consulting, IT systems integration, business process improvement and corporate strategy. Sam has worked in a variety of industries including high technology, automotive, department of defense and information management. Sam holds an MS in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.
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What is EMP (electromagnetic pulse)? An EMP (electromagnetic pulse) is a sudden burst of high-energy electromagnetic radiation generated by solar storms or high-altitude nuclear blasts. The damaging current and extremely high voltage surges can result in the complete destruction of data processing and storage systems. What is the risk of […]


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We’ve come a long way with modern medicine – early detection, new drugs and improved patient care have led to significantly better treatment outcomes. And yet, we are at the cusp of a perfect storm about to transform healthcare as we know it – the confluence of wearable health devices, […]


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