Cloud Computing Platforms

Cloud or On-Premises? For Dropbox, the Answer is Yes

Provided by HPE

Category Cloud Computing Platforms

Type Case Study

Length

Publish Date April 02 2017

Date posted April 02 2017

Overview

A little over a year ago, Dropbox completed one of the largest reverse cloud migrations ever undertaken, moving some 600 petabytes of data from Amazon’s cloud to its own data centers. But while it moved data on-premises in the U.S., while the cloud still reigns in Europe. This case study looks at how Dropbox adopted a hybrid IT strategy for its services.

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