NetBackup Open Storage Option (OST) vs sliced bread

Maybe you were like me when you first read about NetBackup’s Open Storage Option (OST): you were underwhelmed.  You also may have been waiting for vendors to jump on it.  (It was announced two years ago.)  Things have definitely changed since then.  In fact, at a recent very large customer that was considering purchasing a dedupe target, they chose only to look at vendors that supported NetBackup’s OST.  Click Read More to see why this option is so important for NetBackup customers, and why other backup software vendors better come up with something like it real-quick-like.
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