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Plan for a better SaaS or cloud-to-cloud backup

Migrating to software as a service can benefit an organization, but there are some questions administrators need to ask when considering a cloud-to-cloud backup.


Backup and archive convergence issues include migration

While converging backup and archiving may seem enticing, it's not always the right move. Explore important questions to ask before implementing this approach.


Use assorted technologies in your data protection plan

A comprehensive data protection plan must feature more than backup. Archiving, snapshots and replication are just a few of the technologies that organizations should consider.


CDP software solves, creates issues

Through disk-based backup, continuous data protection enables backups to take place more often. Discover how to repair the technology's cost and capacity problem.

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    Veritas CEO talks post-Symantec vision

    Veritas CEO Bill Coleman talks about how he intends to reshape the company around data protection, data management and the cloud after splitting from Symantec.

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    Veritas lays out its data management 'Vision'

    Newly independent vendor Veritas plans to evolve from selling more than data protection to targeting the data management market, while using the cloud.

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    Veeam platform: Physical joins virtual and cloud

    Veeam's availability product vision aims to protect data regardless of the type of workload. The vendor is also planning upgrades to its Availability Suite.