Backup and recovery software
- June 16, 2008
Bank streamlines hundreds of backup tools acquired from a series of mergers down to two, saving it $800,000 in the process.
- June 12, 2008
Symantec revealed more details about NetBackup's new object-level recovery. Specific requirements for using the features, such as Windows NFS, have dimmed some users' enthusiasm for the products.
- June 10, 2008
Symantec's updated NetBackup gives users the ability to take incremental snapshots of VMware hosts, as well as CDP and data deduplication integration.
- May 30, 2008
Users of Yosemite Technologies' Unlimited software bundle say it has brought them cost savings and easier administration, but there are some feature tradeoffs.
- May 28, 2008
Trimble Navigation hasn't used centralized backup hosts or portable media since 2002. Instead, it backs up workstations to regional repositories using Atempo's LiveBackup.
- May 23, 2008
As Bocada adds policy management to its data protection software, some observers say that Bocada survives only because its software is sold through the Microsoft channel.
- May 21, 2008
At EMC World this week, EMC said it plans to use WysDM backup reporting software as a management framework for its many backup and replication products.
- May 12, 2008
Data Domain rolls out its data deduplication storage system, while EMC prepares to unveil its VTLs with data deduplication licensed from Quantum.
- April 28, 2008
A hospital's IT team selects CommVault's Simpana application to back up its key PACS archiving system because of its SIS data deduplication feature.
- April 10, 2008
The Windows-focused FilesX product will add CDP capabilities to IBM's Tivoli Storage Manager backup software, with the goal of widening CDP's appeal in the midmarket, as well as remote offices.
- April 09, 2008
CommVault's first service pack for Simpana 7.0 includes e-discovery updates and new integration between replication and file-level single instancing, but users still want block-level dedupe.
- March 31, 2008
Data Domain uses Veritas NetBackup API to streamline backups for customers of NetBackup 6.5 and Data Domain disk-backup devices.
- March 05, 2008
Symantec launches Veritas Backup Reporter 6.5 with more support for new disk-based backup options and tighter integration with NetBackup remains on the roadmap.
- February 26, 2008
Many new features such as data deduplication, CDP and encryption are being included in data protection software packages. Here's how the different packages stack up.
- February 07, 2008
CA hopes that the newest version of its ARCserve data backup software, which improves application integration with XOsoft, will boost ARCserve's declining market share in the data protection and data recovery market.