Disk based backup

  • 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

    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 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 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.

  • 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 ...