tertiary storage

tertiary storage

[′tər·shē‚er·ē ′stȯr·ij]
(computer science)
Any of several types of computer storage devices, usually consisting of magnetic tape transports and mass storage tape systems, which have slower access times, larger capacity, and lower cost than main storage or secondary storage.
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Managed Server HSM automatically migrates files from primary storage to secondary and tertiary storage based on policies set by the storage administrator.
An administrator can readily configure client policies and watermarks that trigger the migration of seldom-accessed workstation files to specific target volumes/directories on primary, secondary, and tertiary storage tiers.
This increase doesn't even take into account growing tertiary storage requirements.
The HSM software separates active and inactive data, automatically migrating inactive data from primary storage devices (online disk drives) to near-line or off-line secondary or tertiary storage devices.
Distributed access to massive datasets necessitates interoperable, high-performance secondary and tertiary storage systems supporting intelligent data mining and retrieval.
As more and more businesses discover the flexibility and ease of using storage clouds for their secondary and tertiary storage, backup-to-cloud has become a must-have feature for all backup software.
Admin-istrators want to be able to set policy and move files from primary storage to a secondary or tertiary storage based on those policies.
Analysis of patterns and trends through statistical and machine-learning techniques adapted to deal with huge databases on secondary and tertiary storage devices; and
The easy-to-use, enterprise-class systems are designed for small and mid-size businesses, however, enterprises also will find the MSA2000 is an ideal solution for their remote office, departmental, secondary and tertiary storage needs.
Mark: Instead of assigning data to a secondary or tertiary storage venue, you can take a "snapshot" of the data and handle your version-control functions right there in your primary storage venue.
The storage component is being built with currently available secondary and tertiary storage devices.