Demand global deduplication for disk-based backup

Post by Calvin Zito (thank you)

Last week, I did a blog post about all-flash, one of the big topics we see. This week I want to hit an old topic that still is relevant because of the innovation in the industry: disk-based backup.

Just before HP Discover, I saw an article in The Register where an EMC Data Domain executive was asked “Why has EMC never provided global deduplication across Data Domain boxes?” The answer was, well shocking: “To date, we’ve not seen a need”.

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