Category: AWS

Instantly Recover a Windows-based AWS EC2 Instance in VMware vSphere Environment

After we have migrated our production workloads to Amazon EC2 and configured offline backups to protect our data, we have started to look into more intricate cases of data recovery from backups. Today, I will show you how to instantly recover an EC2 instance from a backup in a VMware vSphere environment. Once again, this […]

Posted on August 22, 2016 by

File Recovery from Encrypted Volumes in AWS EC2

A migration from the production environment to AWS EC2 raises a lot of questions, ranging from pricing to services availability. One of the critical aspects of migration for us was deployment security and, to a big extent, confidentiality of the critical data that we move to AWS. Once moved outside of our premises, the data […]

Posted on July 11, 2016 by

Migrating from VMware to AWS

Migrating from VMware to AWS – Case Study About a year ago, our management has set a goal to move all organization’s mission-critical servers to the Amazon Web Services cloud to enable our geographically distributed teams to work seamlessly, securely, and safely. At that time, all our servers were based on VMware vSphere. The migration […]

Posted on June 22, 2016 by