Tech Term of the Week: Data Archiving

By Gotham
Posted in Uncategorized
On December 19, 2012

From the EMC Glossary: Data archiving is the process of identifying and moving inactive data out of current production systems and into specialized long-term archival storage systems. Moving inactive data out of production systems optimizes the performance of resources needed there, while specialized archival systems store information more cost-effectively and provide for retrieval when needed.