• July 5, 2022
MIrroring

Why mirroring alone falls short for adequate data protection

We held a very informative webinar recently on DASD backup and recovery for z/OS environments. One of the questions that came up was “why do I need your backup and recovery solution when I already mirror to another site?” This question is certainly not uncommon. Many of our account executives say that they run into […]

Rocket Storage Monthly: An intro to backups with HP 3Par

  Within last month’s entry for Rocket Storage Monthly, I explored some of the highlights and benefits of the HP 3PAR storage arrays. Among the benefits is a simple, sensible CLI that is consistent across their lineup and gives access to all of the backup and management features. This CLI makes automation and management of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Rocket Storage Monthly: TimeFinder–Three Ways to Backup with an EMC VMAX Array

EMC is one of the biggest companies in the business of enterprise storage ,and as such you’ll find that their products are used by many companies globally. If you’ve worked with EMC’s Tier 1 VMAX arrays, you might have noticed that they’re equipped with a variety of backup options. But which is best for your […]