Disk based backup

  • May 28, 2008 28 May'08

    School district gives data dedupe mixed grades

    Anchorage school district switched from Data Domain to Quantum seeking better scalability. Instead, it found that reliability, stability and performance suffered.

  • May 19, 2008 19 May'08

    EMC unveils data deduplication, spin-down for VTLs

    At EMC World, EMC launched three virtual tape libraries that include data deduplication software from Quantum. Users can choose either inline or post-process deduplication, and the largest of the new VTL models -- the EMC Disk Library 4000 -- is ...

  • May 16, 2008 16 May'08

    Storage Decisions: Users list must-have data dedupe options

    Storage users on a data deduplication panel say it's important to look beyond dedupe inline and post-processing features when evaluating systems, and to check out built-in replication, backup optimization and vendor interoperability.

  • May 02, 2008 02 May'08

    Midsized shops favor ExaGrid data dedupe over EMC VTLs

    Two organizations recently swapped out tape for disk-based backup saying they passed over VTLs from EMC and IBM in favor of NAS with data deduplication.

  • April 30, 2008 30 Apr'08

    Disk backup in 2008: CDP continues to evolve

    Over the past year, CDP has evolved from a standalone product to a common backup software feature. This article outlines CDP's evolution and details where it stands today.

  • April 25, 2008 25 Apr'08

    Data Domain dedupes its way to profit

    With data deduplication/nearline storage sales picking up alongside its traditional backup and recovery market, Data Domain execs say they expect more 2008 revenue than previously expected.

  • April 18, 2008 18 Apr'08

    IBM acquires Diligent for data deduplication, VTL

    IBM completes deal for Diligent Technologies, moving into VTL data deduplication space that is heating up with partnerships and new products.

  • April 15, 2008 15 Apr'08

    Atrato adds disk encryption, cozies up to Seagate

    Atrato joins the growing list of storage vendors offering disk encryption, but analysts suspect it has more to do with building a relationship with Seagate than security.

  • April 04, 2008 04 Apr'08

    Semiconductor firm turns to Diligent deduplication

    To keep up with the massive increase of data following an acquisition, Magnum Semiconductor turns to a Quatrio VTL and Diligent Technologies deduplication to make its backup window.

  • April 02, 2008 02 Apr'08

    Sepaton VTL customers waiting for dedupe compatibility

    Sepaton's VTL customers say adding disk-based backup has shrunk backup windows, but it will be months before it can shrink data backed up by CommVault Simpana or EMC Networker software.

  • March 31, 2008 31 Mar'08

    Don't blame the disks: Why data storage fails

    A recent study suggests that the majority of failures in backup data storage systems aren't caused by disk failures.

  • March 31, 2008 31 Mar'08

    Data Domain taps into Symantec's NetBackup API

    Data Domain uses Veritas NetBackup API to streamline backups for customers of NetBackup 6.5 and Data Domain disk-backup devices.

  • March 20, 2008 20 Mar'08

    IBM reportedly in talks to buy VTL vendor Diligent Technologies

    IBM may be looking at acquiring Diligent Technologies, which would make Diligent the second Israeli company in IBM's portfolio for data deduplication on virtual tape libraries.

  • February 11, 2008 11 Feb'08

    HDS ships VTL bundles with Diligent deduplication

    HDS and Diligent take data deduplication downmarket with prepackaged appliances to simplify deployment, but analysts hope to see them take deduplication beyond VTL.

  • January 23, 2008 23 Jan'08

    FalconStor clusters VTL data deduplication

    FalconStor beefs up clusters in v5 of its VTL software to boost data deduplication performance.