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Computer Business Review: Unix-to-Linux Data Moves a Target for Migration Tools

Mar 13, 2005, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])


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"Only a third of Unix-to-Linux data migration projects are making use of the software tools, volume manager or mirroring strategies that are so well established in the mainframe data center.

"Research conducted to quantify the issues, downtime and challenges associated with data migration has concluded that where data needs to be moved from one server to another as part of a technology refresh program, a Unix-to-Linux migration or for load balancing purposes, the project will almost always bust the budget and the planned downtime window..."

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