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Tape or backup device storage facility

Posted on 2014-04-21
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what is the right name for the off - shore storage facility on the computer electronic data storage location
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by:Tony Giangreco
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There are tons of off-shore storage locations in every country. If you want the terminology for this, it is cloud backup, online backup or cloud storage.

Here are some sites describing the technology

http://searchdatabackup.techtarget.com/definition/cloud-backup

http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/C/cloud_backup.html

http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/O/online_backup.html
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by:Gerald Connolly
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If you are storing Backups and archives in locations other than your data centre for "Data Recovery"/"Data Tolerence" (DR/DT) reasons, then that is normally referred to as, off-site storage which is increasingly today in the cloud.
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you are correct . I am referring to the Tape backup storage facility that alocating the separate box (vault) keep the tapes
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So it sounds like you are referring to Offsite Storage.

Is it a brand name like Iron Mountain that you are after?
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