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November 8, 2010 | Volume 5 Issue 21


TOP STORY: Backup and Recovery Strategies Update for IBM i
FEATURED ARTICLE: How to Avoid the Top Five Most Expensive Disk Issues
NEWS HIGHLIGHT: EXTOL and S4i Partner to Streamline and Automate B2B Supply Chain Processes
WHITE PAPER: How to Avoid the Top Five Most Expensive Disk Issues
FORUM: Help! How Do I Clear the Save History Area?

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Feature Article - System Administration
Backup and Recovery Strategies Update for IBM i

There are many ways to back up your system and your data. What's important is that you actually choose one and use it.

debbie_saugenWritten by Debbie Saugen

The most valuable component of any computer system isn't the hardware or software that runs the computer but, rather, the data that resides on the system. If a system failure or disaster occurs, you can replace the computer hardware and software that runs your business. Your company's data, however, is irreplaceable. For this reason, it's critical to have a good backup and recovery strategy. Companies go out of business when their data can't be recovered.


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Feature - System Administration
How to Avoid the Top Five Most Expensive Disk Issues

Learn the critical areas that can lead to major disk expense and what is needed to resolve them.

greer_hahnWritten by Greer Hahn

Editor's note: This article introduces the white paper "How to Avoid the Top Five Most Expensive Disk Issues" available free at the MC White Paper Center.


Why risk the disk? Many IT managers will be familiar with the "disk or die" ultimatums that a disgruntled system can issue and have felt the resulting fallout of poor performance, lost data, and, most commonly, the additional cost which can quickly run into many thousands of dollars of unplanned expense.


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