Data reduction and deduplication News
January 20, 2015
Unitrends isn't new to integrated backup appliances, but puts a new twist on their systems by adding up to 480 GB of flash to handle processing chores.
September 05, 2014
ExaGrid gives its backup dedupe appliance an upgrade to improve its replication performance and work better with Veeam backup software.
July 25, 2014
EMC data protection president Guy Churchward says EMC can deliver Data Domain as a virtual appliance and discusses plans for cloud-to-cloud backup and data protection services inside ViPR.
June 10, 2014
HP claims it can simplify management of deduplicated backups with Federated Catalyst software running on its StoreOnce disk appliance.
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SearchDataBackup Senior Site Editor Andrew Burton explains what EMC's Data Domain Boost software is designed for, how it works, and which products it supports in this Expert Answer. Continue Reading
Backup deduplication is so common today, it is often taken for granted. However, there are a number of things to consider before choosing a dedupe approach. Continue Reading
There are many backup target options available with a wide range of price points. They include everything from tape drives and tape libraries to virtual tape libraries, deduplication arrays, integrated backup appliances and cloud backups.
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Changing backup applications or processes may keep storage managers awake at night, but cost and scalability concerns remain firm. Continue Reading
Exponential data growth, the need for more frequent data protection, the rise of server virtualization and a variety of other challenges have emerged over the past few years, and backup vendors have begun to offer alternatives to traditional nightly... Continue Reading
EMC wants to make its data protection products -- including Data Domain, Avamar, NetWorker, Vplex -- more appealing to non-backup administrators. Continue Reading
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In the first part of this primer on backup challenges, Brien Posey explores how backing up volumes of data impacts the data protection process. Continue Reading
The last several years have brought about changes and challenges for backup administrators. Many have relied upon the same approach to data backups for decades, but the tried-and-true approach of nightly backups is becoming impractical. Exponential ... Continue Reading
Backup deduplication has moved from cutting-edge technology to mainstream staple. Check out this collection of content and start learning now. Continue Reading
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Before an organization can perform data replication, it must decide if it wants hardware replication or to replicate data at the software level. Continue Reading
Marc Staimer examines why the target deduplication storage appliance market appears to be in decline, even with the presence of EMC, Symantec and HP. Continue Reading
Once you've determined the specific data archiving needs of your organization, you'll have to sift through existing products to find the best fit. Continue Reading