Posts by Alex Mayer

VMware Hardware Version Overview: Upgrades and Compatibility

The hardware version of a virtual machine (VM) reflects the virtual hardware features and functions that the VM supports, which in turn relate to the hardware available on a physical host. When you cr ...

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VMware ESX vs. ESXi: Overview of Key Differences

According to the latest statistics, VMware holds more than 75% of the global server virtualization market, which makes the company the undisputed leader in the field, with its competitors lagging far ...

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VM Migration with VMware vMotion: How Does It Work?

No matter what kind of business you are running, even a short amount of downtime can cost your company a fortune. Unexpected downtime is nearly impossible to avoid, but you can still get prepared for ...

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VMware VSphere Integrated Containers: What, How, and Why

In recent years, containers have begun to receive a lot of attention in the IT industry. This is mainly due to the various benefits that they can offer. Containerization has taken virtualization capab ...

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Disaster Recovery Testing and Why Your Business Needs It

Long gone are the days when business documents were stored in notepads. Thanks to computers, we now have more efficient solutions for accumulating data and making sure no information gets lost in a du ...

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Business Impact Analysis and Its Role in Disaster Recovery Planning

It is critically important for the survival of your business to identify processes, systems, and operations that are of eminent priority; that is the central focus of the business impact analysis (BIA ...

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Developing a Disaster Recovery Policy: A Step-By-Step Guide

Threats to business continuity come in a variety of forms and shapes. They range from minor incidents such as short-term power outages or unintentional data modification to severe disasters like equip ...

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Performing Disaster Recovery Replication: Complete Walkthrough

This blog post is about disaster recovery replication, its usage today, and how NAKIVO Backup & Replication can help your organization with it. The blog post also includes a step-by-step guide o ...

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Backup and Disaster Recovery: Key Differences

Data loss and security breaches are becoming increasingly common events in the modern business world. All of a company’s information must be protected and readily available at all times in order for ...

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Key Differences Between VMware Horizon and VDI

Virtualization and cloud-based services are rapidly becoming more popular. Virtualized servers that are run on virtual machines (VMs) are widely used by companies in production environments due to adv ...

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