Remote data protection

  • October 27, 2008 27 Oct'08

    Online backup services get a thumbs up

    Online backup services are being successfully implemented by small to midsized businesses (SMBs) and enterprise users.

  • October 27, 2008 27 Oct'08

    Overland replication appliance integrates with backup catalog

    Overland's REO Compass replication device for virtual and physical tape data tracks remote copies through Backup Exec's catalogs.

  • September 18, 2008 18 Sep'08

    Storage admins grapple with virtual data protection at VMworld

    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 11 Sep'08

    EMC integrates Replication Manager with VMFS

    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 30 Jul'08

    IBM quickly integrates FilesX's CDP into Tivoli Storage Manager

    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 16 Jul'08

    EMC brings Mozy online backup to Best Buy

    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 03 Jun'08

    University's bookstores streamline backup management

    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 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 14, 2008 14 May'08

    AmeriVault snapped up by healthcare services company

    Online backup service provider AmeriVault gets folded into healthcare services company PHNS.

  • April 30, 2008 30 Apr'08

    Dell sees SaaS providing support, systems management

    Now that the acquisition of SaaS player MessageOne has closed, Dell plans to roll out services to protect data and manage systems remotely. Some view Dell's SaaS rollout as an attempt to create a tiered customer support model.

  • March 19, 2008 19 Mar'08

    Dealing with remote office data backup

    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.

  • March 14, 2008 14 Mar'08

    Does rational thinking have a place in data protection?

    Although it's possible to talk rationally about the risk of data loss -- and the ways to mitigate that risk -- it's a discussion that's often tinged with emotion.

  • October 03, 2007 03 Oct'07

    SunGard brings SaaS to email

    SunGard is offering email archiving and DR with Web access, and Yosemite plans SaaS backup for laptops. Meanwhile, EMC and Symantec are conspicuously absent from the SaaS party.