data migration


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data migration

(1) Transferring data to a storage location that provides less rapid retrieval. See HSM and migration.

(2) Transferring data from one database to another. See data portability and migration.
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The company informed Conrad they could not make the loan and, several weeks later, Bedford's Images received a request to submit a bid for the data migration project.
Mimecasthas announced it has acquired Simply Migrate, an innovative provider of archive data migration technology.
"A data migration project should be seen as a business issue rather than a technical issue, said Rae Albertini, President of UCT.
We are glad that Oman Air now operates on the recognised AMOS system and that we have been able to successfully transfer their fleet data into AMOS using our data migration solution Titan."
Let's break down some of the myths around data migration and try to take some of the fear out of moving ahead with a new policy administration system (PAS).
A successful data migration requires you to identify exactly what content is going to be moved, to decide whether to move it all at once or gradually, when to move it and what to do about permissions.
"Whether you're implementing data migration, integrating cloud and on-premise systems, or leaving an old proprietary system, you need to have visibility of your company data across multiple systems without having to identify and export it to unwieldy tools," said Queplix.
Enterprise Data Migration (EDM) Services can help move your operation beyond first-generation PACS systems and consolidate, integrate, manage and migrate all associated large-scale data sets.
Worldwide Computer Products News-25 August 2010-BackOffice Associates announces cloud-based data migration augmentation strategy(C)1995-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
AutoVirt(TM), Inc., Nashua, N.H., a leading provider of Windows file server virtualization and data mobility software, has announced that Five Point Capital, a major equipment financing company, has deployed its AutoMove(TM) automated data migration and optimization software as the underpinning of its server room consolidation initiative.