Transformation of the backup infrastructure is the next frontier for IT and storage managers. Backup is an area where architectures are only slowly evolving, and "never touch a running
system" is the mantra in many organizations. However, the transformation of the IT infrastructure that is happening in most IT departments today has a significant impact on current and future data protection architectures.
This executive brief will discuss the evolution and challenges of data protection and how backup appliances can form part of a modern data protection architecture.