There are a few basic questions anyone looking at cloud-based backup needs to ask themselves.
In the supermarket, maximising the sale of more profitable items is a key measure of effectiveness, while optimising the use of shelf space is an important measure of efficiency. Unused shelf space is a lost opportunity.
The Australian Government has dropped its plans to require ISPs to retain customer metadata for up to two years - at least for now.
We live in a world where digital information is exploding. Some 90% of the world’s data was generated in the past two years. The obvious question is: how can we store it all?
The latest release of Acronis Backup & Recovery introduces disk-to-disk-to-cloud staging into its unified backup and recovery platform.
NetWorker 8.0 has been enhanced with a streamlined architecture for improved performance and scalability. It also offers integration with EMC Data Domain deduplication storage systems, broadened support for Microsoft applications and multitenancy management which enables cloud service delivery.
Big data has become big business, with increasing numbers of organisations trying to amass stores of information and subject it to analysis. But this is creating headaches for backup and recovery. Merri Mack looks at the options for dealing with this problem.
vmProtect 6 is a backup, migration and disaster recovery solution for VMware virtual environments.
Acronis has launched vmProtect 6, a backup, migration and disaster recovery solution for VMware virtual environments.
The updated version of LiteSpeed for SQL Server provides multi-instance backup management so DBAs can easily apply consistent backup strategies across the entire SQL Server environment.
Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 is claimed to simplify disaster recovery and data protection needs across physical, virtual and cloud environments by combining file-based backup and system-level recovery in an integrated solution for the backup and recovery of images, files and virtual machines (VM). Support for applications such as Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft SQL Server will also become available.
NetApp's John Martin points out the best practice for storage utilisation. With continued pressure on IT departments to prove their worth to the business, a key area to examine is storage utilisation. Implementing storage best practices will allow IT professionals to drive value back into the business and demonstrate return on investment. With this in mind, here are 10 best practice areas to consider when reviewing data storage.
The Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Online backup and recovery solution provides secondary redundant data storage and can be used to recover files, folders or complete systems.
According to a recent study conducted by Acronis and research house Vanson Bourne, 63% of SMBs would take a day or more to recover from system failure. Imagine how your business would get through a day without access to systems and data.
Tandberg Data’s 1 TB RDX cartridge, for use with the company’s RDX QuikStor disk-based removable storage system, is claimed to be a first for this capacity. Other RDX cartridge capacities include 160, 320, 500 and 640 GB.