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Gartner: Best Practices for Developing and Negotiating Tape Vaulting Contracts
Vaulting backup tapes is one of the most-onerous and least-glamorous tasks in IT — at least until disaster strikes, and successful data restoration becomes the difference between business survival and demise. And under those circumstances, few will disagree that effective tape vaulting is anything but money well spent. However, spent well and spent wisely aren't necessarily the same, and yours may be one of the companies spending more than you need to or committed to tape vaulting contracts that are less than adequate, less than optimized or both. Read this white paper to learn more.