Remote data protection
- February 19, 2020
The new Cohesity appliance is designed to provide backup at a branch location without IT expertise. The software runs on Cisco or HPE servers, and the central office manages backups.
- October 25, 2019
Veritas makes an edge play with a smaller Flex appliance running NetBackup, designed for remote offices to deduplicate data at the source before it is migrated to a data center.
- July 16, 2019
Carbonite Endpoint 360 brings data protection to Microsoft Office 365 applications and emphasizes the need to protect SaaS applications and cloud-stored data.
- May 09, 2019
Unitrends Cloud Backup protects data on workstations through direct replication of endpoint devices to the cloud. UCB also enables direct restores from the Unitrends Cloud.
- April 04, 2018
Rubrik takes another step toward cloud data management with Polaris GPS, a SaaS app that brings together secondary data stored in on-premises appliances and across clouds.
- February 05, 2018
Dell EMC's latest addition to the Data Domain line targets SMBs and enterprises with remote offices. The system includes Data Domain Boost technology and cloud tiering software.
- May 16, 2017
WannaCry and other ransomware attacks can be thwarted, but it takes proper data protection practices beforehand, as well as close monitoring of your data.
- May 08, 2017
Code42 Software integrates threat detection tools into its data protection software. The backup and recovery product now monitors data movement to public clouds.
- February 13, 2017
Rubrik plans a first-quarter software update to enable its Cloud Data Management platform to support physical Windows servers, software-based encryption and customized reports.
- October 06, 2016
Data protection vendor moves up market with the 8000 Series Arcserve UDP appliance hardware. The 8000 models scale from 4 TB to 80 TB raw storage before source-side deduplication.
- May 11, 2016
Endpoint backup specialist Druva's inSync software aids Windows 10 migrations, with its ability to import user files and settings.
- April 06, 2016
Data backup options that call for protecting data created by 21st century apps with 20th century tools just won't work.
- April 05, 2016
EMC unveils the virtual edition of its Data Domain disk library, DD VE, allowing the Data Domain operating system to run inside a VMware hypervisor and back up to any hardware.
- March 21, 2016
Druva adds backup for popular cloud applications to its inSync endpoint protection software, bringing governance features to services such as Office 365 and Box.
- March 04, 2016
Though major cloud storage service providers like AWS, Azure and Google lead on price, they may be lacking for data protection services.
- February 11, 2016
Cohesity bolsters its data protection platform with automation for cloud archiving and off-site replication. The company's CEO says it helps manage and converge secondary storage.
- July 30, 2015
Today's backup software does more than just copy data. These platforms are evolving to support faster restores, disaster recovery, and even archiving.
- June 29, 2015
Ochsner Healthcare uses Seven10's Storfirst software to migrate multiple terabytes of data from EMC Centera to Isilon, and as file archive system.
- January 15, 2015
CommVault Backup Appliance is sold on NetApp E-Series hardware; backup software vendor looks to take on Symantec, EMC appliances.
- July 14, 2014
Jeweler Kendra Scott turns to Spanning Cloud Apps cloud-to-cloud backup to protecting data inside Google Apps.
- April 30, 2014
Security and management are the top IT priorities for mobile devices. Mobile backups tag along for the ride.
- April 16, 2014
Riverbed rebrands its Granite appliances as SteelFusion, and recasts them as a branch converged infrastructure instead of pure storage devices.
- February 27, 2014
Acronis CEO Serguei Beloussov discusses streamlining Acronis Backup software products with 'data anywhere' strategy to cope with new data challenges.
- February 07, 2014
A recent survey of ISACA members indicates that while the BYOD trend comes with risks, many IT pros are embracing it.
- January 31, 2014
Nine-office design firm replaced servers and storage in its branch office with Riverbed devices to streamline remote office backup and save money.
- January 27, 2014
Riverbed sees larger implementations for its Granite branch office storage appliances, and gives them more capacity and storage array support.
- January 07, 2014
Payment consultant Vizant Technologies found that cloud backup performance varies from one service provider to the next before choosing DataProtect.
- November 25, 2013
Gold mining company uses Riverbed Granite devices to back up valuable data at bandwidth-starved remote offices to its Toronto data center.
- November 14, 2013
Highly Reliable Systems recently announced that it added NAS-to-NAS replication and SpeedSeed technology to its NetSwap systems.
- November 05, 2013
New EMC backup SVP discusses trends he sees for data protection over the next few years, including why BYOD isn't an IT priority and tape isn't dead.
- October 30, 2013
Add Asigra Cloud Backup to Cisco's ISR G2 router, and you have the Asigra Cloud Backup Connector Appliance for remote offices and SMBs.
- July 10, 2013
EMC backup targets Data Domain, and data protection software Avamar and NetWorker now support databases, VMs and primary storage platforms.
- May 20, 2013
Veeam upgrades its virtual machine backup software, building WAN acceleration and native tape support into Backup & Recovery v7.
- May 02, 2013
When employees recently found themselves in a faraway land without working laptops, backup software restored the important data the laptops contained.
- March 28, 2013
California State University, Northridge (CSUN) is marching towards complete cloud backups with the help of Panzura storage gateways.
- March 27, 2013
To help their customers get used to cloud backups, software and hardware vendors add options for moving protected copies of data to public clouds.
- February 21, 2013
Riverbed Whitewater cloud backup platform adds support for Amazon Glacier and Google Cloud Storage, as well as two larger capacity virtual appliances.
- December 07, 2012
Teach For America found cloud backup costly and tape backup slow, so it switched to data dedupe appliances for data center, remote data backups.
- November 19, 2012
After a data scare at the race track, the Lotus F1 auto racing team added Symantec NetBackup 5220 and Backup Exec 3600 appliances for backup and DR.
- November 09, 2012
Backup provider EVault Inc. announced a deal to use Microsoft Windows Azure cloud platform as a target for EVault Endpoint Protection backups.
- November 06, 2012
The latest version of Asigra Cloud Backup tackles cloud apps, platforms and snapshots, and expands virtual machine and endpoint protection.
- October 11, 2012
Startup Nakivo builds an app for VM, cloud backups that lets customers replicate data to a secondary site or place backups into the Amazon EC2 cloud.
- August 27, 2012
Quantum packages vmPRO virtual backup, DXi dedupe target and offsite data centers into Q-Cloud DR and backup services.
- March 29, 2012
Druva inSync is known as one of the leading laptop backup products, and now protects Apple and Android smartphones and tablets.
- March 06, 2012
Version 6.3 of Tivoli CDP will offer several new features, including automatic expiration of deleted files from remote storage.
- February 01, 2012
Riverbed Technology introduces Riverbed Granite, a new iSCSI appliance for remote storage performance, and splits Steelhead into CX and EX storage models.
- February 01, 2012
CommVault enhances Simpana 9 with remote laptop data backup and a better way of backing up ‘big data’ repositories.
- December 05, 2011
Startup Actifio closes funding round to develop its Protection and Availability Storage (PAS) appliance that replaces data protection point products.
- October 31, 2011
Los Angeles school district and engineering firm Psomas use public cloud storage gateways as tape alternatives for data protection in remote offices.
- April 01, 2011
Loomis turns to EMC Avamar data deduplication software to protect data from its cash management systems at dozens of remote sites.
- February 28, 2011
Remote backups -- or ROBO backups -- have long been a challenge because of tape. Now, cloud-based backups are making remote office backup projects more manageable.
- June 24, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: D-Link adds online data backup service to its NAS product; Hosted solutions releases Stratus Cloud Storage product and more.
- May 18, 2010
Customers say the performance of MozyHome and MozyPro backups and restores has improved in the last two years, but some still won't depend on it for primary backup.
- May 05, 2010
ProStor Systems announces new ProStor InfiniVault product line: Data backup and recovery news briefs
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: ProStor Systems announces new ProStor InfiniVault product line; Online Tech introduces new offsite data backup service and more.
- April 23, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: LTO Program expands LTO roadmap through Generation 8; Think Tank relies on Unitrends for data backup and archiving and more.
- April 06, 2010
Data backup and recovery briefs: CommVault's Simpana 8 software now supports Microsoft Exchange Serv
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: CommVault Simpana 8 supports Exchange Server 2010; Evolve Tech partners with eFolder to provide off-site data backup and more.
- March 31, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: Iron Mountain introduces new product for e-discovery; American Megatrends releases StorTrends iTX 2.7.1030 and more.
- March 25, 2010
The online backup storage market is still in the "gold rush" stage, analysts say – leading to free local backup software from providers looking to grab early adopters.
- March 10, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: NovaStor launches SaaS portal for online data backup; Imation extends its RDX license agreement with ProStor Systems and more.
- March 08, 2010
Source deduplication works particularly well in reducing backup data for remote offices/branch offices (ROBOs) and laptops.
- March 03, 2010
Customers can keep a Data Domain deduplication box at SunGard's data centers to restore data online after an outage, though application and server failover remain separate services.
- January 25, 2010
Backup Exec 2010 and NetBackup 7 will offer data deduplication, data archiving and CDP data replication, as Symantec looks to take back market share in data backup.
- January 20, 2010
BakBone is adding more continuous data protection IP it acquired from Asempra into its product line, but analysts are looking for deeper integration and users have more advanced features on their wish list.
- December 14, 2009
From laptops to smartphones, not all mobile devices are created equal in the corporate data center.
- December 08, 2009
This week's news in brief: Atempo announces new for Mac OS X Snow Leopard; Novosoft releases Handy Backup, online data backup for mobile devices.
- November 30, 2009
Here's a look at the biggest data protection and backup trends in 2009 by backup and recovery guru W. Curtis Preston.
- November 18, 2009
Hewlett-Packard's Data Protector Notebook Extension uses continuous data protection to protect files on PCs, and lets users restore files without help from IT.
- November 16, 2009
Managed IT services provider Terremark Worldwide acquired DS3 DataVaulting, and plans to incorporate DS3's customer portal and managed-backup service into its product portfolio.
- November 11, 2009
This week's news in brief: DSI introduces data dedupe products; Symantec announces new backup and archiving support for Exchange 2010.
- October 16, 2009
We've compiled the latest data backup news: ProStor ships InfiniVault removable disk backup appliance for SMBs; Barracuda launches cloud-based backup service in Europe; and more.
- September 17, 2009
Hybir comes out of beta with online PC backup that uses global data deduplication at the source among all customers, along with bare-metal restores. Will customers pay extra for it?
- August 10, 2009
Data storage departments have been challenged by the daunting task of backing up growing numbers of mobile devices. Here's mobile data backup solutions for enterprises.
- July 13, 2009
Snapshots offer a point-in-time recovery ability and are widely used by storage managers. But they're so easy to make that if they're not carefully managed, they can end up taking up too much space in storage systems.
- July 06, 2009
Tape storage has been called a dying technology by many storage pundits and analysts. But tape is still alive for many SMBs and remote offices.
- July 02, 2009
In the past, CDP didn't make a large impact on data recovery and backup products, but recently has gained popularity in the backup world.
- June 24, 2009
Continuous data protection is seeing a moderate uptick in usage now that it has evolved from a standalone product to a feature of backup and replication technology.
- May 04, 2009
Data Domain upgrades its Replicator application, adding the ability to replicate an entire system mirror and improving remote site fan-in to 90-to-1.
- April 30, 2009
Assuming enterprise NetBackup customers prefer to keep backed up data in-house, Symantec is offering a new service based on remote monitoring and management.
- April 23, 2009
The Indianapolis Colts drafted Venyu's online data backup services based on good scouting reports for the former AmeriVault company in the NFL.
- March 23, 2009
We've compiled the latest SMB storage news: Plustek announces new multi-function server for SOHO/SMES ; Seanodes unveils beta test program for Windows Server 2009; SANRAD adds Service Level Assurance feature to V-STOR & V-SWITCH; LaCie Merges with ...
- March 03, 2009
NetGear's ReadyNAS now comes preconfigured for backing up data to an Amazon S3 partner.
- January 30, 2009
In part two of our series on data backup issues facing organizations today, we look at the biggest backup trends of 2008, and look at the year ahead.
- January 23, 2009
Here's our roundup of the latest data backup news: BakBone adds Microsoft data protection capabilities to NetVault; Data-Rite releases DR-Synch 3.0; NetBenefit partners with i365; Quest Software introduces LiteSpeed Engine for Oracle data backup; ...
- January 13, 2009
Microsoft's first service pack for Data Protection Manager includes an option for backing up data to Iron Mountain Digital, as well as boosted Hyper-V and application support.
- December 22, 2008
Online data backup is becoming popular for SMBs and enterprises. But before you choose an online backup provider, make sure you get the right service-level agreement.
- December 18, 2008
Not every backup admin has installed new disk systems or added CDP software -- some have improved their backup process by removing it from their IT environment entirely, and relying on a service provider in the cloud.
- December 04, 2008
Data Protection Suite's new integration with a Microsoft API means faster incremental backups of email databases for remote offices and service provider customers.
- November 12, 2008
Seagate's services company i365 expands its EVault data protection platform with continuous data protection and bare-metal restore software applications, as well as SaaS disaster recovery for small and medium-sized businesses and remote offices.
- November 07, 2008
We've compiled the latest data backup news of the week: Barracuda Networks acquires BitLeap and Harvard Law school loses a backup tape.
- October 29, 2008
NetApp is last to the party with secondary-storage data deduplication, but said it's taking a new approach to dedupe designed specifically for its own VTL.
- October 27, 2008
Online backup services are being successfully implemented by small to midsized businesses (SMBs) and enterprise users.
- September 18, 2008
Storage admins are struggling to adapt their backup and DR processes to virtual servers. The problem is that data protection and storage issues are afterthoughts in virtualization rollouts.
- September 11, 2008
EMC's Replication Manager 5.1.2 can quiesce virtualized applications, replicate workloads from physical machines to virtual machines and backup VMDK system files through VMware's Virtual Center interface.
- July 30, 2008
Analysts are impressed by the speed of IBM's first integration of CDP startup FilesX into the TSM portfolio, but further integration points remain.
- July 16, 2008
EMC continues to expand down market by bringing three of its acquisitions together in a new backup bundle that combines Mozy with Restropect Express and Iomega external hard drives.
- June 03, 2008
Each of Virginia Tech's three bookstore locations has a separate data backup appliance from Arkeia, but all can be managed centrally via the Web.
- May 28, 2008
Anchorage school district switched from Data Domain to Quantum seeking better scalability. Instead, it found that reliability, stability and performance suffered.
- May 19, 2008
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 14, 2008
Online backup service provider AmeriVault gets folded into healthcare services company PHNS.
- March 19, 2008
Here's how Ford & Harrison, a legal practice with 18 offices located across the country, protected multiple terabytes of sensitive data scattered across multiple locations.