How does TigerVault Secure Cloud Backup Compare to traditional tape backup

  TigerVault Cloud Tape

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Reliability – & Redundancy provided by cloud provider
Accessibility – Data is available 24x7 and can be accessed and retrieved from any computer with an internet connection
Better Backups – Allowing recovery of any file/s, even deleted files, for up to 1yr (Requires custom retention policy)
Reduced IT Time & Costs – Once setup, data is saved automatically and results in less personnel involvement and/or time
Scalability – Getting more storage capacity is either automatic or as simple as requesting it
Disaster Recovery – Data is stored off site
Reduced IT Costs – No hardware and only limited administration costs
Security – Multiple levels of security to protect your data physically and virtually
Fast Recovery Time – Random access nature of disk storage means restoring a single file in a backup is much simpler than with a tape
Cost – Pay only for the storage you need
Lower Energy Consumption – With no hardware, you achieve lower Carbon Footprint and Energy Consumption for Green IT initiatives

Maintain Possession – Tapes can stay within your organization’s control (see related disadvantages)
More Practical for Very Large Datasets – Businesses generating many Terabytes of data, frequently

  TigerVault Cloud Tape

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Limited Speed/Slower Backup – The client’s broadband connection speed can affect the speed when completing large backup or recoveries.

TigerVault however employs special ultra-low level delta change control techniques to maintain backup speed and reduce time. When tested TigerVault required up to 90% less bandwidth when compared with normal backup application methods.

Fragile – Susceptible to temperature and humidity levels
Up Keep
– Tapes need to be changed every 6/12 months depending on usage
Recovery Failure Rates
– Tape restoration fails >50% of the time
Hardware Failures
– Tape drives are statistically unreliable with many moving mechanical parts making them more prone to failure
Easy to Lose
– Tapes are small and easily lost, misfiled or mislabelled
Manually intensive
–Requires manual changing, storing, and frequent testing of tapes
Slow Data Recovery
– Tape has to be recovered from offsite location and is then slow to restore single files
Changing Architectures
– Not all tapes use the same hardware or software
Cost
– Tape backup systems can be very expensive, requiring hardware, hardware maintenance, software, licensing, administration, transportation, storage, and security costs

New Release

Version 8.3.6.30 Released

The latest version of TigerVault includes enhancements and support for:

  • Total Office 365 Backup and Restore
  • Performance Enhancements
  • Simplified Licensing
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • Mac OS 10.15
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Microsoft Exchange 2019
  • Hyper-V Server 2019
  • VMware ESXi & vCenter 7.05.5

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