April 26, 2005 Alex Woodie
FalconStor is offering new connectivity options with its VirtualTape Library (VTL), an appliance that enables companies to set up disk-to-disk backups for iSeries and other servers. With FalconStor’s VTL version 3.1, the company has upgraded the device’s firmware to include new emulations of IBM tape drives and libraries for OS/400 servers, as well as new support for StorageTek storage software, Novell SuSE Linux servers, and new 64-bit processors from Intel.
FalconStor’s VTL appliance is designed to help users set up and provision a high-speed disk-to-disk backup system, without changing existing tape backup software and procedures. The VTL–which sits between