updated 09:20 am EDT, Mon May 2, 2005
BakBone today announced the latest version of , its comprehensive data protection server solution for Apple's Mac OS X 10.4. BakBone is "the first backup and recovery solution provider to announce 64-bit support for Tiger." NetVault accommodates both single-server backup requirements and dispersed servers and computing platforms. Using a Virtual Disk Library (VDL) approach, users can run nightly backups on the VDL with a much smaller backup window and then transfer data to tape during the day without impacting the production environment. "We're continuing to see considerable enterprise market acceptance for Mac OS X along with a need for data protection solutions that address the exponential data growth and performance requirements of the platform ... Delivering enterprise-class data protection on the Macintosh platform is significant and should bolster Tiger's appeal in corporate data centers."