Backup and recovery software

  • May 23, 2008 23 May'08

    Bocada names new CEO, hitches hopes to Microsoft

    As Bocada adds policy management to its data protection software, some observers say that Bocada survives only because its software is sold through the Microsoft channel.

  • May 21, 2008 21 May'08

    EMC World: EMC to use WysDM as framework for backup portfolio

    At EMC World this week, EMC said it plans to use WysDM backup reporting software as a management framework for its many backup and replication products.

  • May 12, 2008 12 May'08

    EMC, Data Domain add data deduplication devices

    Data Domain rolls out its data deduplication storage system, while EMC prepares to unveil its VTLs with data deduplication licensed from Quantum.

  • April 28, 2008 28 Apr'08

    Hospital picks CommVault Simpana, SIS to back up critical archive

    A hospital's IT team selects CommVault's Simpana application to back up its key PACS archiving system because of its SIS data deduplication feature.

  • April 10, 2008 10 Apr'08

    IBM snaps up FilesX, adds CDP to Tivoli Storage Manager

    The Windows-focused FilesX product will add CDP capabilities to IBM's Tivoli Storage Manager backup software, with the goal of widening CDP's appeal in the midmarket, as well as remote offices.

  • April 09, 2008 09 Apr'08

    CommVault boosts Simpana e-discovery, data reduction capabilities

    CommVault's first service pack for Simpana 7.0 includes e-discovery updates and new integration between replication and file-level single instancing, but users still want block-level dedupe.

  • March 31, 2008 31 Mar'08

    Data Domain taps into Symantec's NetBackup API

    Data Domain uses Veritas NetBackup API to streamline backups for customers of NetBackup 6.5 and Data Domain disk-backup devices.

  • March 05, 2008 05 Mar'08

    Symantec aligns backup reporting with NetBackup 6.5

    Symantec launches Veritas Backup Reporter 6.5 with more support for new disk-based backup options and tighter integration with NetBackup remains on the roadmap.

  • February 26, 2008 26 Feb'08

    Integrated data protection software continues to evolve

    Many new features such as data deduplication, CDP and encryption are being included in data protection software packages. Here's how the different packages stack up.

  • February 07, 2008 07 Feb'08

    CA overhauls ARCserve data backup software

    CA hopes that the newest version of its ARCserve data backup software, which improves application integration with XOsoft, will boost ARCserve's declining market share in the data protection and data recovery market.

  • January 03, 2008 03 Jan'08

    Storage Outlook '08

    As it does every year, created a series of stories to give our readers an idea of what's coming down the road in the upcoming 12 months.

  • November 13, 2007 13 Nov'07

    IBM tweaks TSM backup software

    IBM adds key management and support for VMware Consolidated Backup to TSM version 5.5. Users are hoping the next release will add database maintenance and reporting.

  • November 09, 2007 09 Nov'07

    Yosemite offers unlimited server backup licensing

    Reldata debuts 10 GigE gateway; Fujifilm tracks tapes using GPS; backup vendors, including EMC, to support Mac OS X Leopard.

  • October 17, 2007 17 Oct'07

    Microsoft pumps up Data Protection Manager

    A more scalable version of DPM is coming, but it's still missing policy-based backup management features and granular recovery capabilities.

  • October 01, 2007 01 Oct'07

    BakBone unveils CDP, restartable backups

    Latest version of BakBone's NetVault data backup software integrates CDP for both Windows and Linux; users are keen on restartable backup and updated troubleshooting features.