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RE: CD-RW Backup

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Backup exec is the industry standard.  However, it is also expensive and I'm
not really sure about compatibility with CD-RW devices.

We have recently begun using a product from NovaStor (www.novastor.com)
called NovaBackup.  I find it to be very comparable in power to BackupExec,
but (if you don't need the plug-ins to backup open files, exchange server,
etc.) it's a LOT cheaper.

They also have a product called NovaDisk that will do backups to CD-R.  This
program currently only works under Win9x, not NT, if that makes a
difference.

Check out their web site.

Dan

-----Original Message-----
From: Mark E. Deardorff [mailto:MarkD(--nospam--at)DandDEng.com]
Sent: Sunday, January 09, 2000 4:08 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: CD-RW Backup


Backup Exec is by Veritas. Go to www.veritas.com.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vyacheslav Gordin [mailto:scgordin(--nospam--at)hotmail.com]
> Sent: Saturday, January 08, 2000 11:35 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: CD-RW Backup
>
>
> Happy New Year to all fellow engineers!
>
> I am switching from tape to CD-RW backup.  Can anybody
> recommend a tested,
> reliable, simple, effective, and inexpensive software for
> that purpose?
>
> Thanks in advance,
>
> Steve Gordin, S.E., Ph.D
> Irvine, CA