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Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE By Nick Mueller, If you are deciding on a new offsite backup solution to replace tapes in a medium-sized organization you have a lot of choices. Right now, many enterprises in the 20- 2000 employee range are choosing cloud backup services to leverage the much talked about scalability and cost savings. Of course, before getting to a shortlist of vendors, organizations face a strategic decision about which approach to take: An on-premise gateway to the cloud style solution A pure cloud Backup-as-a-Service Solution An on-premise gateway to the cloud style solution While the on-premise appliance/cloud approach has some convenient features, using a backup appliance as a second disk array for on-site backups while, at the same time functioning as the organization's gateway to the cloud creates a single point of failu... (more)

Value Realized with User Experience Management

User experience management provides detailed insight about employee performance with respect to enterprise application software. Knoa User Experience Management (UEM) is beyond the performance of networks, hardware and infrastructure -- user experience management provides a clear view of how users actually interact with the system -- screen by screen. UEM allows for proactive assessment surrounding individual user performance in order to understand how they navigate enterprise applications and provides an early warning to user-related problems before they reach the help desk and ... (more)

Solutions for Application Support with User Experience Management

This video shares how user experience monitoring, also called user experience management, powers a solution set for application support that provides strong operational improvements and delivers substantial return on investment for customers. Application support solutions include strong use cases for change management (new release deployment and the dreaded hypercare window), reduction in time for diagnosis, more accurate and comprehensive service level agreements and application rationalization. Knoa® Software delivers on-premise and cloud-based solutions that monitor, measure ... (more) Redefines Hybrid Cloud Backup with Smart Cloud has announced it is redefining traditional hybrid cloud backup with its unique, appliance-free approach featuring Smart Cloud and new Lean Local Copy technology.'s Smart Cloud, which integrates the functionality of backup, snapshot and replication technology, abolishes the need for a local appliance. Smart Cloud, together with the new Lean Local Copy feature, advances the hybrid cloud model to deliver fast, reliable data backup and recovery at a fraction of the cost of backup alone. delivers enterprise-grade 3-in-1 backup, disaster recovery and arch... (more)

ATTO’s Celerity Fibre Channel Host Adapters Enable Mac Connectivity for EMC Storage Systems

ATTO Technology, Inc., a global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments, announced today that its 4Gb/s Celerity Fibre Channel Host Adapters have been qualified by EMC Corporation as E-Lab tested for use with the EMC® CLARiiON® and EMC Symmetrix® networked storage systems. ATTO's 4Gb/s Fibre Channel HBAs provide high performing SAN connectivity and robust multipathing and failover/failback functionality for EMC storage systems in Mac® OS X environments. With E-Lab qualification, Mac users can now use ATTO HBAs and EM... (more)