- August 21, 2015
Spectra Logic's latest Verde DPE system for backup and archiving uses a shingled hard drive to pack 200 TB in a system and 7.4 PB into a single rack.
- August 17, 2015
ExaGrid Systems adds global deduplication and better Oracle RMAN support for its disk-based backup hardware as it looks to become an enterprise player.
- August 13, 2015
Targeting midmarket consumers, Barracuda swaps Copy for Companies with CudaDrive for cloud file sync-and-share capabilities.
- August 07, 2015
Quantum beefs up Scalar i6000 LTO appliances to support twice as much drive density, adds RESTful management for automated management of tape libraries.
- July 30, 2015
Today's backup software does more than just copy data. These platforms are evolving to support faster restores, disaster recovery, and even archiving.
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- July 07, 2015
Veritas adds cloud backup features to NetBackup 7.7, streamlines and re-brands Storage Foundation and launches new information management apps.
- July 05, 2015
Flat backups reduce license fees and improve recovery point objectives and recovery time objectives, making them useful for data protection.
- June 30, 2015
Veritas VP Matt Cain talks about the hybrid spinoff's plans for NetBackup, Backup Exec, appliances, the hybrid cloud and data information.
- June 29, 2015
Ochsner Healthcare uses Seven10's Storfirst software to migrate multiple terabytes of data from EMC Centera to Isilon, and as file archive system.
- June 19, 2015
Barracuda joins vendors such as EMC Spanning, Druva, and Asigra in protecting Microsoft Exchange, OneDrive apps with Barracuda Backup 6.1.
- June 19, 2015
Cohesity rolls out early-access appliance that aims to remove the need for multiple storage products by converging secondary storage workflows.
- June 17, 2015
Druva inSync backup software expands into cloud-to-cloud data protection and data governance for SaaS platforms by adding support for Microsoft Office 365.
- June 17, 2015
Asigra will ship backup appliances preconfigured with Asigra Cloud Backup software to make it easier for service providers to offer cloud-based backup.
- June 15, 2015
Version 2.1 of Catalogic ECX copy data management software uses VADP to tell storage systems to move array-based snapshots to a supported Catalogic platform.
- June 08, 2015
The Unitrends Forever Cloud initiative lets customers back up offsite at a monthly cost of 10 cents per 500 GB increments, and retain annual backups longer than the standard 30 days.
- June 05, 2015
Virtual machine backups are widely available, but many shops are ignoring the technology until their application performance suffers.
- June 05, 2015
Cloud backup has evolved to protect data enterprise-wide -- on servers, laptops, desktops, smartphones and tablets. But it has limitations.
- May 22, 2015
Dell DL AppAssure integrated backup and recovery appliances have been refreshed with two new systems that target entry-level customers.
- May 15, 2015
Unitrends Free lets users protect up to 1 TB of VMs and supports VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, plus Google and Amazon public cloud storage.
- May 13, 2015
The latest Commvault Simpana bundles are tailored for cloud deployments, and reduce complexity and cost.
- April 28, 2015
Symantec's release of Backup Exec 15 is the vendor's latest attempt to turn around the fortunes of its popular SMB backup software platform.
- April 23, 2015
Spectra Logic has tweaked S3 commands on BlackPearl archiving gateway to enable bulk transfer of objects to backend LTFS libraries.
- April 09, 2015
Rubrik takes a shot at managing and protecting data locally and in the cloud with integrated appliance and Amazon Web Services replication.
- April 06, 2015
Symantec, soon to be known as Veritas, brings out Backup Exec 15 on the heels of VMmare's vSphere 6 release to support the latest VMware technology.
- March 06, 2015
Intronis ECHOplatform, sold exclusively through service providers, can now instantly recover Microsoft Hyper-V and physical server images.
- March 05, 2015
AMAG Pharmaceuticals moved its entire IT infrastructure to the cloud, but that didn't change its need for rock solid data protection.
- March 02, 2015
ExaGrid CEO says the vendor's revenue grew in double digits last year and he expects to become a public company within a few years.
- February 18, 2015
Infrascale Cloud Backup Accelerator combines data protection software, WAN optimization and a gateway to replicate to public or private clouds.
- February 13, 2015
Asigra's Cloud Backup 13 gets new features for disaster recovery, endpoint data protection and support for data in Microsoft Office 365 cloud.
- February 11, 2015
This year, Unitrends announced UCRS, a new software bundle that offers backup for virtual and physical servers, as well as hybrid cloud DR.
- February 11, 2015
The latest version of Asigra Cloud Backup adds cloud-to-cloud backup for Salesforce.com, Google Apps and Office 365.
- February 11, 2015
Dell's DR6000 disk backup appliance is enhanced with Rapid NFS and Rapid CIFS for source-side deduplication.
- February 11, 2015
The HP StoreOnce 6500 backup and deduplication appliance takes gold in Storage magazine's annual Products of the Year awards.
- February 11, 2015
Quantum's DXi6900 backup deduplication appliance grabs silver in the Storage magazine/ SearchStorage.com Products of the Year awards.
- February 05, 2015
The Hunger Task Force was dealing with long backup windows and an archaic tape-based archiving solution. Exablox's OneBlox solved those problems for the non-profit.
- January 29, 2015
Symantec paid $13.5 billion for storage software vendor Veritas Software in 2005; now it prepares to spin it out as Veritas Technologies Corp.
- January 23, 2015
New Unitrends CEO Kevin Weiss says he needs to build the company's brand awareness and wants to grow through acquisition and organically.
- January 20, 2015
Unitrends isn't new to integrated backup appliances, but puts a new twist on their systems by adding up to 480 GB of flash to handle processing chores.
- January 16, 2015
Sphere 3D promises 3 TB RDX removable drives in its new QuikStor backup appliance, acquired in its $81 million merger with Overland Storage.
- January 15, 2015
CommVault Backup Appliance is sold on NetApp E-Series hardware; backup software vendor looks to take on Symantec, EMC appliances.
- January 14, 2015
Asigra will add Docker support for its container backup and recovery in version 13. Although early adoption rates may be limited, the company preps for an expected uptick.
- January 09, 2015
This year's backup and DR software and services finalists illustrate the variety of products available for data protection.
- January 09, 2015
The finalists in the 2014 Products of the Year backup hardware category are competitive and feature-rich disk systems.
- January 08, 2015
A busy year in the cloud backup and recovery services market ends with CloudBerry Lab, Axcient and iland making upgrades to their lineup.
- January 05, 2015
Veeam Availability Suite proxy servers on Dell storage cluster create production replicas for restoring shared VMware storage.
- September 16, 2014
LTO tape vendors extend the LTO roadmap to include generations 9 and 10 with increasing capacity and transfer rates.
- April 30, 2014
Security and management are the top IT priorities for mobile devices. Mobile backups tag along for the ride.
- April 25, 2014
Virtual backup specialist Nakivo turns attention to Microsoft with greater Exchange support and roadmap plans for Active Directory and Hyper-V.
- April 16, 2013
EMC tweaks Data Domain OS to ingest archived data faster, and pushes its dedupe staple as a consolidation play for backup and archiving on one box.
- March 11, 2013
EMC gives its Data Protection Advisor backup monitoring tool a new interface and analysis engine, and makes it easier to install.
- July 10, 2012
EMC NetWorker 8 arrives nearly a decade after NetWorker 7; enhancements include a way to bypass the media server and multi-tenancy for cloud backup.
- June 04, 2012
HP StoreOnce Catalyst speeds the dedupe process by deduping at the application and backup servers before moving data to the B6200 backup target.
- March 14, 2011
Dedupe appliances were the big dog for a long time, but software-based products have come on strong more recently, offering many useful capabilities, often at a lower cost than an appliance.
- February 28, 2011
Remote backups -- or ROBO backups -- have long been a challenge because of tape. Now, cloud-based backups are making remote office backup projects more manageable.
- January 24, 2011
Sepaton gives its virtual tape libraries a hardware and software makeover, with faster processors, support for Symantec OpenStorage (OST) and better integration with IBM TSM backup software.
- January 18, 2011
EMC's Data Domain deduplication platform gets a new member -- an archiving system for long-term data retention to go with its backup appliances, which have also been upgraded with new high-end and global dedupe models.
- January 13, 2011
The JFK presidential library's four-year digital archive project has placed hundreds of thousands of documents, and multimedia files from President Kennedy's term in office online.
- January 10, 2011
Mainframe backup is still widely used in today's industry. Find out why organizations are still choosing to use mainframe backup and how it's different from open-systems backup.
- December 16, 2010
Faster, denser LTO-5 tape can't stop backup hardware trend toward disk backup and data deduplication devices; leading backup software vendors partner for new disk backup appliances.
- November 11, 2010
EMC acquires its mainframe virtual tape library OEM partner Bus-Tech, and looks to ride data deduplication to mainframe backup supremacy against IBM and Oracle/Sun.
- 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.
- May 17, 2010
Many companies are still sticking with tape for data archiving purposes, although disk and cloud storage are gaining in popularity.
- 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 ...
- 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 18, 2009
We've collected our best data deduplication technology tips in our primer on data dedupe. Whether you want to know about inline vs. post-processing deduplication, are buying your first dedupe product, or want to keep track of which data backup ...
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.