5 Tips for Effective Backup in Virtual Environments
March 3rd, 2011 By: Kevin Normandeau
Virtualization is being rapidly adopted, particularly in small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs) where time and money are always at a premium. Virtualization offers many benefits including saving time, money and labor in a variety of areas, including procurement, administration, deployment, operations, reliability and recoverability. However, like any technology, virtualization brings challenges that can erode its cost benefits and leave the infrastructure less protected than before. In this white paper, Quest’s data protection experts offer five tips for effective backup and recovery to help you avoid the challenges that might keep you from fully protecting your virtual assets and infrastructure.
Virtualization can radically simplify management of the entire environment and enable the IT administrator to ―do more with less.‖ Moreover, disaster recovery becomes significantly easier once a business has virtualized, provided the administrator adopts newer, more efficient technologies that are designed to work with the virtual infrastructure.
With this white paper you will discover how following these five tips will dramatically increase the effectiveness of backup and recovery in your virtual environment. Click here to download this white paper.