Navigation Links
Harvard Vanguard Cures Data Backup Ills With EMC Avamar
Date:4/7/2009

Data Deduplication Technology Slashes Data Backup Size from 3.2 Terabytes to 1 Terabyte; Backup Time Reduced from 35 to 2 Hours

HOPKINTON, Mass., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced that Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, a multi-specialty medical group delivering care to 450,000-plus patients at more than 20 offices across eastern Massachusetts, has deployed an EMC Avamar(R) backup and recovery solution to significantly increase the reliability and efficiency of its growing backup operations while improving its IT efficiencies.

Harvard Vanguard previously performed tape backups of servers located at 18 different practice sites. Because the local staff could no longer keep up with longer backup cycles, failing backups, finding lost tapes and cleaning tape drives, Harvard Vanguard began sending its backups over the network to a large tape drive in the main datacenter, but this solution also presented issues.

"Our data requirements have increased significantly," said Rich April, Harvard Vanguard's Director of Network Engineering. "When we performed the tape backups locally, it was becoming too labor-intensive and failure-prone with bigger backups - especially across 18 sites. So we centralized our tape backups but it still would take 35 hours to complete. We'd have to run the backups at night; pause them while people were in the office and restart that night. Because the data had to be carved into different sections, it was a complex process. And when tape backup jobs failed, as they often do, it was a real headache because the backup window was frequently too congested to allow for rescheduling of a failed backup."

The physician group decided to replace its Symantec Backup Exec tape backup software with
'/>"/>

SOURCE EMC Corporation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Tomato Products Wellness Council Joins Harvard Medical School and the Culinary Institute of America to Take Part in Healthy Kitchen, Healthy Lives April 2-5, 2009
2. Runaway Health Care Costs: 12 Ways You Can Rein Them in, from the Harvard Health Letter
3. Press Ganey and Harvards Forces of Change Announce 2nd Annual Collaboration
4. Harvard Health Publications Launches Online Stress Resource Center
5. Harvard Health Publications Launches New Consumer Website
6. New Strategies for the New Year: Resolving to break an addiction? Help from Harvard Medical School
7. Free Guide to Remaining Calm During Stressful Times from Harvard Medical School
8. Fresh Thinking: Harvard Business Review Article Explores When and How Companies Must Reinvent Their Businesses
9. The Top 10 Health Stories of 2008, from the Harvard Health Letter
10. Easing Social Anxiety During the Holidays: Tips from Harvard Women's Health Watch
11. New Treatment Options for Seasonal Affective Disorder, from Harvard Mental Health Letter
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/25/2014)... THURSDAY, Dec. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The risk ... the holidays, so you need to be extra cautious, ... Day, we see a significant increase in patients coming ... at the Suffolk County Volunteer Firefighters Burn Center of ... celebrations should be full of joy, but if not ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- Among early stage breast cancer patients ... of one percent will eventually develop leukemia as a ... The finding comes from a review of more than ... and it suggests that the risk for developing treatment-related ... previously thought. "The frequency of bone marrow cancers ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... tries its best to translate the experience of dress ... introduced its new collection of 2015 prom dresses, and ... prom outfits are guaranteed to contain the perfect designs ... designed for 2015. Anyone who wants to buy ... before Jan. 26, 2015, the deadline of the promotion. ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 25, 2014 “ SmileStix ” was ... features the latest and coolest mobile applications on the iOS, ... and host of NewsWatch, conducted the app review and shared ... create personal stickers. , The old saying goes, “A picture ... of words that can describe a single image, because each ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Newton, North Carolina (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 ... a North Carolina Retirement Community, recently showed their ... and girls of the Catawba County Parenting Network- ... meal, the 10 children gathered around the largest ... community to open presents purchased by residents of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Don't Let Burns Mar Your Holidays 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 3Health News:Angelweddingdress 2015 Prom Dresses Online Now 2Health News:An Application to Create Custom Stickers was Featured on NewsWatch Television on December 19, 2014 2Health News:Retirement Community Residents Make Impact During Holiday Season 2
... , WASHINGTON, Nov. 17 Family Research Council President ... to repudiate comments made by U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) to ... out of the process" in the health care debate because of ... The Hill , "Last I heard, we had separation of church ...
... , LEXINGTON, Ky., Nov. 17 Keeping up with the latest ... the cultural radar. The International SPA Association makes it easy ... Forecasts for 2010 prove one thing - a healthy lifestyle never ... more educated than ever before when it comes to value and ...
... Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP), a local, ... among the state,s top Medicaid health plans according to the ... News & World Report and the National Committee for ... commercial, Medicare and Medicaid health plans across the U.S. ...
... being applied with great success to operating room patients ... help them breathe during surgery, Johns Hopkins researchers report ... anesthesia, they stop breathing on their own and anesthesiologists ... a first step in machine-assisted breathing. The researchers showed ...
... remedies are increasingly important in the health care marketplace. ... Research explores how consumers choose among the many ... health remedy options available to consumers include drugs, supplements, ... name a few). Such medical pluralism is common in ...
... pyramids, and not an ill of the modern world , ... may have more of a family history -- the human ... techniques have unearthed hardening of the arteries -- or atherosclerosis, ... to 3,500 years old. , Experts have long believed that ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:FRC Calls on President Obama, Speaker Pelosi, and Senator Reid to Repudiate Diana DeGette's Religious Bigotry 2Health News:2010 International SPA Association Trend Watch 2Health News:2010 International SPA Association Trend Watch 3Health News:2010 International SPA Association Trend Watch 4Health News:IEHP Ranks #2 in California Among Medicaid Health Plans 2Health News:Need for emergency airway surgery for hard-to-intubate patients reduced 2Health News:When East meets West: Why consumers turn to alternative medicine 2Health News:The Mummies' Curse: Heart Disease 2Health News:The Mummies' Curse: Heart Disease 3
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014  Commonwealth Cornerstone Group (CCG) today announced the completion ... Tuesday to help fund the expansion and consolidation of healthcare ... Sharon . PHN is the largest ... . It is the largest employer in Sharon,s ... on staff. Currently, PHN Sharon offers scattered services ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014  The International Trade Commission (ITC) issued its final ... Medical. In a notice issued on December 23, the ITC ... on its humidifier was invalid. BMC President, ... are very excited with the ITC,s decision in this case. ... taken since the very beginning on the key patents in ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... LONDON , December 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... expected to grow at an average rate of 8.1%. ... and volume. Hip, knee and spine surgeries are the ... emerging economies they have a lower penetration. Increased number ... use of composites. Non-metallic orthopedic devices have gained popularity ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Commonwealth Cornerstone Group Announces $8 Million in Tax Credits to Expand and Consolidate Healthcare Services in Sharon 2Commonwealth Cornerstone Group Announces $8 Million in Tax Credits to Expand and Consolidate Healthcare Services in Sharon 3ITC Final Decision Goes Against ResMed (RMD) Monumental Win for 3B/BMC 2Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 2Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 3
NS2000 Bipolar Generator provides precise coagulation without tissue sticking....
The Sabre 2400 provides high power performance and key user features to meet today's demanding electrosurgical needs. It is an ideal general-purpose electrosurgical generator....
The ExcaliburPlus PC is the most powerful isolated ESU with 10,000 V PTP in spray coag....
Standard bipolar coagulator...
Medicine Products: