Disaster Recovery Storage
- February 12, 2020
DR is no longer just about compliance, as enterprises find maintaining infrastructure uptime is critical to their business. This means DR for containers and SaaS, as well.
- November 18, 2019
McKesson Corporation's disaster recovery plan is deeply detailed and relies on Zerto's technology across its many globally distributed business units.
- November 14, 2019
Datrium's upcoming DRaaS Connect will extend its cloud DR with fast RTO to all users of VMware vSphere infrastructure on premises, not just its DVX customers.
- October 03, 2019
Utility payment company realized "astonishing" savings by migrating from a private data center to AWS but the move required more than just throwing the red switch.
- May 15, 2019
The Datrium cloud DR SaaS app, formerly known as Project CloudShift, is now called ControlShift and GA, but the first version only supports Datrium on premises and Cloud DVX hosts.
- January 14, 2019
Amazon Web Services purchases startup CloudEndure to bolster application and data migration, backup, and disaster recovery services for enterprise customers.
- November 19, 2018
Because disaster recovery planning and testing were too complicated, a health provider turned to Zerto virtual replication to speed up the process without increasing costs.
- October 24, 2018
Cyber Recovery software from Dell EMC forms a last line of defense against malware by putting critical data in a secure vault, isolated from where data attacks occur.
- July 31, 2018
Out of the cabinet and into the cloud, Virtual Resort Manager's disaster recovery journey started at colocation and ended up completely off premises in a cloud.
- July 25, 2018
When tape just wasn't cutting it, Vox Media turned to Cloudian object storage to handle the massive influx of rich media its publications were producing.
- July 24, 2018
Unitrends adds 12 TB hard disk drives and more models to cover a greater range of customer and workload sizes in its Gen 8 Recovery Series integrated appliances.
- February 28, 2018
Maritz needed a short RPO and flexible cloud provider options for its recovery process. Zerto replication protects applications to and from clouds and between multiple clouds.
- February 13, 2018
Zerto has added to its bidirectional Virtual Replication software with multi-cloud protection for data and applications stored in AWS, Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud.
- January 31, 2018
Arcserve UDP delivers short RPO and RTO for backup and disaster recovery in the cloud. The upgraded platform targets the enterprise and medium-sized businesses.
- January 08, 2018
The Frost Museum of Science in Miami braced for Hurricane Irma with a solidified DR planning, storage and data center infrastructure, and it suffered minimal damage from the storm.
- November 28, 2017
Cross Country Healthcare standardized its production and data protection storage on Tintri and now it has 400 VMs working through the flash platform. Next up, a cloud setup.
- November 14, 2017
Amvac Chemical found the right solution with Quorum OnQ's disaster recovery as a service, getting a one-click disaster recovery system with multiple levels of data protection.
- August 31, 2017
Barracuda now offers customers the choice of storing data either in Amazon S3 or its own cloud as it builds out its disaster recovery services.
- May 25, 2017
Zerto serves up smoother disaster recovery with its 'Balvenie' release. The software now has more granular analytics and reverse replication in the Azure cloud.
- February 13, 2017
Scale Computing HC3 clusters provide primary storage and -- with Brocade switching -- data protection, in the form of disaster recovery across two sites.
- November 02, 2016
A Florida hedge fund firm added a Scale Computing HC3 hyper-converged node at a DR site and replicated data from a three-node HC3 cluster on site to prepare for Hurricane Matthew.
- August 04, 2016
Infrascale backup converges a guaranteed 15-minute recovery of fully running systems in a customer's preferred cloud. CEO Ken Shaw explains the company's new focus on DRaaS.
- June 28, 2016
Axcient has developed the Fusion orchestration software platform that allows customers to take one data copy and use it for multiple nonproduction workloads.
- April 28, 2016
Health Network Labs' disaster recovery relies on all-flash storage, VDI, and mirrored arrays and servers for active-active connection between data centers.
- February 04, 2016
Druva launches disaster recovery as a service for its Phoenix backup. The software pushes data images to AWS cloud so instances can be spun up when there is business interruption.
- October 15, 2015
Carbonite backup line introduces Server Advanced software that gives SMBs the ability to do bare-metal restore. A new line of hybrid appliances offers backup and cloud DR.
- September 22, 2015
Startup Datos IO eyes 15-minute RPO, with point-in-time recovery of distributed databases used in cloud applications.
- August 14, 2015
Infrascale's Cloud Failover Appliance is designed for small businesses that need a disaster recovery plan and can't afford a second site.
- July 30, 2015
Gray Plant Mooty needed a better backup and disaster recovery plan. The law firm switched to cloud data protection from Acronis.
- July 14, 2015
Arcserve moves into crowded disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) market with Arcserve Cloud, an appliance connected to the vendor's cloud.
- May 19, 2015
The latest Zerto Virtual Replication update adds some cloud disaster recovery support, but Microsoft Azure support remains a roadmap item.
- May 11, 2015
Cloud-based disaster recovery services are a hot trend among SMB customers who lack the money to build their own DR configurations.
- April 16, 2015
Crossroads StrongBox archiving appliance ingests writes to disk and copies data to up two tape libraries for disaster recovery.
- February 12, 2015
Using DataKeeper software, online transaction processing firm Cayan sets up mirror sites for 'quasi active-active' servers that facilitate rapid failover.
- January 15, 2015
Sanovi has customized its application-aware disaster continuity and recovery software for public, private or hybrid clouds.
- December 29, 2014
Cloud disaster recovery became the overarching theme for DR in 2014, dominating products and services from new and established vendors.
- November 14, 2014
Vendors add backup, replication, data migration and high availability products and services for disaster recovery during Amazon's AWS re:Invent conference.
- November 12, 2014
Stratus Technologies adds a third node to its everRun software for asynchronous WAN replication to protect applications deployed outside the main data center.
- November 07, 2014
OneCloud Recovery sets up a virtual data center in AWS cloud for failover, failback and DR testing.
- October 24, 2014
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic integrates Zerto Virtual Replication as part of comprehensive DR strategy, cuts failover and recovery times.
- September 18, 2014
Backup vendor Acronis expands its data protection portfolio by acquiring disaster as a recovery service vendor nScaled.
- September 02, 2014
Budd Van Lines is running three SwiftStack nodes with 40 TB of storage each, and plans to outfit remaining offices this year.
- August 27, 2014
Zerto now supports VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V replication, and prepares to enter beta testing for VMware-to- Hyper-V replication.
- August 06, 2014
HotLink makes it easier to set up and manage virtual machine protection for its DR Express hybrid cloud plug-in that uses vCenter and Amazon Web Services.
- July 29, 2014
RackWare turns its cloud application migration software into an automated DR tool by adding failback, failover and building on migration.
- June 30, 2014
With no money for DR of non-urgent apps, Asheville, North Carolina set up hybrid cloud disaster recovery with Amazon AWS and CloudVelox software.
- June 27, 2014
Unitrends combines its on-premises backup and off-site replication with DR testing acquired from PHD Virtual for disaster recovery as a service.
- June 20, 2014
Zerto plans to take its replication for virtual machines a step further with Cloud Fabric, which will move workloads between clouds and hypervisors.
- April 28, 2014
Bryant University relies on the Actifio-NaviSite partnership for cloud backup, and will turn that into cloud DR as well.
- April 23, 2014
The field of replication accelerators grows with the addition of the VRX-6 to the Silver Peak VRX line of software products.
- March 06, 2014
HotLink DR Express protects virtual machines in VMware by using Amazon Web Services (AWS) as a target in the cloud.
- February 04, 2014
Cloud DR provider Axcient adds virtual appliance to store data locally and move it off to the cloud.
- September 13, 2013
When nonprofit Cook Inlet Tribal Council sought to replace their offsite tape backup, the organization turned to Zetta.net's DataProtect SaaS.
- August 20, 2013
FalconStor enhances data mobility platform with the goal of giving customers better control over disaster recovery automation.
- August 02, 2013
HAPO credit union switched from SAN replication to Zerto's hypervisor-based replication to increase granularity and decrease failover times.
- July 03, 2013
Silver Peak founder and new CEO David Hughes said improving WAN replication for storage is a key focus for the WAN optimization vendor.
- February 27, 2013
The latest version of Zerto's hypervisor-based replication product offers support for remote offices and updates for cloud providers.
- February 07, 2013
New York design firm DS+R found its cloud NAS setup wasn't ready for primetime as primary storage, but it came in handy when disaster struck.
- November 16, 2012
TwinStrata Inc., Beam Communications Pty Ltd. and STORServer Inc. all made disaster recovery announcements this week.
- October 22, 2012
Transfreight changed its data replication product to improve flexibility, going from array-based EMC RecoverPoint to Zerto's hypervisor-based replication.
- September 26, 2012
Silver Peak Systems' Velocity lets storage and backup admins connect replication optimization software to storage filers, bypassing IP network.
- August 09, 2012
Nexsan announced this week that its data storage systems will now support Unitrends' Enterprise Backup virtual backup and disaster recovery appliance.
- June 28, 2012
The devastation of the 2011 Alabama tornado prompted a manufacturing plant to turn to a DR cloud with an on-site appliance replicating critical data.
- April 11, 2012
SunGard Availability Services adds managed workflow feature to its Enterprise Cloud Services offering.
- February 24, 2012
Axxana Phoenix System RP offers data protection for animal health products distributor
- June 23, 2011
Don’t let virtualization and the cloud push DR planning and tape out of your IT plans, consultant Jon Toigo says during a Storage Decisions keynote.
- March 24, 2011
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: Irvine Consulting Services expands cloud computing service; Nirvanix offers customers in Japan option to move their data and other news.
- March 03, 2011
Virtua’s plan for migrating data between data centers without downtime included a storage array upgrade and accelerated virtual machine implementation.
- February 09, 2011
FalconStor has upgraded its RecoverTrac disaster recovery tool to automate the failover process for disaster recovery testing and failback for quick recovery.
- December 20, 2010
Here's a look at our predictions for the hottest disaster recovery trends for the year ahead: cloud disaster recovery, data center outsourcing, and more.
- November 17, 2010
Silver Peak upgrades its WAN acceleration software, adds virtual appliance for data center and Microsoft Hyper-V support, boosts data deduplication performance.
- September 22, 2010
Asset and recovery firm SquareTwo financial dumped Sun storage for Hitachi Data Systems SAN array and NAS head to support rapid growth plans while improving access times and disaster recovery.
- August 17, 2010
Working with VMware, Symantec launches ApplicationHA to protect critical applications such as Oracle and Exchange, and VirtualStore software-based NAS for quick storage provisioning.
- August 16, 2010
Continuity Software's new release of its RecoverGuard 5.2 disaster recovery test software offers better visibility into virtualized environments.
- August 16, 2010
Actifio emerges from stealth mode with appliances for managing data protection, disaster recovery and business continuity in VMware environments; the startup's challenge is to convince customers to change the way they manage data on virtual machines.
- July 06, 2010
Businesses in at-risk geographic locations turn to products and services such as QuorumLabs onQ appliances and Double-Take HA replication software to recover from server outages.
- June 29, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: Valley City State University chooses AppAssure DR software; Shield Advanced Solutions releases new DR product and more.
- June 07, 2010
Due to widespread flooding across parts of the U.S., many companies have had to rethink their disaster recovery strategies to keep their data safe and secure.
- May 20, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: Vision Solutions to acquire Double-Take Software; Colocation America offers energy efficient power sources for data centers and more
- May 03, 2010
Exchange 2010's new archiving features can save money on storage when used with direct attached storage or JBODs, but gets a lot more costly when stored on a SAN.
- April 27, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: StorageCraft releases ShadowProtect Server 4.0; DocuLex offers their Archive Studio software as a cloud SaaS option for DR and more.
- March 19, 2010
SteelEye announced that its DataKeeper product has been certified for Windows Server 2008 R2
- February 25, 2010
Although the H1N1 virus hasn't hit the United States as hard as expected, there were many lessons learned for disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity (BC) planners.
- February 19, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: SunGard expands collocation and data centers; Virsto Software introduces new storage virtualization software and more.
- February 02, 2010
Continuity Software's RecoverGuard version 5 will monitor DR processes according to SLAs, but analysts say it's currently recommended only for high-end enterprise arrays.
- January 21, 2010
Learn when it is right to virtualize your environment for DR purposes and how to go about doing it in this podcast with Harvey Betan.
- November 30, 2009
Although disk vendors constantly pitch that tape is dead, tape backup continually proves to be an important aspect in data backup plans.
- November 20, 2009
Disaster recovery news briefs: IBM announces expanded business continuity services for Tracker Netwo
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: IBM announces BC services for Tracker Networks; Microsoft Windows Live ID gets ISO/IEC 27001:2005 certification and more.
- October 27, 2009
The following is a compilation of the latest disaster recovery and business continuity news.
- October 19, 2009
The following is a compilation of the latest disaster recovery news.
- October 12, 2009
Data deduplication reduces the amount of backed up data, making disaster recovery and replication easier for data storage managers.
- October 05, 2009
VMware gives Site Recovery Manager 4 support for NFS and the ability to recover from multiple production sites into a shared recovery site but automated failback is still missing.
- September 25, 2009
CDP has yet to take the market by storm, but new products are gaining momentum by combining the feature with application protection and replication for disaster recovery.
- September 18, 2009
Two school districts in North Texas have begun cross-replicating to cut costs while shoring up disaster recovery, and say more districts are signing on for protection in case of hurricanes or other problems.
- September 08, 2009
Despite the possible dire consequences of failed disaster recovery programs, many organizations still consider DR testing nice-to-have but not a top priority.
- September 01, 2009
VMware demonstrates vCenter Site Recovery Manager 1.5 at VMWorld and says it will be available by end of year; NFS support could give customers more flexibility but automatic failback won't make the release.
- August 10, 2009
For some SMBs, outsourcing their disaster recovery services is a better option than on-site recovery.
- July 31, 2009
We've compiled the latest disaster recovery/business continuity news briefs: Verizon expands DR services; The BCI expands number of credential exam centers; Cisco Systems announces new data center disaster recovery capabilities; and more.
- July 29, 2009
IBM ProtecTier data deduplication customers can now replicate deduplicated data across the WAN to remote sites for disaster recovery – a feature commonly found in other deduplication devices.
- July 27, 2009
Companies protect their virtual servers from disasters with several different methods such as traditional backup and recovery, synchronous or asynchronous replication, or CDP.