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Backup And Recovery
Backup refers to the copying of data so that these additional copies may be restored after a data loss event. Backups differ from archives and backup systems differ from fault-tolerant systems. Backups are useful primarily for two purposes: to restore a computer to an operational state following a disaster (called disaster recovery) and to restore small numbers of files after they have been accidentally deleted or corrupted.
This document details the performance figures obtained by the Riverbed Stingray Traffic Manager running on VMware
vSphere 4.0 on the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) and outlines the methods used to achieve these performance figures. This testing follows a previous test conducted with Cisco UCS blade running on a previous generation of Intel Xeon processors. The results from these two sets of tests will be compared at the end of this document.
Learn how SARCOM, a leading IT services provider, used a virtualized HP-based SAN infrastructure linked to server blades, with point-in-time replication (full data set snapclones) and backup to tape libraries to improve storage performance, flexibility, and reliability while reducing costs and protecting data.
This white paper describes how real organizations have handled these challenges and how a strong and reliable messaging solution like Quest Recovery Manager for Exchange could have mitigated risk, reduced cost, and improved regulatory compliance.
White Paper Published By: PC Mall
Published Date: Feb 04, 2012
Learn how VMware virtualization solutions can help you address disasters quickly and easily. This white paper takes an in-depth look at some of the key features of virtualization that help defend your IT environment against disaster.
White Paper Published By: Silversky
Published Date: Apr 16, 2013
SilverSky's Independent Study Reveals Dramatic Surge in Cloud Confidence and Adoption, but Cloud Security Concerns Continue to Dominate.
Two hundred U.S. chief information officers and senior level security decision-makers were surveyed in the company's new "Silver Lining Report." Nearly all (97 percent) of survey respondents indicate their confidence level in the cloud has either increased or stayed the same in the past 12 months. Download the Silver Lining Report now and see how your peers are feeling about moving to the cloud.
Once a business clears the financial hurdle and begins to plan their data protection strategy the choices can appear daunting. Do they select tape or disk? Apply differential or incremental backups? How much will a new system cost and how much time will it take to implement? What data should be included in the backup? This article attempts to address these concerns.
In this free webcast, learn how business intelligence is changing-and how to best keep pace with it. The amount of available data is exploding; yet much of it is kept in separate silos, where it can't be combined to form meaningful insights. This webcast introduces the latest business intelligence technology that can help you discover your insight "needle" in a haystack of data.
White Paper Published By: CDW Vmware
Published Date: Aug 02, 2012
Your business counts on you for reliable, secure, responsive IT services. It's a nonstop job, with no time off to figure out complex new technologies or wrestle with software solutions designed for larger firms. Virtualization is the way
to simplify your IT without unnecessary complexity or cost.
White Paper Published By: Dell Storage
Published Date: Nov 08, 2011
The VMware® vCenter Plug-In for Dell PowerVault MD Series storage arrays enables VMware administrators to perform a wide range of storage provisioning and management tasks themselves - without having to rely on external IT resources.
The need for protecting data is universal – whether a small to mid-size business, the largest enterprise data center, or an individual. The recognition of the value of information and the impact of data loss has reached the point where repeating it is no longer required. The issue now has turned to how to protect the data.
This white paper covers the need for backup and the unique challenges faced by small and medium sized businesses when addressing storage needs. He then highlights different backup options and selection criteria for choosing the best backup solution.
White Paper Published By: Mimecast
Published Date: Aug 19, 2009
Businesses over the past ten years have used email archiving solutions in order to meet record retention compliance, facilitate electronic discovery, and control message-related storage costs. Despite these benefits, many organizations still have not adopted an archiving solution and still simply enforce mailbox quotas or message deletion policies as the best way to manage messaging environments.
White Paper Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Apr 27, 2011
One of the greatest challenges today is effectively backing up and protecting the vast amounts of data stored throughout an organization. With WAN optimization, you can accelerate network-based backup by 5x and can reduce bandwidth use by up to 95%. Download this paper and learn more about this strategy today.
White Paper Published By: NetApp
Published Date: Jun 09, 2009
NetApp® SnapManager® for Oracle (SMO) is designed to significantly simplify all these tasks and more. In this article, we examine how you can deploy SMO to simplify and even automate data protection, recovery, and cloning across both primary and secondary storage. Learn more today!
White Paper Published By: Acronis
Published Date: Apr 26, 2011
In this paper we introduce initiatives you can put into effect to survive and thrive in our virtualized world. Then we show how Acronis virtual solutions can save administration time, lower IT expenses and improve your ability to meet both RTO and RPO goals.
Chartered in 1973, San Francisco-based Spectrum Federal Credit Union serves over 12,000 members. When the issue arose on how to protect their members’ personal data residing on backup tapes, Spectrum FCU took no chances – they and their Techical Advisory Board made the decision to encrypt this important information with the help of NeoScale Systems, an undisputed leader in this emerging market.