Tributary Systems, Inc. CIO Review
Tandemworld Article March 2018-1
Tributary Cloud Object Storage is a web-scale platform that stores unstructured data — from petabyte to exabyte — with reliability, security, availability and disaster recovery without replication.
To build a sustainable advantage in a world of 24×7 continuous operations, organizations of all sizes, from small to enterprise, must adopt a data agenda to extract the full value of their vast and complex data sets. Because data is the new business currency, organizations must quickly and efficiently transact, analyze and gain actionable insight...
Tributary Storage Director has been fully tested and qualified with CA1 Tape Management in the z/OS mainframe environment. The Storage Director solution runs with all the standard functionality and features of CA1, because Storage Director fully emulates and runs as standard IBM tape library and VTL technology. The technology within Storage Director brings a scalable,...
Tape plays various important roles in the mainframe environment, unlike in open systems where it is primarily used for data backup. For mainframes, tape is also used for database log files and mission-critical transaction files. As a result, significant savings can be realized from a virtual tape storage solution like Storage Director®.
While IBM researchers can now store data in 12 atoms, it still takes considerably more atoms to do so using tape. Today, tape remains a major expense and performance roadblock for enterprise data centers. However, it’s possible to bring advanced technologies to long-term storage through virtual tape backup.
A critical IT management challenge is to optimize the use of existing storage to improve efficiency and return on investment (ROI) while continuing to support different data storage needs and different business solutions throughout the enterprise.
Setting Up and Using Tivoli Storage Manager with Storage Director The document to the right is a guide for setting up the Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) for use with Tributary Systems Inc. Storage Director (SD). The setup will be similar for any version on any platform, but for this example the TSM for windows server is...
This IBM solution brief describes how Tributary Storage Director empowers IT departments to back up from any computing platform to any back-end storage architecture. Storage Director is a virtual backup solution that combines sophisticated software with expandable cache and storage arrays to give you full, automated control.