- July 19, 2010
EMC rolls out faster Data Domain deduplication devices and larger virtual tape libraries (VTLs) based on Intel Nehalem processor, adds deduplication option for mainframe VTL.
- July 13, 2010
ProStor Systems CEO Frank Harbist says InfiniVault archiving systems represent the long-term future for the vendor that supplies the industry's RDX removable hard drives.
- 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.
- June 28, 2010
Sepaton releases version 5.4 of its VTL software, which includes storage pooling, improved data analytics and now runs on Hitachi Data Systems AMS 2100 storage platform; a NAS interface is on deck.
- June 24, 2010
This week's data backup and recovery news in brief: D-Link adds online data backup service to its NAS product; Hosted solutions releases Stratus Cloud Storage product and more.
- June 23, 2010
Hewlett-Packard has high hopes for its StoreOnce data deduplication software, but it faces stiff competition for Data Domain on the backup side; Dell also set to enter primary deduplication market.
- June 15, 2010
NEC sees single-node mini version of HydraStor data backup and archiving appliance as a better fit for SMBs and remote offices; mini-Hydra shares software code base with larger systems, including inline deduplication and replication.
- June 14, 2010
Sepaton launches Secure Erasure technology, which completely erases data on virtual tape library (VTL) cartridges so that no forensic data remains, and provides an auditable paper trail for organizations with regulatory compliance requirements.
- June 01, 2010
RHED Pixel, a 10-employee firm, manages some 50 TB of video storage with various Drobo devices, including a Drobo FS newly integrated with Apple software for disk-based backup.
- 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 27, 2010
This week's SMB data storage news in brief: Cbeyond and Mozy to provide cloud-based backup to SMBs; Nasuni's cloud storage dashboard gets positive reviews from users and more.
- May 18, 2010
Customers say the performance of MozyHome and MozyPro backups and restores has improved in the last two years, but some still won't depend on it for primary backup.
- 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.