Tape Redirector White Paper
This document describes StarWind Tape Redirector which resolves the distance limitations issue between the backup server and tape drive by transferring backup data over any IP network using iSCSI. It acts as a translation layer between VMs and the tape library, providing a VM solution with the interface for accessing the tape hardware. VMs perform backups directly to the tape library via iSCSI in loopback.
Tap Room Meeting: Virtual Tape Library: VTLize Your Backup Infrastructure
Backup Exec, Data Protection Manager, Veeam are included into the good old recipe of backup “to-tape” strategy. But a few drops of StarWind VTL may change the taste of traditional blend making it perfect. ...