Tag: "Restore"

Disk Elasticity and Storage Efficiency

Storage is elastic.  How do I know you ask?  Yesterday I visited a customer who is using the Storwize product […]

How Much Backup Capacity Does Deduplication Really Save?

There is a lot of discussion around data deduplication for backup these days.  (I wish I could deduplicate all the […]

A Data Protection Reference Architecture – The Final Chapter

The Architecture This ‘architecture’ diagram, as you can see, is not a typical architecture diagram, but hopefully it can be […]

A Data Protection Reference Architecture – Part 2

Archive The most fundamental part of developing a good data protection architecture starts at the base of the triangle with […]

Compressed Thoughts – Compression and Deduplication

This video doesn't talk about the merits of one versus the other but how when compression (or capacity optimization is […]

The Side Effects of Backup on Server Virtualization

Server virtualization has changed the IT landscape dramatically.  It has become a magic potion curing a number of ills in […]

A Data Proteciton Reference Architecture – Part 3

The 'Fat Middle' In the 'fat middle' of the triangle, as I stated last week, there are a number of […]

Process vs. Technology

The hardest thing to change inside IT is not technology, it is process!  I say this because all too often […]