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The Value of Symantec NetBackup Appliances

In this video, Symantec's Shelley Schmokel, Principal Product Manager for NetBackup Appliances, talks about the NetBackup Integrated Appliances and how they deliver enterprise-class backup and recovery in a simple, performance-optimized form factor.

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Enterprise Strategy Group Lab Review - Symantec NetBackup 7.6 for VMware

Virtualization has changed the face of IT, enabling consolidation of infrastructure and management that reduces costs, and adding new levels of agility and flexibility. But protecting virtual environments can be a challenge. This ESG Lab Validation report documents remote testing of Symantec NetBackup 7.6, with a focus on new integration with VMware. Sections are included on fast and efficient data protection, backup-managed storage snapshots and integrated vCenter management.

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Enterprise Strategy Group Lab Review - Symantec NetBackup 5230 Appliance

From consolidated compute environments to backup/recovery appliances, integrated solutions are being leveraged by many IT organizations to simplify deployment and improve operational efficiency. ESG Lab tested one of those appliances, the Symantec NetBackup (NBU) 5230, focusing on ease of deployment and management as well as data protection efficiency. This report presents the parameters of the test and ESG Labs' conclusions.

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Integrated Swiss Army Knife - 6 Use Cases for Data Protection Appliances

Data protection appliances that combine backup, deduplication and recovery are the Swiss Army Knife of storage solutions. Yet while these all-in-one tools can address a number of different technology and business requirements, IT organizations should have a clear understanding of their specific needs. This white paper features several case studies to help organizations determine which appliance solution will be right for them.

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Symantec NetBackup Appliances: Key Factors in Modernizing Backup and Recovery

Challenged with growing storage demands, organizations are turning to purpose-built backup appliances (PBBAs). These turnkey solutions enable efficient, storage-optimized data protection for the data center, remote office and virtual environments. This white paper outlines a structured approach to assessing the advantages and requirements of the PBBA model, and in particular the unique capabilities of Symantec NetBackup™ appliances in delivering a simple, complete and cost-effective solution.

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Why Purpose-Built Backup Appliances?

Seeking cost-effective data protection solutions that can handle the ever-growing expansion of data, organizations are frequently turning to purpose-built backup appliances (PBBAs). In fact, the PBBA market is growing at a greater rate than the overall market for data protection and recovery. This short video highlights the benefits of both target and integrated PBBA solutions.

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The Evolution and Value of Purpose Built Backup Appliances from IDC

Purpose-built backup appliances (PBBAs) are the latest solution for organizations seeking complete data backup and recovery. PBBAs feature preconfigured hardware, interconnects, interfaces and software, and typically include data deduplication, compression, encryption and replication features. This white paper explores the increased adoption of PBBAs and the utility they provide to organizations for their data protection processes.

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State of Michigan Success Story

Charged with maintaining volumes of information, much of it highly sensitive personal data, the State of Michigan's IT team moved to an appliance-based backup and recovery system using Symantec's NetBackup™ 5220 appliance. In this video, state IT leaders discuss the benefits they've seen with the system, including greater efficiency, lower costs, shorter backup windows and improved reliability.

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How to Solve Your Data Protection Challenges

Data centers are bombarded with structured and unstructured data on a daily basis. The time-consuming and costly process of backing up this data is exacerbated by the cost and multi-vendor complexity when it comes to storage, deduplication and recovery. Learn why IT organizations are moving to appliances for data protection, and how an integrated appliance solution that combines backup, deduplication and recovery greatly reduces cost and complexity.

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