Virtual server backup and storage News
October 18, 2013
VMware vSphere Data Protection Advanced 5.5 offers functionality improvements and competes with products from Veeam, which could drive prices down.
December 09, 2011
Actifio scores funding, expands in North America; DataCore melds software with Microsoft SCOM; EMC Iomega, StorMagic certified for vSphere 5.
November 28, 2011
SMBs should read the fine print before deploying VMware’s vSphere Storage Appliance, according to some who have kicked the tires on the product.
October 27, 2011
Implementing a virtual DR plan is a cost-effective and efficient way to keep business up and running after a disaster.
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VMware Virtual Volumes are on the cutting edge of storage virtualization, but require admins to reconsider their approach to storage provisioning prior to implementation. Continue Reading
Like any good orchestra, all of the elements of your data center must work in harmony. Get your infrastructure back in tune by creating the ideal software-defined data center. Continue Reading
Virtualization has changed data centers, and now storage is changing to meet the new demands VMs place on IT administrators. Continue Reading
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There's been an uptick in interest in VMware Virtual Volumes technology, which moves away from legacy storage and more into the virtualization realm. These vSphere features enable policy-based storage management and are intended to speed up ... Continue Reading
Containers are everywhere. But do they meet organizations' storage needs? Continue Reading
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
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Explore how virtual machine recovery works, but be careful with the process, as running a VM from backup data storage indefinitely can cause difficulties. Continue Reading
Issues in your storage subsystem can create bottlenecks that drastically effect storage performance. Identify these issues early on by running benchmarks and analyzing your results. Continue Reading
The growing strain on storage systems has led IT to look for ways to help maximize efficiency and mitigate waste. It is possible to move away from traditional siloed LUNs and address storage volumes in terms of VMs.
This handbook examines ... Continue Reading
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Configuration problems and extreme storage demands can take a serious toll on your storage infrastructure. Fortunately, with the right tools, these issues are easy to remedy. Continue Reading
The virsh edit command offers more options than the basic ones offered by Virtual Machine Manager when it comes to storage. Continue Reading
Windows Server storage was a hot topic in the new release, which unveiled changes and new features that will help improve performance and efficiency. Continue Reading