Data reduction and deduplication
- October 11, 2010
Quantum rolls its new data deduplication backup system. The DXi8500 has faster processors and support for 15,000 rpm 6 Gbps SAS drives for speed increase over its previous system.
- October 05, 2010
CommVault makes major upgrades to its flagship Simpana data protection application, adding source-based dedupe, array-based snapshots, improved protection for virtual machines and capacity-based licensing.
- September 07, 2010
Symantec ships its first NetBackup bundled appliance targeted for enterprise backup; also adds cloud connectors to NetBackup and Backup Exec software and adds eDiscovery upgrades to Enterprise Vault.
- August 30, 2010
Quantum rolls out DXi6700 at top of midrange family of data deduplication backup devices; virtual tape library appliance bucks trend of NAS disk targets in midrange.
- July 19, 2010
EMC rolls out faster Data Domain deduplication devices and larger virtual tape libraries (VTLs) based on Intel Nehalem processor, adds deduplication option for mainframe VTL.
- June 28, 2010
Sepaton releases version 5.4 of its VTL software, which includes storage pooling, improved data analytics and now runs on Hitachi Data Systems AMS 2100 storage platform; a NAS interface is on deck.
- June 23, 2010
Hewlett-Packard has high hopes for its StoreOnce data deduplication software, but it faces stiff competition for Data Domain on the backup side; Dell also set to enter primary deduplication market.
- May 13, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: Spectra Logic releases high-performance disk appliance; EASEUS offers free data recovery software and more.
- May 12, 2010
The new version of Data Domain's integration with Symantec data backup software offloads some dedupe processing to the backup server; integration with EMC NetWorker is planned for later this year.
- May 11, 2010
Quantum launches the DXi4500 disk backup platform with inline data deduplication for smaller business, departments and remote offices.
- May 10, 2010
One of data dedupe technology's latest benefits is that it can help curb virtual server sprawl, although fine-tuning the actual processes may take more time, experts say.
- April 12, 2010
Data Domain's first release of global data deduplication, a two-node cluster of DD880s, will require Symantec's NetBackup OST, with NetWorker integration to follow.
- March 17, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: ExaGrid announces integration of deduplication product with NetBackup; Siber Systems releases data backup/sync product and more.
- March 10, 2010
Dell brings out a new version of its PowerVault backup bundle with Symantec's Backup Exec 2010 for small and medium businesses, including an option for data deduplication.
- March 10, 2010
IBM adds significant updates to TSM 6.2, including source-side data deduplication that does not require additional licensing, policy-based client distribution, and simultaneous copy operations.