June 2011

  • Pare down primary storage

    Data deduplication is moving from backup to primary storage. Dedupe’s great for trimming primary data stores, but there are other technologies that can do the job.

  • NetBackup, Avamar emerge as top backup apps

    In our sixth Quality Awards for backup and recovery software, users picked a relative newcomer and a weathered veteran as service and reliability standard-bearers.

  • Storage magazine's June 2011 PDF

    Download Storage magazine's all-digital issue. This month: Managing storage for virtual environments, paring down primary storage, and backup and recovery software Quality Awards.

  • Tape makes a comeback (but was it ever gone?)

    Somebody out there is spreading rumors about the death of tape, but there’s plenty of life left in this venerable storage technology.