Tape backup and tape libraries
- January 18, 2011
EMC's Data Domain deduplication platform gets a new member -- an archiving system for long-term data retention to go with its backup appliances, which have also been upgraded with new high-end and global dedupe models.
- December 16, 2010
Faster, denser LTO-5 tape can't stop backup hardware trend toward disk backup and data deduplication devices; leading backup software vendors partner for new disk backup appliances.
- November 22, 2010
University of Michigan Health System uses a tiered archiving system of disk and tape instead of backup to protect and access critical large-image patient medical files stored on Picture Archiving Communications Systems (PACS).
- July 08, 2010
OSU administrator finds tape cheaper, greener and better suited for backup and archive than disk, despite all the talk that tape is dead; uses Spectra Logic tape libray with backup and archiving software from Atempo to protect rapidly growing ...
- June 30, 2010
Developments in tape technology could result in 50 TB cartridges with advances in indexing and search that enhance the medium's value for data archiving more than traditional backup.
- June 28, 2010
Learn about how WORM disk is still an important option for data retention, and about the pros and cons of using WORM disk vs. tape.
- May 28, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: Tandberg Data releases LTO-5 tape libraries and autoloaders, AppAssure releases Replay version 4.3 for Hyper-V; and more.
- May 17, 2010
Backup tape storage's reliability and peformance can be enhanced by properly caring for your backup tapes, and implementing a few best practices.
- May 13, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: Spectra Logic releases high-performance disk appliance; EASEUS offers free data recovery software and more.
- April 30, 2010
Oracle executives discuss their tape archiving plans with user group of enterprise customers, pledging advances in libraries, drives and virtual tape.
- April 14, 2010
This week's SMB data storage news in brief: Tandberg Data introduces LTO-5 Half Height tape drives; Data Deposit Box launches cloud storage service for SMBs and more.
- April 13, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: Barracuda Networks launches Barracuda Backup Server 990; Cache-A introduces new LTO-5 archive appliance, Pro-Cache5 and more.
- April 06, 2010
Quantum's Scalar i6000 enterprise-class tape library features LTO-5 tape drives, up to 16 PBs of storage capacity, and diagnostic and management features for archived data.
- 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 29, 2010
HP supports LTO-5 support with midrange MSL tape libraries, and enterprise tape libraries will follow. HP is also offering software utility TapeAssure to monitor the health of LTO-5 cartridges and tape drives.