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backup system

[′bak‚əp ‚sis·təm]
(systems engineering)
A system, normally redundant but kept available to replace a system which may fail in operation.
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High-Rely manufactures durable American-made server backup devices utilizing highly-removable drives with an auto backup system.
The typical architecture of a backup system saves files from primary (critical status) storage on a low-cost disk or tape on a daily basis.
Without proper backup systems in place your tenants and employees may be at a serious security risk.
A gasoline pipeline leak this past June in Bellingham, Washington may have been caused or exacerbated by the failure of the pipeline's main computers and its backup system.
Consequently, a CD backup system is best for people who need information saved indefinitely.
UPS: UPS, or Uninterruptible Power Supply, is a battery backup system which provides backup power for a computer system when there is an electrical power failure or drop in voltage.
But I should note again that the first phase is limited because it could not handle--and was never designed to handle--the last-minute flurry of large competitive bids; nor does it have a reliable automated backup system.
uses a Bernoulli Box cartridge backup system with his IBM-based desktop publishing system.
Designed for enterprises, the HP StoreOnce Backup System has backup storage capacity from 2TB to 768TB, and speeds of up to 28 TB/hr.
Summary: HP today announced new disk-based backup systems with data deduplication technology that increases disk utilization by up to 50 times(1) to deliver scalable solutions that reduce storage costs and protect business critical data.
While each agent solves a particular problem, it also adds to the complexity of the backup system.
To give IT organizations with smaller storage needs a practical way to easily add disk to their existing backup system, Pathlight VX now offers a new 3.