Disaster recovery strategies business continuity and virtualization
- May 24, 2012
Long-distance vMotion is a hot topic in theory, but experts say use cases are still relatively limited, even among the large enterprises that can afford it.
- November 22, 2011
Doing a long-distance live migration these days is a Herculean effort, but F5 Networks says it’s time is coming for mere mortals.
- October 27, 2011
Implementing a virtual DR plan is a cost-effective and efficient way to keep business up and running after a disaster.
- July 06, 2011
Virtualization is not just a tactical tool. Give your entire IT department a facelift by implementing a long-term virtualization strategy.
- December 06, 2010
How do you go from zero to 90% virtualized with 200 VMs in about six months? Plan ahead, according to one state agency, and start with disaster recovery.
- December 03, 2010
Replication was infeasible with a 10 Mbps WAN connection, and WAN optimization hardware looked like it would break the bank; that's when a NetEx virtual appliance entered the picture.
- September 22, 2010
Thanks to server virtualization, disaster recovery isn't only for well-heeled IT shops or just for those that can afford array-based replication.
- November 26, 2008
Using virtualization for disaster recovery with tools like VMware's Site Recovery Manager can increase flexibility and save time, but it's no silver bullet.
- September 13, 2008
With data centers adding more virtual machines per host, VMware and Citrix have promised to protect against hardware failures.
- August 04, 2008
VMware's recent lease of more than 100,000 square feet of data center space has some observers speculating that the company might become a cloud computing provider.
- March 24, 2008
Marathon Technologies' fault-tolerant software for physical servers now keeps Citrix XenServer virtual machines up and running during hardware failures.
- April 18, 2007
Clustering and replication vendor SteelEye Technology can now cluster together two VirtualCenter servers, eliminating a possible single point of failure for VMware's management console.
- November 07, 2006
VMware ESX has reached an important milestone: support by Symantec Veritas Cluster Server.
- August 14, 2006
Server virtualization makes it easy as pie to deploy a new system -- maybe a little bit too easy, say industry observers.