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Outsourcing, IT Infrastructure

The IT Infrastructure Outsourcing knowledge base focuses on the selection of companies who provide outsource services in the areas of information technology (IT) infrastructure. The typical types of activities that these providers perform include data center operations; network operations; backup/recovery services, data storage management services; system administration services; end user support of desktop PCs, laptops, and handheld devices; web site, or application hosting, etc.  

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External Drive Backup Warning


Backing up critical data on an external drive provides only minimal protection against one type of data loss: hard drive failure and nothing else. External drives are easily damaged, lost, or stolen. Portable drive backups are rarely taken off-site and are insecure, time-consuming, and limited. And when an external drive holding key data no longer works, what will you do? There’s a better way to back up data. Learn more.

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Linux Laptops from Dell


Dell now has begun selling two models of its laptops with Linux preinstalled.

windows backup  model than for a Windows 98 model ($3387 vs $3188). We expect/hope this is due to start-up, and not because Dell plans to jack up the cost because it has a captive audience . In a bigger sense, this is an important step. Dell''s decision to provide a Linux laptop legitimizes the concept. Michael Dell et al. do not generally provide products unless they think they can make money from them. We expect Compaq and HP will also follow suit within three to six months. We also expect Dell to continue forming Read More

Microsoft Releases Preview of Exchange Server 2000


Microsoft Corp announced the availabilty of Exchange 2000 Server Beta 3, the messaging server previously code-named Platinum. The product will be distributed via Microsoft's web site at http://www.microsoft.com/exchange. The product is available in English, German, French and Japanese versions.

windows backup  is shipped with Microsoft Windows NT Server is made Exchange Aware upon the installation of the exchange server, yet only allows for a all or nothing back up and restore of the two primary exchange databases, priv.edb and pub.edb. One may take note that neither Lotus Domino nor Novell GroupWise includes a packaged backup system specific to e-mail. Third party vendors, such as Computer Associate''s ArcServe Backup for NT coupled with the Microsoft Exchange Agent, acquired separately, allow backups Read More

At Least It Hasn’t Been Renamed Linux 2001


Linus Torvalds and the Linux community released another test version of the Linux 2.4 kernel in late May, 2000. New features are delaying this version which was originally scheduled for October 1999.

windows backup  the high-end version of Windows 2000 finished. [See TEC Article Microsoft Readies Win2K Datacenter Edition for Defeaturing .] Further delays, however, will mean Windows 2000 Datacenter Edition will beat Linux to market. This is going to mean that service vendors expecting revenue from supporting top line data applications on Linux in 2000 are going to look toward other opportunities. We''re going to target front office, data-less applications like Apache and network attached devices, said Jim Read More

Augmenting Data Backup and Recovery with System-level Protection


File-level recovery on its own is an incomplete strategy when it comes to meeting stringent recovery time objectives (RTOs) for complete system recovery. This paper investigates what’s at risk, where system-level recovery fits relative to current data protection approaches, the impact of system-level recovery on your IT department’s ability to meet RTOs, and the potential of system-level recovery to reduce costs.

windows backup  Data Backup and Recovery with System-level Protection File-level recovery on its own is an incomplete strategy when it comes to meeting stringent recovery time objectives (RTOs) for complete system recovery. This paper investigates what’s at risk, where system-level recovery fits relative to current data protection approaches, the impact of system-level recovery on your IT department’s ability to meet RTOs, and the potential of system-level recovery to reduce costs. Read More

CD and DVD Backup Warning


Backing up your critical data on compact disc (CD) or digital versatile disc (DVD) is risky business. Disks can be easily damaged by routine use or natural disaster, lost, or stolen. CD and DVD backups are rarely taken offsite, and are not secure, automated, or full featured. Discover 10 reasons why you need to find a better data backup solution for your business, and avoid the endless expense of backing up on CD and DVD.

windows backup  and DVD Backup Warning Backing up your critical data on compact disc (CD) or digital versatile disc (DVD) is risky business. Disks can be easily damaged by routine use or natural disaster, lost, or stolen. CD and DVD backups are rarely taken offsite, and are not secure, automated, or full featured. Discover 10 reasons why you need to find a better data backup solution for your business, and avoid the endless expense of backing up on CD and DVD. Read More

Microsoft Gets Close to Another ASP


Microsoft has invested $10 million in Application Service Provider Corio. Initially, Corio will host Microsoft products based on the Windows DNA platform.

windows backup  will offer. Initially, such Windows DNA based products as Windows 2000, SQL 7.0, IIS and other BackOffice products will be hosted. Corio will also offer development tools like Visual InterDev and COM+, MTS, MSMQ and others. The two companies will build a shared laboratory to work together on hosting and deployment architecture using Microsoft''s Windows DNA platform. The companies will also share business intelligence related to Corio''s market. Market Impact While Corio is not the only ASP with which Read More

SysTrust Certified Backup


SysTrust is an assurance service developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA). SysTrust Certification is critical for any CPA, bank, lender, or financial institution subject to a data security system audit. Failure to meet industry standards can result in fines of up to $1,000 (USD) per infraction. Learn how you can protect yourself.

windows backup  Certified Backup SysTrust is an assurance service developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA). SysTrust Certification is critical for any CPA, bank, lender, or financial institution subject to a data security system audit. Failure to meet industry standards can result in fines of up to $1,000 (USD) per infraction. Learn how you can protect yourself. Read More

Who’s Got the Better Windows Office Suite? Corel or Microsoft?


There is no one correct answer, both desktop office suites excel in specific areas and pale in others. The contents of this note target the generic corporate office employee who makes heavy use of a word processor, medium use of spreadsheets, and limited database and/or web development.

windows backup  Got the Better Windows Office Suite? Corel or Microsoft? Who’s Got the Better Windows Office Suite? Corel or Microsoft? P. Hayes - May 12 , 2000 Overview: The subject of this note is the never-ending question within desktop office suites, What''s better, Corel''s or Microsoft''s? Generally, this question is answered from an emotional perspective, based entirely on the specific administrator''s and/or end users comfort level. There is no one correct answer, both desktop office suites excel in Read More

New Generation of De-dupe for Green Storage Data Protection


IT managers face explosive data growth, which drives up costs for primary storage and storage for backup and disaster recovery. To help reduce costs and footprint while maximizing return on investment (ROI), a single-instance repository de-duplication tool, when integrated with a virtual tape library, could be the answer. Learn about how using this green, flexible, and scalable solution can help with your backup needs.

windows backup  Generation of De-dupe for Green Storage Data Protection IT managers face explosive data growth, which drives up costs for primary storage and storage for backup and disaster recovery. To help reduce costs and footprint while maximizing return on investment (ROI), a single-instance repository de-duplication tool, when integrated with a virtual tape library, could be the answer. Learn about how using this green, flexible, and scalable solution can help with your backup needs. Read More

Intel's "New Best Friend" for Web Appliances is Linux


Intel has announced a brand of Web appliances that don't use Microsoft's Windows operating software. Instead, the new devices will run on the Linux operating system, which many customers are concluding is ideal for simple Web-surfing machines.

windows backup  that don''t use Microsoft''s Windows operating software. Instead, the new devices will run on the Linux operating system, which many customers are concluding is ideal for simple Web-surfing machines. According to Claude Leglise, vice president of Intel''s architecture business group and head of its home products group, these appliances will be geared toward the home/consumer market, and will initially be made by consumer electronics manufacturers. Besides making the appliances, due to begin shipping Read More

Datto, Inc.


Datto provides data backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity solutions. Datto stores over 100 petabytes of cloud data worldwide. Datto’s technologies include virtualization, backup verification, and end-to-end encryption.

windows backup  Inc. Datto provides data backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity solutions. Datto stores over 100 petabytes of cloud data worldwide. Datto’s technologies include virtualization, backup verification, and end-to-end encryption. Read More

Foundation 3000


Foundation 3000 is a Microsoft-Windows- based accounting/ERP system. It contains solutions for financials, distribution, warehouse management (WM), manufacturing, job costing, service management, rentals, embedded electronic data interchange (EDI), e-commerce, customer relationship management (CRM), and mobile sales and delivery. Foundation 3000 also includes functionality for niche markets, including management of claimbacks and rebates, royalties, catch weights, options, and attributes.  

windows backup  Foundation 3000 is a Microsoft-Windows- based accounting/ERP system. It contains solutions for financials, distribution, warehouse management (WM), manufacturing, job costing, service management, rentals, embedded electronic data interchange (EDI), e-commerce, customer relationship management (CRM), and mobile sales and delivery. Foundation 3000 also includes functionality for niche markets, including management of claimbacks and rebates, royalties, catch weights, options, and attributes. Read More

Improving Backup Performance with Defragmentation


As organizational storage allocation requirements multiply, the time required to back up file-based data also continues to increase. While software vendors continue making advancements in technology to speed up the disk fragmentation process, it continues to remain an issue—one that needs to be addressed at the file system level. Defragmenting the hard drive volume prior to performing the backup may be the answer.

windows backup  Backup Performance with Defragmentation As organizational storage allocation requirements multiply, the time required to back up file-based data also continues to increase. While software vendors continue making advancements in technology to speed up the disk fragmentation process, it continues to remain an issue—one that needs to be addressed at the file system level. Defragmenting the hard drive volume prior to performing the backup may be the answer. Read More

OS SmackDown!


In the latest escalation in the battle between Windows and Linux, directions on how to replace each with the other have been published on the Web by their respective champions.

windows backup  Linux OS and install Windows 2000/NT4 on the newly-freed-up disk drive. Not to be outdone, Linux-philes have countered by publishing instructions on how to remove a Windows OS and replace it with Linux. To close the circle, Paul Ferris, Editor at Linux Today, highlighted the silliness by publishing his own mostly-joking piece on how to uninstall both Windows and Linux. (His directions lead to a wiped out disk drive, of course.) Market Impact Alone, these documents will have minimal market impact, except Read More