About Tim Sherbak

Tim Sherbak leads product marketing at DataGravity, aligned to his passion for helping customers adopt new technologies and solutions to deliver breakthrough results. Tim has held sales and marketing leadership roles in some of the most pioneering companies in technology.

Quiz: Are you a data detective?

April 19th, 2016|Data security|

More than ever, data security has been a prevalent media topic in recent years. Between customers burned by big-name brands (Target, Home Depot, and others you likely know all too well), and data breaches hitting hospitals and banks across the world, it’s becoming imperative for [...]

The unexpected key to sensitive data management

March 4th, 2016|Data management|

Do you have high-value data at risk of exposure? With more than 40 percent of companies experiencing a breach last year (according to the Ponemon Institute), it’s clear that it’s not enough to just secure your perimeter to rest assured that your sensitive information is [...]

Is your unstructured data hiding insights, risks?

February 23rd, 2016|Data security|

Our president and co-founder, John Joseph, recently caught up with a DataGravity customer who works in litigation support services, managing digital content for some big-name organizations. He heard how litigation support comes with significant challenges in applying e-discovery techniques, as data sets have become even [...]

Better Data Governance Through Better Storage is Possible

December 5th, 2014|Data storage|

It seems every few weeks, a new high profile press story appears, highlighting another company whose data stores have been breached.  This string of breaches emphasizes the increased importance of good data governance.  So it only makes sense to focus a bit on the topic [...]

The Top 10 Data Protection Features of Data-Aware Storage

November 7th, 2014|Data security|

I have always been an avid fan of the 451 Group’s annual surveys, which highlight the perspective of IT users.  One topic – data protection – consistently ranks in the top three challenges these IT professionals face (as highlighted again in this year’s survey). So, it [...]

How To Tell If Storage Is Primary Or Data-Aware

October 24th, 2014|Data storage|

Ironically, in conversations about the four pillars of data-aware storage, storage is the element most likely to be ignored or glossed over. This is largely due to the fact that state-of-the-art primary storage capabilities are a necessity for enterprises. A few common factors define an attractive [...]

Data-Aware Storage: One Pillar At a Time

October 10th, 2014|Data storage|

In my last blog, I touched on the concept of data-aware storage. Today, I thought I would break this down into a few of its component parts: what we often refer to as the four pillars of data-aware storage, or perhaps more appropriately, the four [...]

The DataGravity Discovery Series FAQ

September 11th, 2014|Product announcements|

Now that we’ve been talking freely about the DataGravity Discovery Series for a few weeks, we thought it would be helpful to share some key questions we’ve heard frequently, along with answers from our team. Q: What do you mean by data-aware storage? A: Data-aware [...]

6 Data Management Challenges Facing IT

July 16th, 2014|Data management|

IT professionals have a full load these days, especially when it comes to managing data. They need to not only provide data storage, but also help ensure content under storage is secure, that there is always sufficient capacity and that information is backed up so [...]

How to Close the Technology Opportunity Gap Between Enterprises, SMBs

March 18th, 2014|Data management|

  Small and medium-sized businesses today include high-powered law firms, savvy financial service businesses, cutting-edge technology companies, manufacturers of precision-engineered products and countless other organizations that help drive the economy.  In my travels, I have been amazed by how tech-savvy many of these SMBs are, [...]