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Amazon cloud storage service unveils new data storage tier!

Amazon cloud storage service has unveiled a new data storage tier called Standard –IA storage class. This new storage class can be used for infrequently accessed data and is offered with same high durability, low latency and high throughput of … Continue reading

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StoneFly offers offsite vaulting service!

StoneFly, Inc., which has been offering Backup and DR Appliances as per the industry trends, now offers Offsite vaulting service. Thus, with the help of this service copied backup images to tapes or portable hard drives can be safely stored … Continue reading

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Having a backup copy in cloud will always ensure data continuity!

Backups are essential for disaster recovery and to keep the enterprise business continuity planning intact and in-place. So, having backup software or an appliance in your storage environment will always work in your favor, when a storage network goes down … Continue reading

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Know why backup and disaster recovery should be converged?

Backup and disaster recovery were treated as two separate entities till a couple of years ago. But now, all thanks to server virtualization, these two technologies are offered as converged solutions. Follow the article further to know on how is … Continue reading

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What is a disaster recovery appliance and how does it offer data continuity?

Disaster Recovery (DR) in storage sense is nothing but to have a quick and easily accessible copy of data in question. A disaster recovery appliance, takes this concept a step further by adding processing ability to the data. In general, … Continue reading

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StoneFly DR365 Data Backup and Disaster Recovery features

StoneFly, the innovator of iSCSI Storage has come up with a total backup and recovery solution called DR365. It is an ideal hyper-converged infrastructure solution which helps in consolidating all server, storage and backup systems needs into one easy to … Continue reading

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Why Redundancy and Backup are not the same?

Many people are in an opinion that, since, they own a redundant storage solution such as a NAS or an IP SAN; they can ignore the presence of backup in their data storage environment. A number of them even think … Continue reading

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An encounter with “Backup” technology!

For all those who are not familiar with computer backups, the word “Backup” will just mean a clone of data taken for the day or an instance. Let’s go with this illustration- If suppose a backup was taken  on Monday … Continue reading

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