Symantec attacks backup with live state recovery

Tuesday, 5 October 2004, 5:00 PM EST

In an effort to include storage within its empire of security products, Symantec Corp. announced that it is going after the backup market with live state recovery software products that do point-in-time snapshots of entire servers or desktops.

The announcement marks Cupertino, Calif.-based Symantec's official branding of the technology it obtained through its acquisition of software company Powerquest Corp. in December 2003.

By Shane O'Neill at Search Storage.

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