Data backup appliances News
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?
March 15, 2017
Unitrends' physical and virtual appliances can alert administrators if ransomware is detected. The updated products also feature simplified backup management.
February 09, 2017
Unitrends Recovery Series backup appliances ranked high in ease of use and manageability to take Products of the Year gold.
January 06, 2017
This year's seven data backup hardware finalists for Products of the Year feature built-in new software capabilities to improve backup and recovery and are becoming cloud-compatible.
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This backup and recovery tutorial, excerpted from the book 'Implementing SAP Business Suite on SAP HANA' by Michael Pytel, walks you through backup and recovery scenarios. Continue Reading
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Veritas NetBackup software comes with many backup capabilities for the enterprise, like backup to tape, VM recovery and cloud integration. Continue Reading
Explore whether backup software for the whole enterprise or environment-specific data protection is the better bet for your organization. The cloud can be an option, as well. Continue Reading
Inadequate backup windows and the rise of server virtualization are driving data backup technology innovations, such as CDP instant recovery, flat backups and backup appliances. Continue Reading
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If an SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization upgrade is in your company's future, you'll want to make sure you incorporate these key elements of project success. Continue Reading
Backup targets have grown more efficient thanks to deduplication, scalability, copy data management and other advancements in backup technology. Continue Reading
The fourteenth edition of the Storage magazine/SearchStorage Product of the Year awards recognizes the innovation, performance and functionality of 18 the best data storage products. And, as we've often seen, these outstanding data storage products come from both well-established vendors and startups just on the scene. Winners are recognized in six categories: backup software, backup hardware, storage system software, all-flash arrays, storage management tools and hybrid arrays.
Hyper-converged systems pack storage, compute and networking into hypervisor-based bundles. These turnkey packages offer fast deployment and ease of use, but there are significant differences among products and limitations you should be aware of.
RAID has been the de facto internal data protection technology for years, but new approaches are better suited to new storage architectures. Make sure your data is as safe as it can be.Continue Reading
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Most enterprises now use four backup products for business data protection even though a unified product would do a better job of meeting their needs. Continue Reading
Historically, remote office/branch office (ROBO) backup has been a challenge. The cost to send large amounts of data over the wire to a central data center was too expensive for most organizations. So, most ROBO backup happened on-site if at all. But today, data reduction technologies make that kind of transfer possible. This allows shops to centrally manage remote site backup from the main data center. It also enables cloud backup of remote data.
Endpoint data protection, particularly for laptops and mobile devices, has also been fraught with issues. Today those problems have largely been addressed, but, half of all organizations still don't use endpoint backup products, despite the increasingly prevalent use of personal mobile devices to access corporate data. This handbook gives an overview of challenges associated with remote data protection and the products available today to address them.Continue Reading
Virtual machine backups are widely available, but many shops are ignoring the technology until their application performance suffers. Continue Reading