Backup Tapes Remediation
Addressing the Risky Use of Backup Tapes for Data Archiving
November 23, 2023DownloadsDownload Report
Once touted as the pinnacle of long-term data storage, magnetic backup tapes have evolved into a data albatross around the necks of corporate Australia. Storage costs, difficulty of data retrieval and the threat of regulatory action due to data over-retention loom over companies that continue to retain backup tapes as a permanent archive.
In this video, Information governance, data risk and privacy expert Chris Hatfield explores the risk of using physical backup tapes and how FTI Consulting helps organisations address retention issues.
Read our Bad Tapes report to learn what led to data over-retention on backups, what the current situation is and how to remediate data holdings to reduce ongoing operational costs and regulatory risk.
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