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TThe data protection market is forecast to be worth $8.3bn by 2020, according to Ovum’s Software Market Forecast Report: Infrastructure, 2015–20. However, the CAGR will remain in single digits at 6.2% between 2015 and 2020.


  • Ovum believes that this slower-than-expected growth is due to market transformation from on-premises infrastructure to a wider use of public/hybrid cloud computing.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand that NetBackup 8.1 introduces some key new capabilities needed for effective data protection in the multicloud-era.
  • Learn why software-defined storage forms part of the infrastructure needed in a multicloud world.

Key questions answered

  • Why does data protection require a 360-degree perspective?
  • Why is software-defined storage an important part of the infrastructure needed in a multicloud world?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • NetBackup 8.1 introduces key capabilities for effective data protection in the multicloud era
  • Software-defined storage forms part of the infrastructure needed in a multicloud world
  • Data protection requires a 360-degree perspective
  • The need to effectively manage corporate data and have deep visibility is being driven by GDPR


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