Today, Symantec announced its appliance strategy to provide customers with choice in how they deploy its leading data protection and storage management solutions. With massive data growth frustrating storage and backup professionals, simplicity has become a critical element of the IT infrastructure. The appliances allow organizations to quickly deploy Symantec technology to reduce the impact of data growth in the fastest deployment model possible. Appliances also help customers drive down total cost of ownership. Software pre-installed on appliances, front end terabyte licensing model for deduplication and a single point of contact for software and hardware technical support provides additional cost reducing benefits.
In conjunction with this new appliance strategy, Symantec introduced Symantec NetBackup 5200.
- NetBackup 5200 enables customers to expand their data protection infrastructure with an easy to deploy, all-in-one hardware and software solution for scalable backup and deduplication..
For more information on the new appliance, read the following blog: