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Copy Data Management Solutions Drive IT Agility and Reduce Storage Cost

Published: 22 September 2014

ID: G00268542

Analyst(s): Pushan Rinnen , Garth Landers


Innovative copy data management solutions have emerged and gained initial market traction. IT operations managers should consider them to drive IT agility and reduce storage cost.

Table Of Contents


  • What Is Copy Data Management?
  • What Are the Main Benefits?
  • What Are the Use Cases?
    • Data Protection
    • Test/Development
    • Application Retirement/Migration
    • Active Archiving
    • Cloud Integration and Content Accessibility
  • Caveats to Watch Out For

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