• July 23, 2018

Archive & Backup

MIrroring Archive & Backup HADR Storage

Understanding HDS Replication with TrueCopy and Universal Replicator

When I started working with modern HDS storage systems such as the VSP and HUSVM, I became familiar with the remote replication abilities present on these systems. Similar to my last entry on NetApp’s SnapMirror and SnapVault replication abilities, HDS storage has a few choices for remote replication that go by different names. In particular, […]

Archive & Backup HADR Storage

NetApp Remote Replication: SnapMirror or SnapVault?

Recently, I’ve been taking part in discussions involving NetApp hardware and its backup solutions. When it comes to NetApp’s remote replication solutions SnapMirror and SnapVault, there can be confusion as to what each do and which best suits their needs. Although similar in name, SnapMirror and SnapVault differ in abilities and target different use cases, […]

Rocket Servergraph Dashboard Archive & Backup

Rocket Servergraph 7.7 enhances multi-vendor backup and data protection management

One of the most challenging aspects for any IT department is how to better manage their backup and data protection environment as it is constantly shifting and changing. There is no easing of the requirements to ensure business continuity even as data and applications are moved to the cloud or a virtual machine (VM) strategy […]

Arkivio Autostor Dashboard Archive & Backup

Rocket Arkivio Autostor Expands on Leading Platform Support and Ergonomics

Cold data (data that hasn’t been accessed by end users or applications for over 6 months) is a silent killer of IT budgets leaking dollars in the form of unneeded capacity purchases, expanded backup requirements, failed restores, too long a time to server recovery, and regulatory and legal overhead. Continuing to talk to potential customers […]

Archive & Backup Storage

Rocket Storage Monthly: The future of TimeFinder with VMAX3

Earlier this year we spoke about the different types of TimeFinder local replication present within the EMC VMAX. However, as we move through 2015 and into 2016 we will see a new flagship making its way into datacenters. EMC is planning to replace the VMAX with a new model called the VMAX3. This new member […]

Archive & Backup Data

Will future generations have nostalgia for our digital love letters?

How fitting that Valentine’s Day is approaching as I am writing this post. How will you express your Valentine’s wishes this year? Via email or text? Facebook message? “Heart me” picture on Instagram or Snapchat? Or maybe a good, old-fashioned card or letter? I’ve recently been pondering the volatile character of our current communications. We […]

Archive & Backup

TechTarget names Rocket Arkivio Autostor a data management product-of-the-year finalist

Rocket Arkivio Autostor has long been one of the world’s leading products for helping organizations manage the storage of large amounts of data. But don’t just take our word for it: TechTarget has recently named Rocket Arkivio Autostor 7.1 as a finalist for its data management product of the year award. A panel of users, […]