The following is a compilation of the latest disaster recovery/business continuity news.
Verizon Business aims to back up and restore data without overburdening networks
Verizon Business announced the launch of Verizon Remote Backup and Restore, a suite of managed services performing automatic data backup and restore functions for servers and PCs. Using data deduplication, the new offering employs a variable block size to automatically identify new data for storage and reduce daily data transmission. This capability also eliminates the backup of redundant data, reducing network bandwidth and storage capacity requirements without burdening critical applications.
CA adds Recovery Management to support data storage, backup and recovery
CA Inc. announced the release of version 12.5 of Recovery Management designed meet data protection, business continuity (BC) and disaster recovery (DR) needs. Virtualization enhancements, built-in data deduplication and storage resource management are all included in version 12.5. The new version of Recovery Management, one of 13 new products CA announced this week, is aiming to ensure critical business information recoverability and reduce data storage and DR costs.
Kroll Ontrack announces data recovery capabilities for MacMail and Entourage email users
Kroll Ontrack Inc. announced it enhanced its data recovery tools suite to include e-mail recovery capabilities for MacMail and Microsoft Corp. Entourage. Ontrack can now recover corrupt or inaccessible MacMail or Entourage email data when a user account is deleted, a system crashes or corrupted email messages appear when accessing files. The new capabilities can also recover emails when a disk overwrite occurs, resulting in complete loss of mail folders.
AppAssure announces Replay AppImage SQL Pack backup and recovery solution
AppAssure Software Inc. announced a new Replay AppImage SQL Pack which delivers faster backup speeds than native SQL backups. AppAssure's new platform also optimizes storage resources by reducing the overall storage footprint. The Replay AppImage SQL Pack aims to ensure backup and disaster recovery for SQL Servers -- including system and user databases, SQL binaries and the server. In doing so, it is possible to restore both servers and databases in a matter of minutes.
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