Shadow Copy


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Shadow Copy

A backup and restore function in Windows that creates copies of files (see VSS). The Mac includes its own backup capability (see Time Machine).
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However, as Microsoft states in its document called How Volume Shadow Copy Service Works, "If the computer has no applications that are enabled for the Volume Shadow Copy Service, the data in a shadow copy is considered to be in a 'crash consistent' state.
Among the most notable, there are CORBA architecture used for optimal interaction between program components within network workstation backup, Volume Shadow Copy used for backing up open files, Rsync for optimizing the network traffic and backup time, and several others.
Bernard Software Inc., a provider of security solutions that protect against data loss, system threats and Internet abuse, has announced the immediate availability of Open File Manager 9.1 with next-generation, disk-level technology for open file backup and support for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) storage management framework.
Open File Manager now supports storage management frameworks, such as Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Volume Shadow Copy Service.
The company claimed that Undelete works in real-time and captures every file version, unlike the Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS), making it a useful tool in professional environments.
Storage technology company LSI Logic Storage Systems has begun offering its Virtual Disk Service/Volume Shadow Copy Service Provider for use with Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and Windows Storage Server 2003.
The cost of the Virtual Disk Service/Volume Shadow Copy Service Provider was not disclosed.
Novosibirsk, Russia, December 03, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Novosoft, an international company specializing in software development, announced that Handy Backup, the reputed data backup software for home and business, now supports the Volume Shadow Copy backing up technology.
It supports advanced volume shadow copy service (VSS) technology which ensures backup consistency by performing a snapshot before the backup.
It supports Windows Volume Shadow Copy on 32bit systems in order to be able to backup open and locked files.
The 2003 version improves upon older editions with the addition of Cached Exchange Mode, more efficient communications, increased bandwidth efficiency and Volume Shadow Copy services, according to Microsoft.
The new edition lets users take advantage of Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Volume Shadow Copy Services for backup and recovery.