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By Paul Kirvan Evaluate May 04, 2015

The rise of disaster recovery in the cloud

Today, a number of organizations are moving their backups to a public cloud in an effort to place the backups at a safe distance from regional disasters, while also reducing backup-related storage costs. Prior to ... Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Problem Solve May 29, 2015

What are the top misconceptions about instant recovery?

Instant recovery allows users to run a virtual machine from a backup copy. We list the top five fallacies around the technology. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Manage Jul 28, 2015

How are hyper-converged vendors providing disaster recovery?

Brien Posey explains how hyper-converged systems are used for disaster recovery and which vendors are offering it in this expert answer. Continue Reading


By George Crump Evaluate Jul 23, 2015

Backup evolves to allow faster recovery point objective

Most users want their critical applications to have faster recovery time objectives, but IT departments preach a more realistic expectation. Continue Reading


By Paul Kirvan Manage Jun 30, 2015

Today's most popular business continuity/disaster recovery standards

BC/DR standards have evolved dramatically over the past 10-15 years. Find out the most widely used standards and practices with this updated list. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Jun 29, 2015

Why are data backups and disaster recovery converging?

Backup and disaster recovery have primarily been treated separately. Learn how server virtualization has allowed these two technologies to converge. Continue Reading


By Andrew Burton Get Started Jun 29, 2015

VM backup software offers efficient protection and recovery

Virtual machine-specific backup software and VM backup functionality from traditional vendors have changed virtual server backup for the better. Continue Reading


By Steve Goodman Manage Apr 21, 2015

Switch authentication modes during a disaster recovery

Converting authentication modes is a rare thing admins need to address, but it must be fixed right away when it happens -- and Microsoft's documentation on it is incorrect. Continue Reading


By Andrew Burton News Feb 11, 2015

Unitrends Certified Recovery Suite

This year, Unitrends announced UCRS, a new software bundle that offers backup for virtual and physical servers, as well as hybrid cloud DR. Continue Reading


By Sean McGrath Apr 07, 2015

Samsung results indicate possible recovery

Samsung's initial Q1 figures suggest that the South Korean giant may have turned a corner Continue Reading