SurePath ShareLoader by Crossroads Systems
CROSSROADS SYSTEMS has released SurePath ShareLoader, a new appliancedesigned to automate backups of both on-site and remote systems. Inthis age of regulatory compliance, the device's data storage andretrieval features are important for schools, allowing users toretrieve lost data themselves, saving IT departments time. ShareLoader is a rack-mount unit that integrates into backup environmentsand combines disk and tape media for archiving and disasterrecovery of data. The appliance is managed centrally via a web-basedinterface that provides event logging, notification, and reporting. It canalso automate tape migration based on defined storage thresholds and tape-rotationpolicies. Price: Begins at $28,750.
This article originally appeared in the 12/01/2007 issue of THE Journal.
The role of technology as an agent for creating more leveled playing fields for student learning is not new – but it has not been fully articulated before now. As a result of using technology as a platform for remote learning, both teachers and administrators now place a higher valuation on the role of technology to support students’ future success.