At a Glance
The Archive Verification Service provides full audits of all selected tapes, presenting clearly documented records for regulatory compliance or Service Level Agreement (SLA) audits.
By verifying media stored in the library, your company can lower costs associated with tape and be assured that data will be recoverable when needed.
Archive Verification Service
The Archive Verification Service provides a policy-based approach to verify system capability to read archived tape media over the course of its effective life. The service validates the readability of archived media. The validation process automatically loads media, verifies data can be read and allows for a verification schedule on user-defined policies. The technology is deployed out-of-band to the library controller and uses dedicated or shared drive(s) for archive verification. Reporting and alerting is automated and will convey the success or failure of tape media readability.