How Cloud Improves Disaster Recovery

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In this blog, we will look at how cloud enhances disaster recovery (DR) practices and provides a better option for businesses that want to ensure their systems are safe and backed up. Cloud improves disaster recovery. High maintenance costs for storage and data backup.

3 steps to solving disaster recovery in the cloud

David Linthicum

Many believe that DR (disaster recovery) is built into the cloud. Avoid backups for redundant data, leveraging a single source of truth. It’s not.

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Does your Disaster Recovery Plan Include the Cloud?

Eric D. Brown

In years past, companies have relied on multiple data center locations to act as their main disaster recovery (DR) systems and data in case of disaster. In the event of a disaster, a cloud-based system can help a company recover quickly and efficiently.

Disaster Recovery and the Agile Data Center

Eric D. Brown

If there was one time that a data center and an IT group absolutely need to be agile, it would be the time immediately after a disaster strikes. Disaster recovery planning is a challenge for every organization. When is your disaster recovery plan ‘good enough?’.

The Biggest Myths Surrounding Disaster Recovery : spf13.com

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The Biggest Myths Surrounding Disaster Recovery. There are a variety of reasons businesses either do not have a disaster recovery plan or their current plan is substandard. Disaster Recovery is Expensive and Resource Intensive. backup. recovery.

Backup, Replication and Disaster Recovery : spf13.com

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Backup, Replication and Disaster Recovery. Replica sets are similar to master slave, but they are set aware with automatic failover and recovery. Backups. A backup consists of a dump of the data ideally stored in a remote secure location. backup.

Deck and resources: Disaster Recovery to the Cloud with Azure Site Recovery

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Thank you to those who attended my talk at CloudDevelop 2014 on Disaster Recovery to the Cloud with Azure Site Recovery today. We had some great discussions on disaster recovery planning scenarios! I'm providing a copy of the deck we used for our session, as well as a set of additional resources that may be helpful when planning your disaster recovery approach with Azure Site Recovery. Step-by-Step: Configuring Azure Backup.

Step-by-Step: File Server Disaster Recovery in the Clouds with Windows Azure and Windows Server 2012 R2

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To reduce recovery time and data loss to tolerable limits that meet your RTO and RPO, you’ll want to consider augmenting a traditional backup strategy with more agile recovery options. Windows Server 2012 R2 Azure Disaster Recovery Windows Server 2012 Windows Azure

Mother Nature Attacks! Is Your Disaster Recovery Plan Ready?

Data Center Knowledge

There’s no point in investing in a backup and disaster recovery solution that only offers slow and partial recovery – in today’s competitive world, users and customers will hold delays and lost functionality against you. Read More. Industry Perspectives

What is the Difference Between Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery?

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - What is the Difference Between Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery? Almost everyone now is thinking about measures to mitigate disaster and to recover from the effects. It always makes a lot of sense to be prepared for disasters.

Backup, Replication and Disaster Recovery

SPF13

One of the most common concerns people have is how to ensure that their application is safe, secure and available in the event of an emergency. Often I have found that people are mistakenly believe that they are protected when in fact they often have ignored potential scenarios. The principles explained apply equally well in RDBMSs, MongoDB and other databases.

Disaster Recovery Plan Template

Galido

Do you have a Disaster Recovery Plan in place? Here is a Disaster Recovery Plan Template on what you need to check for: Disaster Recovery Plan Template. Backups Datacenter Infographic Security Server

4 top disaster recovery packages compared

Network World

Whether the disaster is a flood, a power outage or human error, IT departments have the critical role of getting business systems working again. And that requires reliable disaster-recovery software. Four of the top disaster-recovery (DR) software suites are Veeam Backup, Altaro VM Backup, Zerto Virtual Replication and VMware’s Site Recovery Manager (SRM), according to reviews written by users in the IT Central Station community.

Veeam Quietly Builds ‘$1B Unicorn’ in Backup and Recovery

Data Center Knowledge

Attention continues to flood the software-defined storage space, where backup is a latecomer to data center modernization. Disaster Recovery Storage Virtualization Read More.

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Disaster Recovery & Backup Are Part of Cloud Storage, Not Stand-alone Apps

Data Center Knowledge

It’s time to give up on incrementally improving a broken backup system, and instead move forward toward a new model for data protection. The cloud holds much more potential than a cheap dumping ground for backup and archive data, writes Andres Rodriguez of Nasuni. Industry Perspectives

The Data Centers Behind Datto’s Backup for Everything

Data Center Knowledge

Disaster Recovery The company''s goal to back up anything and everything for anybody creates some specific data center considerations Read More.

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New Tools Are Simplifying Backup and Replication

Data Center Knowledge

Featured backup Cloud Computing Disaster Recovery replication Storage Virtualization Creating a truly distributed environment isn’t always easy. Fortunately, increased hardware performance and more bandwidth availability make creating such an environment a clear possibility.

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EMC and Iron Mountain Take Data Backup Underground

Data Center Knowledge

Joint solution will include off-site backup in a former Pennsylvania limestone mine Read More. Data Bunkers Disaster Recovery Iron Mountain Storage

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TechNet Radio: (Part 6) Hyper-V from a VMware Admin’s Perspective - Disaster Recovery with Hyper-V Replica

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In today’s installment of our “Hyper-V from a VMware admin's perspective” series, Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze explore disaster recovery and how Hyper-V Replica can help assist your DR efforts. 3:23 ] What is Hyper-Replica and how can impact Disaster Recovery? [

iomart Acquires Cloud Backup Provider Backup Technology for $37M

Data Center Knowledge

iomart Group acquired cloud backup and disaster recovery services provider Backup Technology for $37 million. Shared

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Datto Acquires Backupify to Expand Cloud DR and Backup Capabilities

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Computing Disaster Recovery Enterprise SaaS In latest example of cloud consolidation, niche players to merge and grow addressable market Read More.

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Benefits of Moving Hyper-V Disaster Recovery to the Cloud Webinar

Storage IO Blog

Benefits of Moving Hyper-V Disaster Recovery to the Cloud Webinar Benefits of Moving Hyper-V Disaster Recovery to the Cloud and Achieve global cloud data availability from an Always-On approach with Veeam Cloud Connect webinar. 28, 2018 at 11am PT / 2pm ET Windows Server and Hyper-V software defined data center (SDDC) based applications need […] The post Benefits of Moving Hyper-V Disaster Recovery to the Cloud Webinar appeared first on StorageIOblog.

Cloud backup is not the same as standard datacenter backup

David Linthicum

Backup is just good policy. You need the ability to back up data and applications someplace, so they can be restored somehow, to keep the business running in case of some natural or manmade disaster that takes the primary business-critical systems down. We have whole industries that provide backup sites and backup technology. In the cloud, disaster recovery inolves a new set of choices that don’t look much like the ones you have for on-premises systems.

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In Disaster Recovery Planning, Don't Neglect Home Site Restoration.

Data Center Knowledge

In Disaster Recovery Planning, Don’t Neglect Home Site Restoration. In Disaster Recovery Planning, Don’t Neglect Home Site Restoration. Michelle Ziperstein is the Marketing Communications Specialist at Cervalis LLC , which provides data backup and disaster recovery solutions for mission-critical data. ” When it comes to Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BCDR), this is true in spades. Disaster Recovery.

Expanding the Cloud: Enabling Globally Distributed Applications and Disaster Recovery

All Things Distributed

In case of a regional disaster, you can simply promote your read replica in a different region to a master and point your application to it to resume operations. AWS provides several easy to use and cost effective building blocks to make disaster recovery very accessible to customers.

Seagate Moves Servers 220 Feet Underground

Data Center Knowledge

Iron Mountain to resell tenant’s cloud backup and DR services Read More. Cloud Computing colocation Data Bunkers Disaster Recovery Iron Mountain

Step-by-Step: Perform Cloud Restores of Windows Azure Virtual Machines using PowerShell - Part 2

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Backup and restore of Windows Azure virtual machines has been a hot topic lately in the events that I’ve been delivering. VM CloudLab Powershell Azure Disaster Recovery Windows Azure Backup

How to Build Backup DR Strategy for Cloud?

Anoop

Register now to know more on how to build a successful DR plan and gain insights into what Disaster Recovery actually is, and what it can do for your business. The post How to Build Backup DR Strategy for Cloud? Cloud Build Backup DR Strategy featured

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Step-by-Step: Perform Cloud Restores of Windows Azure Virtual Machines using PowerShell - Part 2

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Backup and restore of Windows Azure virtual machines has been a hot topic lately in the events that I’ve been delivering. VM CloudLab Powershell Azure Disaster Recovery Windows Azure Backup

Deck and Resources: SQL Server Options in the Cloud with Microsoft Azure

IT Pros Rock!

We discussed various hybrid cloud options for leveraging Microsoft Azure as part of a SQL Server deployment, including the following scenarios: Off-site cloud backups for databases and logs. Disaster recovery of on-premises databases.

Cloud backup could have prevented Delta's meltdown

David Linthicum

However, Delta could not recover or switch to backup systems. InfoWorld's Disaster Recovery Deep Dive Report walks you through all the steps in anticipating and handling worst-case scenarios. I hope you weren't flying Delta this week. If you were, you know that Delta's systems experienced an outage, and of course passengers bore the brunt of it in hundreds of canceled and delayed flights.

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Intelligent Resilience

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Regardless of what department or area you work in it is critical that your company is set up to handle storms and disasters that may come. Most people think of backups as the way to go and if those are done then great you’re all set. The Resilience of your Intelligence.

Preparing For World Backup Day 2017 Are You Prepared

Storage IO Blog

Preparing For World Backup Day 2017 Are You Prepared In case you have forgotten, or were not aware, this coming Friday March 31 is World Backup (and recovery day). While the […] The post Preparing For World Backup Day 2017 Are You Prepared appeared first on StorageIOblog. The annual day is a to remember to make sure you are protecting your applications, data, information, configuration settings as well as data infrastructures.

Cyberattacks rank as the biggest data protection concern facing SMBs

Tech Republic Security

World Backup Day is March 31, and while cyberattacks are a potential threat to their data, many SMBs say they don't have a data backup or disaster recovery process, according to data protection company Infrascale

World Backup Day 2018 Data Protection Readiness Reminder

Storage IO Blog

World Backup Day 2018 Data Protection Readiness Reminder It’s that time of year again, World Backup Day 2018 Data Protection Readiness Reminder. In case you have forgotten, or were not aware, this coming Saturday March 31 is World Backup (and recovery day). The annual day is a to remember to make sure you are protecting […] The post World Backup Day 2018 Data Protection Readiness Reminder appeared first on StorageIOblog.

Case study: Gleadell Agriculture supports cloud-first push with change in backup strategy

Computer Weekly

Commodity trading firm Gleadell Agriculture won the prize for Best Data Security and Data Protection Project at the Best of VMworld 2017 Awards, with its account of how an overhaul of its disaster recovery practices has set it up to become a cloud-first organisation

Cloud backup: Don't rely on your provider alone

David Linthicum

Now it's time to talk about disaster recovery -- how to build a resilient system that can recover from catastrophic failure. You've moved data to the cloud. Amazon Web Services, for example, says its S3 service "is designed to deliver flexibility, agility, geo-redundancy, and robust data protection." To IT, that means the system is fault-tolerant, managing the resiliency needs for you. ("Geo-redundancy"

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Step-By-Step: Seizing the Operation Master Roles in Windows Server 2012 R2

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A disaster recovery plan is something every organization, no matter how small, should have. Step-By-Step Windows Server 2012 R2 Disaster Recovery Windows Server 2012 AD Active Directory FSMO Windows Server 2008 R2 Microsoft Backup Windows Server 2008 MVP Windows Server how-to

Data Protection Diaries: March 31 World Backup Day is Restore Data Test Time

Storage IO Blog

World backup day is time to test restore and data protection of data and other digital assets including photos images and documents. The post Data Protection Diaries: March 31 World Backup Day is Restore Data Test Time appeared first on StorageIOblog.

Data Protection Fundamentals Recovery Points (Backup, Snapshots, Versions)

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Data Protection Diaries Reliability, Availability, Serviceability RAS Fundamentals

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Like Data They Protect For Now Quantum Revenues Continue To Grow

Storage IO Blog

Quantum continues to evolve their business as they have for several years from one focused on tape and related technologies to one that includes tape as well as many other solutions for legacy as well as software defined, cloud and virtual environments. Since there is no such thing as an information recession, like data, for now, quantum revenues continue to grow and diversify. The post Like Data They Protect For Now Quantum Revenues Continue To Grow appeared first on StorageIOblog.