The handiest and most affordable desktop backup device is currently an external hard drive. But to back up critical workstations and servers, you need high-capacity removable media that you can rotate and secure off-site. Iomega's next-generation Rev drive fills that need.
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Although backup behemoth Quantum has retained a hefty market share with its highly regarded DLT-based tape backup products since its 2001 hard-drive business sale to Maxtor, the company has been challenged to deliver a consistent profit to its shareholders--a problem fairly common in the tech industry post-Internet bubble.
Quantum has released its latest midrange tape drive, bulking up the amount of data that can be stored on a tape cartridge and cutting backup times.