D2D2T


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D2D2T

(Disk-to-Disk-to-Tape) Backing up data onto disks first and tape (or optical disc) second. Backing up onto tape is performed at less frequent intervals than from disk to disk. See D2D and virtual tape.
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We are also working with a number of partners in the SMB space that address ILM specifically, bringing together cost-competitive D2D2T solutions.
Part 2 of this article will appear in the September issue of CTR and discuss D2D2T options and the benefits of MAID technology.
Unlike tape emulation, which replaces a tape drive with a virtual hard disk equivalent, D2D2T allows users to manage the storage of data closer to an Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) model.
Breece Hill's all-in-one systems typically cost 30 percent less than a comparable D2D2T solution assembled from individual disk and tape hardware.
The first production of DPA technology, CP 3100 simplifies high-end D2D2T functionality and delivers it at a price point SMBs can afford.
Largest Branded Seafood Company in North America Embraces REO 4500 to Support Expanded D2D2T Data Protection for Increased Stability, Reliability and Security
This capability enables users to create their own D2D2T solution using their existing tape device investment without additional software requirements.
Prior to founding Siafu, Matze was VP and CTO at Overland Storage in San Diego, CA where he created the REO(TM) SERIES of VTL appliances, the most popular iSCSI D2D2T appliances in the industry.
According to Whitney Kuszmaul, network manager for the Cleveland Indians, Overland's best-of-class products play a pivotal role in the team's award- winning D2D2T data protection plan.
But who should take the credit for bringing D2D2T to the masses?
We didn't think D2D2T backup and recovery fit our budget, so online vaulting and other tape-based solutions were evaluated," he explains.
During an evaluation of a D2D2T backup appliance that uses the iSCSI protocol, serial ATA disks and built-in software to provide backup acceleration, they achieved some eye-opening results.