Once a credit union has determined a data backup plan strategy-which might include both tape backup
and disk backup-three questions should be asked, the white paper said.
New online services, such as e-commerce and support service operations, have also shrunk the backup window, complicating tape backup
and media management.
software typically will keep track of the tapes, regardless of the rotation system you go with.
While successful tape backup
is encouraging, the acid test is restoring the data.
As distinct from other lower capacity tape backup
solutions, it contains two levels of error correction: Read-After-Write and Error Correction Coding (ECC).
Lisa Snyder-Stone, communication coordinator for the Kaiser Permanente medical group in Oakland, Calif., has used an Apple tape backup
system with her Macintosh using magnetic tape cartridges that each hold up to 40 megabytes of data.
Because Kineto's existing tape backup
solution was obsolescing, “Any new on-site backup solution would have to be a 'forklift' upgrade - all new hardware,” said Steve Robey, director of IT and Facilities at Kineto.
Host-based replication systems cost more than tape backup
Integrity 1.4.5 is the latest version of the company's backup-and-recovery solution, providing information technology professionals with seamless management of disk and/or tape backup
methodologies in a single storage environment.
For those who need more than a floppy and who are not on a network, a tape backup
is a common solution.
It allows users to increase their tape backup
capacity without replacing in their current 250mb QIC-80 tape drive.
Some months later the accountant adds both a tape backup
unit and a scanner.