Database Backups Using Virtual Tape Volumes

January 23, 2007

[From Enterprise IT Planet]

A lengthy database recovery process can cost a company its shirt. Database downtime in large companies, in turns out, can equate to millions in losses or potential losses. Customers are left on wait, personnel can't complete their tasks and prospective new business is lost.

One solution is virtual tape library (VTL) technology. Virtual tape is a high capacity nearline storage alternative that can be relied upon for fast access time and performance.

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