Because they run their own file systems, they are also capable of performing a variety of other features, including snapshot real-time replication, and continuous data capture, which combined should make backup and restore
windows a thing of the past.
Fortunately, users have another backup and restore
technology option in the form of low-cost Serial ATA disks.
Rapid retrieval of lost data or reliable recovery from a total system failure is key, and the software architecture of BackMaster was designed to backup and restore
faster than the competition while insuring data integrity by verifying the backed up data after completion," said Michael Kupka, CTO.
Some customers have avoided disk-to-disk backup and restore
not only because disk storage hardware costs more than tape hardware, but also because they would need to change their backup processes and infrastructure.
The first trend is the availability of inexpensive ATA or Serial ATA drives, providing low-cost disks that can be used specifically for backup and restore
POWDR chose the Idealstor FrankeNAS because the organization required up to 1TB of local storage but also needed a backup and restore
solution that incorporated offsite storage of backup media.
This means that is must provide high performance for both backup and restore
operations, be cost-effective, and enable reliable, verifiable storage.
Cimarron chose Atempo's Time Navigator data protection solution because it was the only product that provided out-of-the-box support for Apple Xsan, rapid file restoration and excelled at delivering high performance backup and restore
in heterogeneous operating environments.
Tape's relatively lower seek times and head to media transfer rates makes tape comparably slower versus disk for both backup and restore
Leading all other distributed backup and restore
disk-to-disk software vendors, more than 3 petabytes of data is protected with Asigra Televaulting.