Posts by Alex Mayer

Backup Types Explained: Full, Incremental, Differential, Synthetic, and Forever-Incremental

VM backup solutions for VMware and Hyper-V environments differ in many aspects, which can be the subject of a lengthy article. In this article, we are going to touch upon only one of these aspects – ...

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How to Increase VM Backup Speed

Backup speed becomes a serious issue when your business operates 24/7 with hundreds of virtual machines up and running. The problem becomes all the more serious when your infrastructure comprises upwa ...

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Hyper-V Backup Best Practices

In a virtual environment you can’t rely on the same backup principles that you’d use in a physical environment. You need to take advantage of virtualization to make your Hyper-V backup process fas ...

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An Overview of Microsoft Office 365 Suite

The Office 365 suite is a package of productivity applications intended for personal and business use. It includes well-known staples such as Word and Excel as well as business-oriented offerings like ...

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Language Packs for Office 365 and Office 2016: How to Install and Download

Organizations can use Office language packs to customize language settings for individual business units spread across different regions. This article first explains MS Office language pack categories ...

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Helpful Tips to Protect Your Data When Working from Home

The unprecedented situation with the COVID-19 outbreak has led to governments directing their citizens to stay at home. The business community has been forced to implement these social distancing mea ...

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VMware ESXi vs vSphere vs vCenter: Key Differences

If you’ve never used VMware, vast array of products and features associated with this vendor may seem nothing less than confusing. The aim of this blog post is to demystify and explain the differenc ...

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Windows Server 2019 Essentials, Standard, Datacenter: Main Differences

Windows Server 2019 is for the time being the latest version of the server operating system released by Microsoft. Generally available since October 2018, Windows Server 2019 is built on the strong fo ...

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How Tape Backup Software Works and Why You Need It

Tape may seem like an outdated media of data storage at this day and age, but for many reasons, it is an excellent means of backing up your workloads. This is an affordable and high-capacity device th ...

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Risk Impact Assessment in Disaster Recovery: Where to Start

Assessing risks is one of the first steps required in finding a way of reducing them and therefore keeping your infrastructure safe. Creating an effective disaster recovery plan starts with searching ...

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