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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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.
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The proliferation of hyper-converged infrastructure is giving administrators more storage options for their virtual environments. Continue Reading
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While physical-to-virtual server conversions are common, virtual-to-virtual conversions are becoming increasingly popular among backup vendors. Continue Reading
Virtual SAN's use of drive bays make it seem like a viable option for storage but the additional burden it brings to traffic could have a negative impact. Continue Reading
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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
Virtualizing storage can expand your disaster recovery options, giving you the ability to replicate storage on products from different vendors. Continue Reading