Worldwide Purpose-Built Backup Appliance (PBBA) Market Experiences Strong Growth in Second Quarter of 2012, According to IDC

Worldwide PBBA factory revenues posted year-over-year growth of 29.8%, totaling just under $657.4 million, in the second quarter of 2012 (2Q12), according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Purpose-Built Backup Appliance Tracker. For the quarter, the total PBBA open systems market posted just under $551.1 million in revenues, representing 27.7% growth from the prior year's second quarter. The total worldwide PBBA capacity shipped reach 273,082 terabytes, growing 32.2% year over year.

Kroll Ontrack Dispels Biggest Enterprise Data Recovery Myths

Kroll Ontrack, the leading provider of information management, data recovery, and legal technology products and services, today announced the top five data recovery myths. From concerns over cost, system complexity and data protection to resource constraints and simple misunderstandings, preconceived notions are hindering organisations from obtaining a successful data recovery and protecting their data from future loss.