Disk based backup

  • January 22, 2008 22 Jan'08

    EMC enters storage SaaS space with hosted backup

    EMC unveils its data backup Software as a Service product, Mozy Enterprise, along with a mystery architecture called Fortress.

  • December 26, 2007 26 Dec'07

    Storage Outlook '08: Improving disk-based backup

    A senior storage architect tells why his 2008 priorities are disk-based backup and better reporting capabilities, and why he's not considering 8 Gbps Fibre Channel or storage virtualization tools.

  • November 26, 2007 26 Nov'07

    Managing backups in virtual server environments: Storage considerations

    Once a company migrates to a server virtualization solution, the storage architecture that supports backup management will require major changes, particularly in the areas of storage availability, configuration and management.

  • November 26, 2007 26 Nov'07

    U.S. Army drafts deduplication, sends tape on leave

    When the U.S.Army went looking for a disk backup system to replace tape, it discovered Data Domain data deduplication systems could give it all that and replication too.

  • November 12, 2007 12 Nov'07

    Sepaton VTL scales to 1.2 PB

    Sepaton makes an enterprise push with its new hardware VTL platform, bolstered by DeltaStor deduplication technology and its forthcoming remote replication application.

  • September 18, 2007 18 Sep'07

    User puts NEC grid backup to the test

    NEC HydraStor beta tester wants to see it certified with more archiving vendors but will digitize thousands of paper records and support disk backups with the new product.

  • September 04, 2007 04 Sep'07

    Sun to resell Diligent VTL

    Sun's VTL moves continue as it cozies up to high-end VTL player Diligent. Analysts are divided on what this move means for FalconStor.

  • August 22, 2007 22 Aug'07

    CDP overview

    Storage volumes are growing at an alarming pace, and tape-based backups are not always possible within an available backup window. Today's businesses are increasingly focused on tighter RTO and RPO. Faster restorations and more recent recovery ...

  • August 14, 2007 14 Aug'07

    Data backup copies overview

    All backups produce copies of valuable data that protect an organization against loss, theft, failure and other unforeseen calamities. But traditional "backups" are typically relegated to slow tape or optical media where data is not intended for ...

  • August 01, 2007 01 Aug'07

    Disk-based backup overview

    The best way to protect valuable corporate data is to create one or more copies of that data -- backups. However, the burden of implementing a backup scheme that is fast, safe and cost-effective remains a serious challenge for storage administrators...

  • July 13, 2007 13 Jul'07

    IBM brushes up mainframe VTL, touts SVC performance

    IBM added virtual tape library and tape products for mainframes and says the latest version of SVC is 75% faster than the previous release.

  • June 25, 2007 25 Jun'07

    Quantum first with data deduplication flexibility

    The latest addition to Quantum's disk-based backup line allows users to set whether or not the system uses inline or post-process data deduplication during backup windows.

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    Symantec improves disk support in NetBackup

    Long-awaited disk-based backup options are coming to NetBackup 6.5, encompassing VTL and data deduplication features.

  • June 11, 2007 11 Jun'07

    Virtual tape library vendors zero in on midmarket

    Overland has scaled up and Diligent has scaled down, as the VTL vendors focus in on midsized businesses.

  • May 03, 2007 03 May'07

    Clinic clamors for backup blade on HP BladeSystem

    Austin Diagnostic is using FilesX CDP software to protect 100 Windows servers, but is eager for HP's BladeSystem to reduce network traffic.