virtual tape library


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virtual tape library

A hard disk array that emulates a tape library. A virtual tape library (VTL) enables the storage medium to be switched from tapes to disks while continuing to use the existing tape backup software. See virtual tape system and storage virtualization.
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The partnership with DSI enables B&L to provide extended value for our customers by providing them unparalleled access to DSI's Virtual Tape Library System.
Prior to using the virtual tape library, in the event of a fire or other disaster, Mr.
In a backup server-driven model, the physical tape library and the virtual tape library are connected to the backup media server.
According to Ryuichi Ichikawa, Senior Manager, Nissho Electronics Corporation, "This virtual tape library technology lowers administration costs with its simplified backup application configuration and performance tuning making library sharing transparent to the application as well as dynamic tape drive 'sharing' transparent to application.
COPAN Systems has released their first product as a virtual tape library in order to take advantage of the ease of integration with current environments.
The Spectra nTier300 offers a virtual tape library (VTL) interface, FC or Ethernet connections, remote replication and global deduplication with an average of 20:1 data compression.
The S2100 is a disk-based, virtual tape library that allows data center managers to dramatically improve backup and restore times with reliability and flexibility commonly unavailable in tape-based systems.
the leader in enterprise-class data protection solutions, today announced its S2100[R]-ES2 enterprise-class virtual tape library (VTL) is optimizing backup and recovery for enterprise virtualization.
today announced that the company was cited as a "leader" in the open systems virtual tape library market by Forrester Research, Inc.
NYSE: HIT) and the only provider of Services Oriented Storage Solutions, today introduced three new Virtual Tape Library (VTL) Appliances designed to answer these pressing customer challenges--the Virtual Tape Library Appliance Model 500M, the Virtual Tape Library Appliance Model 1000L, and the Virtual Tape Library Appliance Model 1000E.
NASDAQ: FALC), the market leader in disk-based data protection solutions, today announced that the FalconStor([R]) Virtual Tape Library (VTL) was the storage industry's most frequently cited virtual tape library in TheInfoPro's latest Storage Study.
FalconStor will present its Virtual Tape Library solutions at the Microsoft TechEd IT Forum at Booth # D15 in Barcelona, Spain, November 12-16, 2007.

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