NetVault SmartDisk for Virtual Tape Libraries - Product Details
NetVault SmartDisk takes disk-based backup and data deduplication to new levels of cost savings with a state of the art capability to squeeze more data on disk while driving expenses down further by not requiring specific types of storage drives or appliances. With NetVault SmartDisk and its tight integration with NetVault Backup, organizations of all sizes can perform deduplicated backups without requiring a high level of storage expertise which distracts administrators from strategic initiatives. As your disk-based and deduplication needs grow, NetVault SmartDisk easily scales by enabling you to simply add more capacity without having to discard existing deployments thereby protecting your existing investment.NetVault SmartDisk's disk-based backup and data deduplication option reduces storage costs with its powerful byte-level variable block-based software deduplication. This feature packs up to 12 times more protected data into the same storage area, that's a 92% reduction in storage footprint. Hardware costs are reduced by using existing storage infrastructure instead of requiring specific drives or appliances. Seamless integration with NetVault Backup speeds deployment while simplified ease of use reduces the level of storage expertise required to perform deduplicated disk-based backups.NetVault SmartDisk's post process deduplication option can be scheduled outside the backup window to shrink backup windows with no additional impact on protected server resources. Integration with NetVault Backup's job-level deduplication and encryption enables users to separate deduplicated from non-deduplicated data. Primary copies may be deduplicated for cost savings, while secondary copies may be encrypted for compliance.
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