UPSTREAM provides comprehensive data protection for your Linux on System z environment, leveraging your existing z/OS disaster recovery infrastructure for optimized efficiency. Delivering scalable and highly reliable backup and recovery for your Linux on System z data, UPSTREAM enables file level backups directly to System z mainframe tape or DASD. High speed backup features, including innovative data reduction and de-duplication technology, help minimize data transmission and enable execution of critical backups within limited timeframes. Using existing z/OS resources will help you lower your overall costs of protecting your Linux on System z assets and most importantly, enable you to quickly recover those assets in the event of a disaster. UPSTREAM protects a wide range of databases and applications that organizations are migrating to Linux on System z to improve operational efficiency and support business growth.