Every business in today's data-intensive world is faced with increasing data storage requirements and the challenges associated with effectively managing that data. Most companies recognize the importance of backing up frequently used data onto disk or the Cloud, and storing less frequently used data on tape for archive and disaster recovery applications. However, for some users, the process of creating, storing, retrieving and sharing large data sets can be costly and cumbersome and they need help bridging that gap.
Enter NEO Agility™, providing allows users the ability to effortlessly drag and drop files to and from tape, just as if they were located on a standard disk volume. Data can easily be moved, shared and stored without the need for backup software. With NEO Agility, users benefit from improved workflow, portability of data, effortless archive operations, superior reliability and the lowest possible cost of ownership by combining the speed and accessibility of disk with the reliability and longevity of tape.
With This Product You Can:
Lower your cost of storage
Increase the efficiency of your primary storage
Easily and quickly store and retrieve up to 720TB* of data
Effortlessly share files between individuals, organizations or locations
Archive data on WORM cartridges for regulatory compliance requirements
Facilitate exchange of data between primary storage and archive systems
Provides easy accessto files
Familiar file system user interface
Provides cost-effectiveNAS storage
Replication of Data
Frees up expensive primary storage
Simplified Installationand use
Flexible storage capacities
Tape Library Compatibility
Provides Easy Access to Files
Even though archived files may be physically located on tape, users have convenient access to the data. Files appear in the OS directory tree structure just as if they were located on the primary storage. Because LTO cartridges contained in the NEO Agility solution are self-describing, they contain all the file system information needed to recover data and can be easily transferred between archive systems.
Familiar File System User Interface
NEO Agility presents a familiar Windows file/folder structure user interface allowing files to be easily moved to and from the client computer and NEO tape library with simple "drag & drop" actions across the network. Because files are written to and retrieved from the archive as if through a standard disk-based volume or network share, NEO Agility is easily used with most applications.
Provides Cost-Effective NAS Storage
Being able to access your NEO Series tape library as a NAS share allows easy exchange of data between primary and archive storage. Because NEO Agility allows you to easily archive data off to tape, even though it appears as if the archive is on disk, the content needing to be stored is minimized, providing the IT Administrator with the bandwidth needed to focus on other activities.