DataCenter Technologies (DCT)



Founded: 2002

DataCenter Technologies (DCT) was Incubaid’s first storage optimization software company, making storage systems in datacenters more efficient and scalable. The company develop a backup appliance product that became a hundred million dollar business for Veritas.

Exit: 2005

DCT was acquired by Veritas in 2005, before it became Symantec. Symantec is one of the largest software companies in the world. DCT was a privately held maker of data reduction and capacity optimization software for disk-based backup with offices in Belgium and Foster City, California.

  • DCT created backup/restore software for first Datacenters and remote offices
  • DCT created the first CAS (Content Addressed Storage) based backup technology
  • Using these technologies, customers required 10 times less storage for typical backup processes.