Atempo Unveils Time Navigator for EMC Fastrax Tuesday 23 October 2001 PDF Print High performance backup and restore software platform supports EMC Fastrax and Oracle London, 23rd October, 2001 - Atempo, Inc. (formerly Quadratec Software) today announced at that its Time Navigator(tm) software platform for high-performance backup and restore services now supports the EMC Fastrax(tm) data movement platform in an Oracle environment. The integration of Time Navigator with EMC Fastrax results in a high performance serverless back-up and restore solution that enables joint customers to back-up large Oracle databases with no impact on the database server, an essential requirement for today's enterprise environments. Time Navigator for EMC Fastrax is one of the most advanced solutions on the market for back-up of active online data to secondary storage. EMC Fastrax accomplishes this without LAN or SAN bandwidth or application processor resources to move the data. Time Navigator reduces back-up administration and provides the most advanced approach for restoring Oracle databases. The combination of Time Navigator and EMC Fastrax reduces the database backup window to its minimum, resulting in the optimal solution for large and critical database back-up. "After joining the E-Infostructure Developers Programme, Atempo has worked quickly to integrate its Time Navigator software with EMC Fastrax," said Linda Wright, senior director of global alliances at EMC Corporation. "The integration demonstrates EMC's commitment to leverage open application programming interfaces and product strengths to deliver infrastructure solutions that help customers meet current business challenges, such as back-up and recovery of critical business information." Time Navigator for EMC Fastrax key features and benefits include: * Time Navigation(tm) for rapid restore of Oracle databases: Time Navigation is a unique feature allowing rapid detection and restoration of the corrupted or damaged parts of the database such as tablespaces, data files, log files or control files, without having to restore the entire database, which reduces the potential downtime. * Unique backup-to-disk support: Time Navigator provides backup capabilities to either an EMC Symmetrix® storage systems or Tape Library Unit (TLU) for greater flexibility to the administrator in defining back-up policies and the location of the back-up sets. * Serverless backup solution, maximising network performance with minimal impact to users and application performance. * Support of data recovery via EMC Fastrax off-line restore module in case of hardware failure. * Disaster Recovery functionality: Time Navigator for EMC Fastrax works in concert with EMC TimeFinder(tm) and SRDF(tm) to provide a robust, reliable disaster recovery solution. * Online backup for Oracle: the solution is designed for backing up Oracle databases with no database downtime. It offers data management and protection capabilities for Oracle "hot" backup, full database recovery or advanced 'Surgical' restore. * Library sharing between EMC Fastrax and other standard backup servers: Time Navigator can seamlessly share the same library for backup and restore operations for maximum hardware and software investment protection. "As a member of EMC's E-Infostructure(tm) Developers Programme, Atempo has been working with EMC to provide mutual customers with enterprise data and storage management solutions," said David Swafford, vice president, strategic alliances at Atempo. "The delivery of Atempo's Time Navigator for EMC Fastrax further demonstrates our commitment to leverage our common strengths to deliver a powerful solution alongside EMC that helps customers meet the backup and restore challenge." Availability Available now, Time Navigator for EMC Fastrax backs up Oracle databases and EMC Symmetrix logical devices. The product runs on IBM AIX, Sun Solaris and HP-UX. Time Navigator 3.6 is available from Atempo's worldwide network of distributors and VARs. About Atempo Atempo, Inc. (formerly Quadratec Software) is the developer of Time Navigator, the software platform for high-performance backup and restore services. The award-winning Time Navigator is designed for IT service providers, including both corporate and outsourced data centres. Offering service providers a combination of software technology and business partnership, Atempo provides a foundation for new value-added storage services. Its unique concept of Time Navigation delivers unparalleled restore performance, and the product supports the latest storage networking architectures including NAS, SAN and IP Storage. Customers at more than 2500 sites worldwide rely on Time Navigator, including AOL UK, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Crédit Agricole, France Telecom, and Virgin Net. Dually headquartered in Santa Clara, California and Paris, France, Atempo provides sales and support in more than 20 countries through a worldwide network of distributors and VARs. For more information please visit http://www.atempo.com Atempo and the Atempo logo are trademarks, and Time Navigator is a registered trademark of Atempo S.A and Atempo, Inc. EMC and Symmetrix are registered trademarks and E-Infostructure, TimeFinder, SRDF and Fastrax are trademarks of EMC Corporation. All other products, services and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners. 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