Data backup security
- November 30, 2009
Here's a look at the biggest data protection and backup trends in 2009 by backup and recovery guru W. Curtis Preston.
- November 06, 2009
This week's news in brief: Thales Group releases CryptoStor Tape 3.0 appliance; Netc announces WatchDog tape tracking system.
- August 21, 2009
Data destruction options for old backup tapes include degaussing, overwriting software and physical destruction. Another option is to outsource to a data destruction specialist. But are these methods secure for removing sensitive data?
- August 10, 2009
Data storage departments have been challenged by the daunting task of backing up growing numbers of mobile devices. Here's mobile data backup solutions for enterprises.
- July 29, 2009
While encryption is proliferating, the means for managing the keys that make encryption schemes workable hasn't kept up. New standards promise to aid in encryption key management.
- July 20, 2009
Quantum strengthens data protection in disk and tape with virtual backup appliance for DXi disk libraries and Scaler Key Manager Appliace for LTO-4 tape.
- June 22, 2009
Data storage pundits have been predicting the demise of tape storage for years, but LTO-4's increased popularity is proving tape isn't dead yet.
- April 27, 2009
Version 12.5 of CA's Recovery Management suite includes data deduplication for disk and tape, more granular support for virtual server backups, and backup reporting.
- February 12, 2009
A key management interoperability protocol drafted by four major IT vendors, including HP, IBM and EMC, will take its first step toward becoming an industry-wide standard today.
- January 28, 2009
Email security vendor Barracuda, which has been making forays into the online backup space, plans to fold in Yosemite's software agents with its Barracuda Backup Service.
- December 15, 2008
The next wave of compliance bearing down on storage is on its way, heralded by regulations mandating that companies encrypt electronic records containing personal data for their citizens. This tip discusses how SMBs can leverage existing or emerging...
- December 05, 2008
So many organizations have lost data when tapes were lost during offsite transport or when a laptop was stolen, that unencrypted data represents a major risk.
- November 07, 2008
We've compiled the latest data backup news of the week: Barracuda Networks acquires BitLeap and Harvard Law school loses a backup tape.
- September 30, 2008
The coming 6 Gbps SAS spec may help SAS drives challenge not just Fibre Channel drives in enterprise SANs but solid state drives as well.
- August 07, 2008
Spearstone launches backup Software as a Service (SaaS) with data security features, such as remote data destruction.