Do you buy lottery ticketsin the faint hope you will win?
You stand a much better chance of losing your data!!
The Evolution of Data BackupAs with everything to do with computers, they started out BIG, did very little, and took a long time to do it.
Tape Libraries Each12 inch tape held just 11.25GB of data at a density of 6250 bits/inch
Standard 12” Data Tapes Each Tape is labeled and placed in a tape library
DLT/LTO Tape Much higher density and smaller package
Tape Library for Cassette Tapes DLT tapes can hold hundreds of Gigabytes of data
Tape has a number of fundamental problems It doesnt like temperature changes Hates the heat Can’t stand the cold It doesn’t liked to be dropped It is heavy Subject to media instability Stretches Prone to data drop out
There is: Gone are the tapes Gone is the requirement for staff to handle the tapes Gone is the requirement to store tapes in a library Gone is the headache of finding the right restore tape or disk drive Gone is the requirement of multiple backup tapes or disk drives Gone is the lost file The solution is!
Secure, encrypted Internet connectivity Local data storage, full server image and incremental data copy 2Client Server copy 1 Secure Data Vault where data is stored in an encrypted format copy 3