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Don't Get Duped by Dedupe
If the purpose of deduplication is to provide more storage – particularly backup storage – for less money, then why do some deduplication vendors demand customers pay more per terabyte of storage and push the task of integrating, monitoring, and managing deduplication back onto their users?
Continue on to this resource to better understand the various approaches to deduplication and uncover the strengths and weaknesses of the various approaches. Also find out about a next-gen strategy called adaptive deduplication that delivers the advantages without the capital expense of hardware-based deduplication device.