BMCs SQL-BackTrack Gains IBM Storage Nod
BMC Software on Monday extended the compatibility and management reach of its SQL-BackTrack database backup and recovery software to the IBM Tivoli platform.BMC Software, Inc. extended the compatibility and management reach of its SQL-BackTrack database backup and recovery offering on Monday by unveiling interoperability with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. Customers of Houston, Tex.-based BMC Software will benefit from the tight integration through accelerated application deployment and testing thanks to SQL-BackTracks new Ready for IBM Tivoli software program designation, noted William Donahoo, BMCs director of business development. According to company officials, other recovery features of the package include automated recovery execution and a reduction in storage administration intervention. It also supports cross-implementation of expiration policies and can locate backup assets as well as mount tapes using robotic tape devices.
The systems management software provider in March announced a similar deal with Veritas Software Corp. of Mountain View, Calif., to marry SQL-BackTrack with Veritas NetBackup product.