UltraBac brings dissimilar hardware restore UltraBac Software released UBDR Gold v3.0, which includes dissimilar hardware restore. Dissimilar hardware restore allows users to restore machines on different hardware in the event of a failure, instead of having to maintain identical hardware spares. Other enhancements to the software include expanded virtual machine restore support and online index-based restore capability. Pricing for UBDR Gold starts at $995 per server.
Boeing goes for ToughDisk Formation Inc. announced today that its ToughDisk 7204 Rugged Hard Disk has been selected by the Communication Systems-East (CS-East) division of L-3 Communications to provide storage for Boeing's P-8A Multi-mission Maritime Aircraft program. The P-8A program will replace the U.S. Navy's
Peer Software upgrades PeerSync Peer Software Inc. announced the release of PeerSync 7.2.2, the company's flagship backup/synchronization software. The new version expanded reporting, "failsafe" operations in the event of connection failures, improved multi-threading, added revision control and enhanced options for the management of open files.
WD shipping big SATA Western Digital Corp. (WD) announced it is shipping its new 500 GB SATA WD Caviar SE16 desktop-class hard drives. The drives also boast 7,200 RPM performance with 300 MBps transfer rate, 16 MB cache and Native Command Queuing.