By Nick Mueller, Zetta.net
Because companies depend on their IT infrastructure, they can't wait hours or
days for access to files from an offsite backup following a data disaster.
This is especially true when the definition of a data disaster can be a pinky
finger that accidentally deleted a client document, a server crash, or
tornado that takes down a whole data center.
So, when you're looking for a backup solution, include live DR as part of the
Here's how to determine your DR needs:
1. Know Your RPO and RTO
As with any major backup decision, the place to start is by determining
the RPO and RTO for your business in a Disaster Recovery scenario.
The odds are good that you don't need immediate access to most of your files,
only a small percentage of them, maybe just email, a transaction database,
and a few other records for the past month.
First, ide... (more)
Belkin Enterprise, a trusted leader of complete computing solutions for
office, IT infrastructure and mobile environments, today announced the
release of its Secure Audio and Microphone Four-Port Switch. The Secure Audio
and Microphone Switch offers users centralized control over audio ports, and
is designed to reduce the possibility of analog cross-talk of audio signals
between computers running at different security levels.
Belkin's Secure Audio and Microphone Switch is designed for government and
other environments requiring the use of secure Voice over Internet Protocol
Zetta.net, a provider of enterprise-grade online backup and disaster
recovery solutions, has unveiled the next generation of its flagship cloud
Zetta DataProtect 3.0 brings enterprise-grade cloud data protection for
small and mid-size enterprises in a single managed service that requires no
appliances and can be deployed within minutes. It simplifies and automates
backups of critical IT assets and enables businesses to access and instantly
recover critical files, directories or entire file systems from anywhere via
the Web. Advanced security, high redundancy and a high-... (more)
It was at Netscape, in the early days of the internet, when co-founders Lou
Montulli and Jeff Whitehead first worked together and began to notice how the
amount of their data was constantly growing, but the process for adding
storage and protecting that data wasn't improving over time.
"Zetta is a company that's trying to revolutionize storage," is what Lou says
at the beginning of the video above - but what does a revolution in storage
The three things that make Zetta unique:
1. Recovery Optimized Backup
Data that's backed up to Zetta is ready to be restored at a moment... (more)
Zetta.net, a provider of enterprise-grade online backup and disaster recovery
solutions, today announced that InfoStor has named it as one of "6 Great
Cloud and Online Backup Solutions." InfoStor technology expert Drew Robb
selected the companies included in the list based on research and market
Zetta DataProtect delivers an enterprise-grade server backup and disaster
recovery solution for small and medium size enterprises that integrates key
data protection elements, such as offsite backup, archiving and disaster
recovery in a single managed cloud service that require... (more)