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Tape drives, tape libraries and virtual tape libraries are among the popular backup target options available today. Continue Reading
Linear Tape File System products are emerging for enterprise data archiving use, but it's unclear whether LTFS will move past its current niche. Continue Reading
According to a recent study conducted by ESG's Jason Buffington, backup and archive are converging as backup products add archiving functionality. Continue Reading
A handful of cloud-to-cloud backup companies are expanding the platforms they support to keep up with growth of cloud-hosted applications. Continue Reading
ReadyData mixes SSDs and SATA drives within a volume for better performance, and offers unlimited snapshots of block and file data for CDP. Continue Reading
Whitewater 3.0 can replicate its cache with another Whitewater appliance, which acts as a standby to recover data if the primary site is disabled.Continue Reading
The latest version of Actifio allows administrators to provision test instances and delivers updated, independent virtual copies of data.Continue Reading
Version 7 of Veeam's Backup & Replication software platform includes built-in WAN acceleration and tape support for long-term data retention.Continue Reading
Version 3.0 has a new "test before you commit" function, and remote support that lets multiple sites be managed by a single instance of vCenter.Continue Reading
The latest version of Asigra's software bills customers based on the amount of data they recover rather than on how much they back up.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.
Having to provide for 500 virtual machine backups, Bit9 re-architected its backup process to incorporate the cloud, which could lead to a new DR plan.Continue Reading
A recent survey of ISACA members indicates that while the BYOD trend comes with risks, many IT pros are embracing it.Continue Reading
Independent backup expert Brien Posey compares the various methods for creating a data snapshot in this Expert Answer.Continue Reading
NetIQ's latest version of PlateSpin Recon sizes up backups and disaster recovery needs to help customers plan and optimize those processes.Continue Reading