All the features of tape storage without the actual tape
Didier Van Hoye wants you to wake up. The future, he says, is uncertain, while failure is inevitable. In a self-described long-winded blog post, Van Hoye paints a picture of an interconnected world in the very near future, subject to much more coordinated attacks than we’ve ever seen. It’s critical, he says, to make sure your data backups are air-gapped.
IT departments in the past relied on tape backups, which offered the “write once, read many” feature, or WORM.