Primary Storage Media for Virtual Machines

What is the primary storage medium for your virtual machines?

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Tape: 39%
Disk: 20%
Deduplicated disk: 6%
Both disk & tape: 24%
All the above: 11%
Survey of 54 users of Symantec NetBackup

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Validated on Jul 01, 2011 | Respondent Details

Selected individual responses used in this chart:

Title Company Size Industry Response
IT Specialist Large Enterprise Real Estate


IT Architect Large Enterprise Aerospace & Defense

Both disk & tape

Storage Administrator Large Enterprise Professional Services


IT Specialist Non-profit Non-profit

Both disk & tape

IT Architect Fortune 500 Telecommunications Services


IT Architect Medium Enterprise Computer Services

Deduplicated disk

IT Specialist Small Business Computer Services

Both disk & tape

IT Architect Global 500 Energy & Utilities

Both disk & tape

IT Manager Federal Government


IT Systems Analyst Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services

Both disk & tape

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