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September 29, 2014
SearchDataBackup contributor John Hilliard spoke with George Crump of Storage Switzerland to learn more about virtual server recovery in place -- a feature of some VM backup software products.
September 05, 2014
ExaGrid gives its backup dedupe appliance an upgrade to improve its replication performance and work better with Veeam backup software.
June 20, 2014
Zerto plans to take its replication for virtual machines a step further with Cloud Fabric, which will move workloads between clouds and hypervisors.
April 25, 2014
Virtual backup specialist Nakivo turns attention to Microsoft with greater Exchange support and roadmap plans for Active Directory and Hyper-V.
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Virtualization complicated backup using legacy products, but virtual machine backup software offers flexibility and a richer feature set. Continue Reading
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Unlike a few years ago, legacy backup products now offer virtual server support. However, VM-specific apps still offer functionality that legacy products do not and VM backup vendors continue to innovate. This Handbook explores virtual ... Continue Reading
How do VM-specific backup apps fit into a cloud backup/DR environment? Is there anything that VM-specific tools offer that traditional tools don't in this area? Also, what about archiving? Continue Reading
Since legacy backup software products have added VM backup capabilities, why do so many shops stick with a VM-specific solution instead of simply performing all virtual server backups with one tool? Wouldn't that be more efficient? Continue Reading
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Colm Keegan of Storage Switzerland discusses ways to prevent performance issues associated with virtual backups. Continue Reading
The decentralization of data among endpoint devices has been a game-changer for IT professionals. After decades of delivering consolidated infrastructure platforms, i.e., servers, there has been an increased distribution of data as end users demand ... Continue Reading
Today's workforce is increasingly mobile and BYOD has taken hold in many organizations. The use of devices not connected to a local network is a challenge for IT staffs tasked with protecting data on those devices. While mobile and cloud platforms ... Continue Reading
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Independent backup expert Brien Posey discusses native hypervisor-based replication in VMware and Hyper-V, in this Expert Answer. Continue Reading
Virtual machine backups can fail, and when they do, you must determine the cause of the failure. Here are 10 common reasons for VM backup failure. Continue Reading
When a VM restore fails, you must troubleshoot quickly. Event logs are a good start, but can be cryptic. Here are 10 causes of VM restore failures. Continue Reading