A client backup solution for todays large Windows networks, Storactives LiveBackup update provides real-time protection of desktop and laptop data with minimum user intervention and IT supervision. Its pricey, but LiveBackup can help streamline client-side data protection at large companies.
LONG-TERM BUSINESS IMPACT // For companies with important client data and a sizable budget, LiveBackups real-time data protection and easy manageability will make it a worthwhile investment for keeping client-side data safe over the long run. PROS // Transparent real-time data protection; Web-based deployment; easy to set up and manage. CONS // Supports only Windows-based systems; relatively expensive. Storactive Inc., Marina del Rey, Calif.; (888) 352-9140; www.storactive.com
SHORT-TERM BUSINESS IMPACT // LiveBackup is easy to set up and is transparent to users, allowing IT staffs to quickly safeguard client data right out of the box.