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Data reduction and deduplication News
August 06, 2018
Quest strips the data deduplication software out of DR appliances, launching it as the independent QoreStor application, which supports any vendor's backup hardware.
July 05, 2018
The former Cisco exec hopes to use Quantum's high-ingest technology and tape storage to serve a growing need in the surveillance, medical and entertainment markets.
August 02, 2017
Cohesity's Orion 5.0 software for hyper-converged secondary data supports more protocols and hypervisors, and DataPlatform hardware now includes 183 TB node.
May 08, 2017
The Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance is the vendor's first integrated enterprise backup target. What does this mean for physical Data Domain appliances?
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Inline deduplication is the removal of redundancies from data before or as it is being written to a backup device. Continue Reading
Global deduplication is a method of preventing redundant data when backing up data to multiple deduplication devices. Continue Reading
Deduplication retains one unique data instance to reduce storage and bandwidth consumed by remote backups, replication and disaster recovery. Continue Reading
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Learn how to assess your organization's needs for an integrated backup appliance and to evaluate the different data backup systems on the market to find the right fit. Continue Reading
Many leading appliance-based data backup systems include functions such as backup, archiving, disaster recovery and replication, and they can be used for test/development and analytics. Continue Reading
Of the two main types of deduplication, most HCI vendors choose inline over post-process because of the performance benefits and lower levels of total storage required. Continue Reading
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Companies are collecting and hoarding data like never before. Take control of this out-of-control situation with forward-looking data storage and management practices. Continue Reading
Catalogic Software's approach to snapshot creation and management delivers pragmatic features to DevOps and more with the release of ECX 2.6. Continue Reading
The deduplication process reduces the amount of data in a storage system, but dedupe in the cloud may be more valuable to the cloud provider than the customer. Continue Reading
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Industrial espionage is on the rise, and more data means more risk. Find out how to control the growth of data stores and secure your organization's most valuable assets. Continue Reading
While data compression can effectively reduce space, be careful with how you use it, because the three issues outlined here could cause problems in your storage environment. Continue Reading
While it may seem that you should never switch off the deduplication process, there are two instances where that may be the best solution for your organization. Continue Reading