Tape backup and tape libraries
- December 11, 2009
Managed hosting provider Secure-24 considered data deduplication unnecessary when installing an EMC Disk Library 4200 to handle rapidly growing backup demands.
- December 07, 2009
Despite new data reduction technologies like data deduplication, tape backup users say there's still a place for tape in backup and recovery.
- November 20, 2009
Texas Tech University licensed its backup software vendor CommVault's data deduplication software rather than adding a hardware system.
- November 18, 2009
This week's SMB data storage news in brief: Tandberg announces SMB data protection products; and 3X Systems introduces private cloud backup appliance for SMBs.
- November 17, 2009
Quantum pitches entry-level LTO-4 tape automation libraries that SMBs can scale with software licenses for easier upgrades.
- November 12, 2009
Claiming it can now supply the largest tape library on the market, Spectra Logic looks to take on IBM and Sun StorageTek in the enterprise.
- November 06, 2009
This week's news in brief: Thales Group releases CryptoStor Tape 3.0 appliance; Netc announces WatchDog tape tracking system.
- 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 21, 2009
Tape remains one of the most economical ways to store and back up data. But what happens when you need to get rid of old backup tapes? Is recycling backup tapes safe?
- September 16, 2009
We've compiled the latest backup news: Tandberg Data introduces DAT tape and media; Ardeo Logic announces Virtual Data Center Robot; Arkeia announces Network Backup V.8; and more.
- September 10, 2009
Community Health Centers Alliance manages backups better in house with virtual tape library, tape and data deduplication rather than using a managed service provider.
- September 01, 2009
In Storage's latest edition of its Quality awards survey, Sun Microsystems Inc. tape libraries won both the midrange and enterprise categories in the latest Quality Awards survey.
- August 26, 2009
High-end tape library maker Spectra Logic updates its BlueScale management software to perform policy-based migration of data between disk and tape backup tiers.
- August 21, 2009
Data destruction options for old backup tapes include degaussing, overwriting software and physical destruction. Another option is to outsource to a data destruction specialist. But are these methods secure for removing sensitive data?
- August 20, 2009
We've compiled that latest data backup news: Quantum updates DXi7500; Healthcare firm backs up with Arkeia; and Imation to offer world's first multi-terabyte tape.