Tape is dead! Long live the tape! – Part II

Tape is dead! Long live the tape!

If you have read part I of Tape is dead! Long live the tape! you already know more about the differences between speed and performance regarding tape and disk devices. Section 3 ‘Tape is expensive’ started with a calculation to figure out whether or not this myth is true. 3) …

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Tape is dead! Long live the tape! – Part I

Tape is dead! Long live the tape!

It feels like there is a movement in some IT circles that say backup to tape is obsolete since ‘the cloud’ found its way into the datacenters of the world. Even in the times of private cloud services, SAN snapshots, SSD’s, and cheap public cloud storage we should take our …

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Backup Alarm Reminder on World Backup Day

Backup Alarm Reminder on World Backup Day

The Fire Department was able to make us check our Smoke Alarms twice a year (‘Check your smoke alarms, when you change the clock!’), so let’s try to start a new tradition and use tomorrows World Backup Day as our once a year Backup Alarm Reminder. Make tomorrow ‘the day’ …

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NovaBACKUP DataCenter 5.3.1 – Key Features and Live Walkthrough

Webinar recording introducing NovaBACKUP DataCenter 5.3.1 The following YouTube video explains the key features and benefits of NovaStor’s network backup solution NovaBACKUP DataCenter. Jonathan Calmes, Head of Enterprise Sales and Nathan Fouarge, Director of Products are talking about: Backup & Restore for physical and virtual environments Scalable software architecture for …

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