Disk Vs. Tape - The Backup Battle - SD San Francisco 2007
sponsored by Storage Decisions and Sony
Choosing between disk and tape as your backup target medium can be a confusing decision. Understanding the pros and cons between backing up to tape or backing up to a disk device such as a VTL or DSU can be very complicated. This is especially true when you factor in new technologies such as data de-duplication and the imperative, and the often improperly executed practice of data classification.As the data protection services director of a large investment bank, Brian Greenberg attempts to help clear up the misconceptions of each target, provide some hard cost analysis and draw from practical experience.
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