Tape backup and tape libraries
- 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.
- July 30, 2009
Quantum CEO Rick Belluzzo talks about his company's data deduplication strategy following EMC's acquisition of Data Domain, including a new midrange NAS system and possible OEM partnerships.
- July 30, 2009
Here's the latest data backup technology news: EMC announces Retrospect 8.1 for Mac availability; DS3 DataVaulting announces Data Lifecycle Management; FMS Solutions selects Secure2Disk online backup and recovery from SunGard; and more.
- July 20, 2009
Quantum strengthens data protection in disk and tape with virtual backup appliance for DXi disk libraries and Scaler Key Manager Appliace for LTO-4 tape.
- 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.
- June 25, 2009
Tools now exist to deduplicate data to tape, but the concept still has a way to go before it catches on because of potential costs and management issues.
- June 22, 2009
Data storage pundits have been predicting the demise of tape storage for years, but LTO-4's increased popularity is proving tape isn't dead yet.