Quantum-ANZ Data Migration Services

Data Migration Services Provided:

  • Hardware Assessment
  • Software Compatibility Check
  • Tape Drive Configuration
  • Media Check and Data Validation
  • Data Transfer and Migration – tape to tape or tape to cloud
  • Testing and Verification

We recommend migrating to LTO-9 Media.

The benefits of LTO-9:

  • Enhanced Data Capacity – Up to 45 TB compressed 2.5:1 (18TB native)
  • Faster Data Transfer Speeds – Up to 900 MB/s compressed (400 MB/s native)
  • Long-term Scalability – Future-proofed, providing room for further advancements in data storage technology.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How many tapes are required to be migrated?
  • What tape formats (LTO-4, LTO-5, LTO-6, etc.) are used? 
  • Where do you want to migrate data from tape to? Tape (LTO-8, LTO-9), Disk or Cloud?
  • Where are the tapes currently being stored?
  • What backup software (NetBackup, Commvault, Veeam, etc.) is used to write to tape, including the version?
  • What is the number of unique backup environments being used, including the operating systems for each environment?
  • What is the number of backup software catalogues?
  • Is encryption or multiplexing used when writing data to tape? If so, please provide details.
  • What operating systems (Windows, Linux, etc) are being backed up?
  • What applications (Exchange, SQL, etc) are being backed up?
  • What data will be of interest for archival restores from tape?
  • What is the desired retention policy for the images on the new tape media?
  • Do you need the new media provided as part of the migration or supply your own?

We look forward to working with you to solve any data migration requirement.

Contact Quantum-ANZ on 1300 761 199 or email us at [email protected] today.