Wrap-Up on Backup from Veritas Vision 2017

It would be easy to assume that because the Veritas name has been around for more than 20 years, its products are all legacy and no longer suitable to modern data centers or IT scenarios; you would be wrong. Veritas is “back” after its divestiture from Symantecwith a laser focus on data management that very effectively narrates a comprehensive portfolio to its customers and partners.

Topics: Backup Data Protection NetBackup Veritas

Welcome Back, Veritas! The Truth Is Still the Truth

Today, Symantec announced that the Information Management (Data Protection) side of Symantec will be called Veritas Technologies Corporation (press release). Frankly, if they had chosen anything else, I would have been disappointed.

Topics: Data Protection Symantec NetBackup Backup Exec backup & recovery Veritas

Symantec offering Better Backup for All

Today, Symantec held live events covering the upcoming BackupExec 2012 and NetBackup 7.5 releases. According to Symantec, "Backup is broken" (I tend to agree). And they intend to be the fix.

Topics: Information and Risk Management Jason Buffington Symantec NetBackup Backup Exec