Data storage backup tools

  • January 07, 2005 07 Jan'05

    Tech Roundup: Backup software

    Check out this Tech Roundup for the latest trends, innovations, key vendors and products in the backup software market.

  • January 06, 2005 06 Jan'05

    Veritas Backup Exec flaw leaves users vulnerable

    A boundary error in Backup Exec leaves users open to an attacker taking control of the software, unless they install the Veritas fix.

  • December 15, 2004 15 Dec'04

    Top 10 backup tips of 2004

    Some things never change. Our top hitters in the backup tips section reflected your continued interest in disaster recovery planning and budget technologies such as SATA and RAID. And speaking of low-cost storage, tape continued to draw, despite an ...

  • December 14, 2004 14 Dec'04

    Strategic Storage: Backup starts to inch forward

    Backup has been a problem at companies for a long time and continues to be one. There are some signs that backup is moving in the right direction with smarter strategies.

  • December 10, 2004 10 Dec'04

    Backup Exec woes force pickle company to switch vendor

    Mt. Olive Pickle Company switched to Legato Networker when Veritas' Backup Exec failed to restore lost data from tape.

  • December 01, 2004 01 Dec'04

    Small business eliminates downtime with CDP

    Continuous data protection improved production for database designer Mount Vernon Data Systems -- after a significant investment in increased disk space.

  • November 16, 2004 16 Nov'04

    Hospital keeps data alive with snapshots

    Unable to find a major software vendor that could adequately restore its data, a Long Island hospital found a snapshot solution from a startup.

  • September 21, 2004 21 Sep'04

    SD '04: Users look to VTLs for better backup

    A panel of users, discussing backup software at Storage Decisions, gave smaller vendors and virtual tape libraries high marks.

  • September 17, 2004 17 Sep'04

    Going back in time to save your data

    The continuous protection system from startup Revivio Inc. allows data to be restored from the past. But who can afford it?

  • August 19, 2004 19 Aug'04

    First look: iStora 4000 from Breece Hill

    The iStora 4000 offers idiot-proof disk-to-disk-to-tape backup that smaller customers can afford.

  • July 19, 2004 19 Jul'04

    Ten simple rules for better backup

    Backup is a bothersome task, but we all have to do it. How does your organization stand in regard to the basics of backup operations? Here's a checklist of 10 areas you should focus on in order to build a more effective backup practice.

  • June 16, 2004 16 Jun'04

    Backup School: Final Exam

    Backup School lessons 1 through 9 have taught you the basics of backup, how to prevent hardware failure and recover from application loss, as well as the importance of compliance. Now it's time to prove your expertise. Take the Backup School final ...

  • April 28, 2004 28 Apr'04

    Backup school: Quiz two

    Now that you've listened to Backup school webcasts 5 and 6, take a quiz and test your expertise on backup. Good luck!

  • April 19, 2004 19 Apr'04

    Alternative backup services explode

    Companies not known for storage are flooding the market with online backup and recovery services.

  • March 19, 2004 19 Mar'04

    Tape vendor claims high-end reliability for low-end autoloader

    Quantum claims its two-year old SuperLoader tape automation product is breaking records for reliability.