Snapshot: Remote mirroring for data


This article can also be found in the Premium Editorial Download "Storage magazine: How does your storage salary stack up?."

Download it now to read this article plus other related content.

Do you mirror your data remotely?

Do you mirror your data to remote locations?
At what distance is data remotely replicated?
What technique(s) do you use?

Storage readers doing remote data replication are in the minority, but that's about to change. Over the next couple of years, more than 63% of respondents that don't already replicate remotely plan to start. The lion's share of data is replicated between 11km and 1,000km from the primary site; however, a significant number of respondents (26.9%) replicate to a site

Requires Free Membership to View

less than 10km away, while 21.8% replicate more than 1,000km away. Array and host-based replication are the most popular techniques, but nearly one-fifth of respondents (17.9%) are also trying out fabric-based replication services.

This was first published in December 2004

There are Comments. Add yours.

TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: