Tape backup and tape libraries
- March 13, 2009
We've compiled the latest data backup news: Spectra announces Spectra T680 tape library; ADrive releases cross-platform online backup client; Vembu Technologies launches backup and DR software for educational institutions; and more.
- February 16, 2009
Tape vendors have recently improved their tape devices' density, enhancing management tools, integrating tape with their disk storage systems, and adding encryption.
- February 09, 2009
Struggling tape vendor Overland Storage has been trying to reinvent itself with new disk products, but analysts say midrange tape's not dead yet.
- December 16, 2008
Learn how users are taking advantage of new disk-based hardware choices to improve backup performance and reduce backup management time.
- December 05, 2008
So many organizations have lost data when tapes were lost during offsite transport or when a laptop was stolen, that unencrypted data represents a major risk.
- November 20, 2008
The lastest backup news this week: Spectra Logic releases new BlueScale features; SGI standardizes on Spectra Logic tapes; Fujifilm unveils new data center services; and more.
- 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.
- August 04, 2008
When asked what they do on a daily basis, some data backup administrators often opt for the short answer and reply, "I look after data backups." While this is not necessarily the wrong answer, it is not the full answer.
- July 30, 2008
Quantum says its transition from tape vendor to systems vendor is nearly complete after getting a sales surge in data deduplication disk products while tape revenues decline.
- July 15, 2008
IBM and Sun unveil 1 TB tape drives, while HP and Sony renew low-end DAS/DDT tape partnership.
- June 11, 2008
Symantec CEO John Thompson sat down for a Q&A to talk about how SSDs will bury tape, coopetition with VMware and streamlining Symantec product lines.
- 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 05, 2008
Imation has demonstrated a new technology that at least doubles the capacity of LTO-4 tape. But analysts question if this development will have a major impact on the tape market.
- February 28, 2008
Sun rolls out new tape library and key management system, along with multitiered archive system that uses SAM-FS to automatically migrate data.
- December 04, 2007
Sun boosts performance of Virtual Storage Manager for mainframe VTLs. VSM can now perform a sustained write of more than 600 megabytes/sec.