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replication: Replication (pronounced rehp-lih-KA-shun) is the process of making a replica (a copy) of something.

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By Brien Posey Evaluate Nov 23, 2015

Data replication technologies: Benefits and drawbacks

Data volume plays a large role when implementing host-, array- and network-based data replication technologies. This tip breaks down the pros and cons of each approach. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Manage Nov 20, 2015

What's a good strategy to replicate data across AWS sites?

Our enterprise uses a multisite application strategy, and we need to properly synchronize user info. What is the best way to mirror data stores in AWS? Continue Reading


By George Crump Evaluate Nov 16, 2015

Hyper-converged architecture replication impacts performance

Replication in a hyper-converged architecture allows for more flexible data mobility, but the technology can take a toll on performance and available capacity. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Oct 30, 2015

Remote backups or remote replication to protect ROBO data?

Several factors determine whether you use remote backups or remote replication for your organization's ROBO data protection. This expert answer provides use cases for each method. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Oct 29, 2015

VM protection: Geocluster vs. off-site replication

Is a geocluster or virtual machine replication the best option for VM protection? Both approaches protect VM workloads by moving them to an alternate data center during a disaster. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Problem Solve Mar 06, 2015

What causes UUID errors with Replication 6?

There are a few situations that will trigger a UUID issue when using vSphere Replication 6 to copy VMs -- and one direct way to correct it. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Get Started Feb 18, 2015

Previewing Windows Server storage replication

The preview of Windows Server contains new storage replication features, but it's not enabled by default. Here's how to get started. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Apr 17, 2015

When does hypervisor-based replication make the most sense?

Brien Posey examines when hypervisor replication is a better choice than software- or array-based replication. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Dec 30, 2014

What is Microsoft's storage replication feature?

The replication feature in the newest version of Windows Server will move to the storage level, eliminating the existing scalability problems with Hyper-V replication. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Mar 07, 2014

The differences between hardware replication and software replication

Before an organization can perform data replication, it must decide if it wants hardware replication or to replicate data at the software level. Continue Reading