Disk-based backup News
July 06, 2016
Our annual storage purchasing survey finds that storage managers will have a bigger data storage budget to spend this year.
April 05, 2016
EMC unveils the virtual edition of its Data Domain disk library, DD VE, allowing the Data Domain operating system to run inside a VMware hypervisor and back up to any hardware.
March 02, 2016
Oracle upgrades its virtual tape library for the cloud. The Virtual Storage Manager system helps connect traditional mainframe storage to the cloud through tiering.
February 12, 2016
NAS vendor ioSafe puts together BDR 515 disk backup hardware using Western Digital drives and StorageCraft SPX software. The product is part of an appliance-based strategy.
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Hard disk drives are a type of physical storage media that use spinning disk platters to store nonsequential data in personal computers and enterprise data centers. Continue Reading
Dell moves to take its DR backup appliances upstream with more capacity, faster ingest rates and VTL connectivity. Continue Reading
Disk striping divides data into blocks and spreads the blocks across hard disks or solid-state drives to accelerate read and write access. Continue Reading
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If your organization still relies on a nightly backup to tape, continuous data protection could be a better option; however, backup capacity can become an issue. Continue Reading
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Enterprise mobility is becoming more common, which can help employees stay on top of work when traveling or working from home. But infrequent backups could cause insecure data. Continue Reading
Whether you use disk, tape or cloud in your enterprise data protection, where you send your archives and backups is up to you. Continue Reading
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Data backup and archiving have long been separate processes. But backup software and hardware advancements are enabling convergence between the two disciplines. Continue Reading
Brien Posey discusses why hypervisor-based snapshots can cause problems when they're applied to application servers and how application awareness can mitigate the issue. Continue Reading