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Disk-based backup News
May 08, 2017
The Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance is the vendor's first integrated enterprise backup target. What does this mean for physical Data Domain appliances?
April 04, 2017
Cohesity keeps extending its converged secondary storage platform, with object storage, NAS and erasure coding joining the lineup. The startup also completed another funding round.
April 03, 2017
Cloud is popular among data storage priorities for primary and backup storage, while most say they will use flash in primary data storage.
February 09, 2017
A pioneer in copy data management, Actifio beat out competitors in the 2016 Products of the Year competition to take silver for backup hardware with its Virtual Data Pipeline.
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