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data protection

A UK term referring to the safeguarding of personal information from unauthorised use, which is covered by the Data Protection Acts 1984, superseded by the Data Protection Act 1998 (which came into force in 2000) and the Computer Misuse Act 1990, and which includes eight principles to safeguard personal data held on individuals. (See Data Protection Act 1988.)
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When evaluating disk-based data protection solutions, here are a few features and items you should ask your short list of vendors:
Reliaty (formerly Workstation Solutions) delivers the industry's first data protection software founded on NDMP to safeguard vital enterprise information and ensure business continuity.
An ability to integrate seamlessly with existing data protection infrastructure and availability of these recovery management solutions from trusted enterprise storage suppliers will help overcome obstacles to adoption in production enterprise environments.
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