Active archives provide a framework for managing hundreds of terabytes to petabytes of storage by applying an active archive software layer that allows the existing file system to expand over disk and tape library technologies simultaneously. Today this framework continued its momentum with the announcement that Imation Corp. has joined the Active Archive Alliance as a contributing member.
Organizations of all sizes across various verticals are experiencing massive digital data growth and need effective storage solutions that are scalable, secure and cost-effective,” said Bill Schilling, director of scalable storage marketing at Imation. “We are pleased to be a part of this innovative group of storage industry leaders that are helping to advance the use of active archives as a means to achieve affordable and fast online access to archived data.”
Widely known for their Scalable Storage solutions, Imation offers cost-effective data backup and archiving solutions with four layers of data storage: active, online, nearline and cloud.
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