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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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The provision of capacity expansions to the backup system,
A Distributed Backup system collects the data to be backed up from LAN clients and sends it to offsite disk storage in a compressed and encrypted format.
Management Information Systems (DSI) has a backup system data on disk and tape.
The Automatic Backup System for the desktop is available now in capacities of 20GB, 30GB, 40GB, 60GB and 80GB capacities with a three-year warranty.
com a leading provider of cost-effective disk-based backup systems, today announced that G.
PDVR also enables enterprises (for the first time) to cost effectively deliver the full features of the robust corporate backup system to widely distributed branch offices, with no implementation costs or hassles, no additional media investments, and no additional management overhead.
Johnson Health Network selected ExaGrid's turnkey disk-based backup system to reclaim the 50% of their expensive primary storage space set aside as a temporary place to store backup data and to reduce the 22 to 28 hours it takes to backup data to tape.
Vendors and resellers typically try to help the end user configure a tape backup system to correctly meet their needs at the time of purchase.
5-inch hard drives will be integrated into CMS Peripherals existing product line including: Automatic Backup System for Notebooks (PCMCIA Interface) --About the size of a deck of playing cards, the Automatic Backup System (ABS) offers capacities of 6GB to 30GB.
Replacing its existing backup system, TID implemented DSI's 9500 Virtual Tape Appliance and TapeManager software in February 2006.
While the time-to-restore penalty imposed by tape-based backup and other linear secondary storage systems is well known, the full file format functionality is an even more important differentiator in establishing the ability of a backup system to enable users to quickly and easily reacquire data instead of the protracted downtime imposed by traditional data restoration processes.
Terian's package of managed services includes its customized Secure Backup system based on Asigra software, in which online backups are performed automatically, so data is protected without manual intervention, and recovery can be done by the end user.