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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end for primary or secondary storage, Commins said.
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It is important to note that whatever practices and media are used for transporting data out of data centers, they must be available for getting that data back into the data center for a restore--and then back again to the secondary storage site once the restore is complete.
IP SAN solutions are also becoming popular for secondary storage, in both departmental data centers and the glass house.
Designed to provide secondary storage in a data centre the library features internal fibre channel connectivity, redundant hot swappable components and up to 32 DLTtape drives and 652 DLTtape cartridges, scaleable up to 80 DLTtape drives and 1,630 cartridges.
Secondary storage provides for greater application availability, recovery, and business continuity.
Again, by assessing and classifying data, IT better understands what data needs to be on tape at given points in time, and what should be retained on secondary storage resources.
They moved data from primary to secondary storage (i.e., disk to tape), based primarily on the age of the files.