IT departments are tasked with ensuring application and system availability while grappling with continually growing data. It’s also assumed that IT will simultaneously address increasing retention requirements and reduce recovery times—all while working within a limited budget. That’s a tall order for any IT pro.
Read this paper to find out what IT departments can do to handle the explosion of data by decreasing storage with data deduplication. Optimizing your application SLAs based upon your data, criticality, and retention requirements while leveraging the deduplication provided by both your backup solution and storage hardware will help improve your capabilities.