Scott Alan Miller, Ideology Inspirer, looks back at StarWind VTL, which started back in the day when organizations started to need fast disk-based storage to replace tape in tape-centric backup infrastructures. He talks about why virtual tape has become relevant today. In particular, he discusses the new use cases it gets with the trend for use with object storage and public cloud as a backup, as well as for long term archival storage.
Recorded at Storage Field Day in Silicon Valley on March 9, 2018. For more information, visit TechFieldDay.com/event/sfd15/