In-depth Reports Analyzing FalconStor Optimized Backup and Deduplication Solutions:
|Best Practices for Optimizing IT: A Model for Data Services |
An optimized IT model is one that embraces advancements in server and storage technologies such as virtualization, data deduplication, continuous data protection, WAN optimization, and thin provisioning to enable a more service-oriented approach to IT. This paper outlines the best practices for implementing an optimized IT model to simplify IT and make it more cost-effective and operationally efficient.
|Demystifying Data Deduplication |
Data deduplication has become a primary requirement for backup implementations. Although many vendors claim to offer the best data deduplication approach, results can vary based on a company’s unique needs. This white paper describes the key considerations when selecting a deduplication solution, helping you separate hype from reality.
|Freedom of Information: Managing Data in the Information Age |
According to a popular adage, information is knowledge, and knowledge is power. In today’s “Information Age,” the ability to store and access information is fundamentally changing the structure of today’s corporations, enabling them to capture, mine, analyze, and extract tidbits of data, which can provide new opportunities in how they interact with clients and market their products. Leading enterprises have succeeded because they have embraced data as a key enabler to their business and a source of competitive advantage. This white paper addresses the issue of ongoing data growth and explores how data management can help organizations overcome challenges and realize new opportunities
|How Data Deduplication Works |
Data deduplication is a “must-have” for organizations that wish to have low storage costs despite continuous data growth. This paper explains how deduplication technology from FalconStor supports backup and disaster recovery (DR) operations in a manner that exceeds other deduplication technologies.
|Using FalconStor VTL as a Backup Target for IBM i |
By introducing FalconStor VTL into an IBM i environment, you can non-disruptively replace tape backup with disk to accelerate backup/recovery and improve operational efficiency. This technical white paper explains how to configure FalconStor VTL with IBM i to leverage capabilities such as native backup integration, IPL bare-metal recovery, and direct tape support with encryption to maximize return on your IBM i investments.