secondary storage

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Noun1.secondary storage - a data storage device that is not the main memory of a computersecondary storage - a data storage device that is not the main memory of a computer
memory device, storage device - a device that preserves information for retrieval
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The replication application maintains a local copy of all the modifications and uses compression algorithms to transmit the changes to the remote secondary storage.
As with other HSM products, when migrating a file to secondary storage, Managed Server HSM replaces the file on the primary storage device with a "stub file," a small file that contains a pointer to the new location of the file on the secondary storage device.
Also, a 400-gal secondary storage receiver was installed upstream of the stackers, and air lances were regulated to 50 psi.
ARIA-Server Migration Manager automatically migrates data from primary disk storage to secondary storage devices such as optical disk or cartridge tape robotic libraries.
Spectra Logic's archive and backup products are designed specifically for secondary storage needs and are compatible with every major tape and disk format.
The ILM solution then automatically archives this data to secondary storage without manual assistance from IT personnel.
a leading data storage solutions provider, today announced a new tiered SAS/SATA disk array that expands to 80 TB of primary and secondary storage in a single solution that are available for both SAS and Fibre Channel hosts.
Is the secondary storage facility located in a dry desert climate?
The NetApp NearStore R100 provides economical, scalable, and easily managed secondary storage that integrates seamlessly within enterprise network infrastructures.
SATABeast's innovative combination of technologies delivers unsurpassed capacity, performance, reliability and cost savings for primary and near-line storage, disk-to-disk backup, secondary storage and fixed content archive applications.
Real-time synchronous replication is the most effective type of replication for high-availability clusters and server failover in a LAN environment, since the data is completely identical at all times between the primary and secondary storage server.
The company offers secondary storage products based on tape drives, autoloaders, libraries, media, software and hardware components for mainstream configurations.