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backup

1 a duplicate computer, data file, equipment, or procedure for use in the event of equipment failure.
2 The act of creating another copy of a file, group of files, or an entire computer hard drive.

backup

Informatics A function that allows users to copy one or more files to a storage pool to protect against data loss. See Incremental backup, Mirroring, Selective backup. Cf Restore.

backup

Anything that serves to replace a function or system that fails.
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PAS has transformed the underlying economics of enterprise storage by tackling the real driver of today's data storage explosion: copy data.
0, its copy data management platform that manages the full lifecycle of copy data, allowing IT organisations to leverage data copies to enable mission critical business operations while dramatically simplifying operations and reducing capital and operating expenditures.
Spectrami also highlighted the opening of Customer Experience Center (CEC) facility for Actifio's Copy Data Storage platform in Dubai.
Actifio copy data management software and servers from all major
Actifio believes that Copy Data Management, defined by Gartner as products that can "perform a host of functions, including backup, archiving, replication and creation of test data using a minimal number of copies," addresses user frustrations with traditional backup and recovery approaches.
Copy Data Storage is quickly becoming the world's best platform to manage the data explosion.
The ColorFlex Tomato Meter can be connected to a printer if hard copy data are desires.
A spokeswoman said that the most worrying counterfeit trick, called "skimming'', was to copy data from a genuine card's magnetic strip on to a fake.
Her file and disk management class will cover skills like how to copy data from one file to another, how to store data for organization and easy retrieval, and how to use a computer's ``search'' and ``explore'' features.
To copy data to the Clipboard, use the left mouse key or the SHIFT and arrow keys to select the data.
The major provider of in-place copy data management (CDM), Catalogic Software, has announced that its Board of Directors has selected Ken Barth, a member of Catalogic's Board of Directors since it was incepted in October, 2013, as President and Chief Executive Officer with effect from July 1, 2016.
In 2008, Actifio introduced the idea of Copy Data Management to the business world.