- 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 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
Data archiving is vital for most companies, but which is best for you, archiving to disk, tape or both?
- March 05, 2010
Iron Mountain released an enhanced version of its Digital Record Center for Medical images, offering backup and archiving to the cloud.
- November 04, 2009
Data archiving has backup benefits, and reduces data backup data sets before they're ever sent to a data deduplication device. Many users insist that data archiving is the best for data storage environments, but others disagree, saying data ...
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- October 21, 2009
Quantum takes another shot at EMC/Data Domain in the midrange with a new platform of data deduplication backup devices with NAS interfaces and solid state drive (SSD) support.
- October 13, 2009
Online data deduplication calculators don't take all relevant information into account, and fail to accurately compare different vendors' applications.
- 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 10, 2009
Data storage departments have been challenged by the daunting task of backing up growing numbers of mobile devices. Here's mobile data backup solutions for enterprises.
- 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 24, 2009
Continuous data protection is seeing a moderate uptick in usage now that it has evolved from a standalone product to a feature of backup and replication technology.
- March 26, 2009
Backing up Oracle is one of the most important tasks a backup/storage administrator can do today. Learn about backup best practices with Recovery Manager and Automatic Storage Manager.
- February 18, 2009
Analysts say new features in version 3.0 of the open-source software provider's product and its backup integration roadmap put it ahead of larger competitors in an emerging market.
- February 05, 2009
TSM 6 integrates IBM's DB2 database on the back end for increased scalability and performance, and also offers sub-file dedupe on TSM storage pools.
- January 27, 2009
Seeking to deduplicate data more efficiently across sites and storage tiers, Quantum upgrades the software and bumps up capacity for its DXi7500 disk backup device.
- December 22, 2008
Online data backup is becoming popular for SMBs and enterprises. But before you choose an online backup provider, make sure you get the right service-level agreement.
- September 30, 2008
Data deduplication is the hottest new data backup technology today. Here's a look at the top five data dedupe misconceptions and myths.
- 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.
- March 31, 2008
Data Domain uses Veritas NetBackup API to streamline backups for customers of NetBackup 6.5 and Data Domain disk-backup devices.
- November 13, 2007
IBM adds key management and support for VMware Consolidated Backup to TSM version 5.5. Users are hoping the next release will add database maintenance and reporting.
- May 08, 2006
Disk-to-disk backup has been widely adopted and the next step is to use it to perform remote replication to another site for disaster recovery (DR). This is a smart and economical way to perform DR augmenting what you currently have, rather than ...
- April 06, 2006
Backups can guard against data loss, support compliance and retention needs and protect the business from disaster. But good backups need much more than a new tape library or the latest software release. Backups need a clear plan that meets the ...
- September 27, 2005
Now that Data Protection Manager (DPM) is available, what can it do and what are its limitations? SearchStorage.com talked with a Microsoft DPM official to get some answers.
- May 13, 2005
There isn't one right way to protect your data -- it depends on what you're trying to protect. Take our quiz on data protection and see how much you know about data protection.