Shield Unveils New DR Solution for i/OS
June 15, 2010 Alex Woodie
Shield Advanced Solutions hopes a new low-cost disaster recovery product unveiled last week will find a comfortable spot among small and medium-sized System i shops. Called DR4i, the new offering continuously replicates changes to i/OS data and objects to a secondary server or LPAR. The software, which is based on IBM‘s remote journaling technology, is a scaled-down, and lower-cost, version of Shield’s high availability software product.
Companies of every size need some form of DR. For most companies, the combination of tape backups and off-site vaulting of tape cartridges provide the only assurance that a server breakdown or on-site