• August 22, 2007 22 Aug'07

    CDP overview

    Storage volumes are growing at an alarming pace, and tape-based backups are not always possible within an available backup window. Today's businesses are increasingly focused on tighter RTO and RPO. Faster restorations and more recent recovery ...  Continue Reading

  • August 21, 2007 21 Aug'07

    Quantum, Sony scrap old tape formats

    Sony will stop shipping the first generation of SAIT this fall and has no OEMs for the second generation. Meanwhile, Quantum is scratching development on SDLT.  Continue Reading

  • August 15, 2007 15 Aug'07

    How to develop a VTL data retention strategy

    For VTL users, having a data retention strategy is crticial. Unlike with tape libraries, the space available for backups in a VTL is a finite resource.  Continue Reading

  • August 14, 2007 14 Aug'07

    Data backup copies overview

    All backups produce copies of valuable data that protect an organization against loss, theft, failure and other unforeseen calamities. But traditional "backups" are typically relegated to slow tape or optical media where data is not intended for ...  Continue Reading

  • August 13, 2007 13 Aug'07

    Top 10 data backup news stories and tips

    The top 10 data backup news stories of the year are listed below along with related expert advice. We will be featuring several of these articles over the summer with the first focusing on backup. Enjoy!  Continue Reading

  • August 07, 2007 07 Aug'07

    Tape backup overview

    Tape is the quintessential backup technology, providing cost-effective, long-term data storage for all business types and sizes. Although performance is relatively slow, tape fits well into the storage architecture allowing users to store a large ...  Continue Reading