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Category: NAKIVO Backup & Replication

VM Backup Appliance Based on NAS and Why You Need It

As our world goes digital, both large enterprises and SMBs typically deal with massive amounts of data processed and scattered among a multitude of physical and virtual machines comprising IT infrastructures. If any piece of infrastructure fails, there is always a risk of losing a piece of business-critical data. Thus, to eliminate data loss, any […]

Posted on August 18, 2017 by

VMware Replication via NAKIVO Backup & Replication

VMware Replication Essentials VMware replication is the process of creating an identical copy (aka replica) of a VM on a target ESXi host. This VM replica is a clone of a regular VM which is available in the VMware vSphere inventory. A VM replica remains in the powered off state and does not consume extra […]

Posted on August 16, 2017 by

NAKIVO Heads for VMworld 2017 US

Every member of the virtualization community is eagerly waiting for this year’s VMworld 2017 US, which will be held in the City of Las Vegas, Nevada. This top event is a perfect networking platform, a place to discover and compare a diversity of innovative virtualization and cloud products driving the IT industry forward, and a […]

Posted on August 14, 2017 by

v7.2 Beta is Available for Download

We are excited to announce that NAKIVO Backup & Replication v7.2 Beta is out! Download the Beta now, send us your feedback, and get a gift card! The Beta version provides the following great new features: Support for ASUSTOR NAS: Create a reliable, energy-efficient, and high-performance VM backup appliance by installing NAKIVO Backup & Replication […]

Posted on July 18, 2017 by

Skipping Swap Files and Partitions in VM Backup

If a machine does not have enough physical memory (RAM) to hold all application and OS data, the OS takes up some space on a hard disc to be used as a virtual memory, extending the RAM. In Windows OS, this disc space is named a “swap file” and identified as pagefile.sys. In Linux OS, […]

Posted on July 17, 2017 by

NAKIVO Active Directory Integration Setup

Microsoft Active Directory is a leading authentication and authorization directory service, which provides the ability to centralize IT infrastructure management. In order to improve security and simplify user management, NAKIVO Backup & Replication provides integration with Microsoft Active Directory. This means that you can easily map AD security groups to NAKIVO Backup & Replication user […]

Posted on July 10, 2017 by

Delivering BaaS and DRaaS with Multi-Tenancy – BaaS Configuration

In our previous post, we took a look at NAKIVO Backup & Replication Multi-Tenancy configuration. The Multi-tenant configuration allows us to enable Backup-as-a-Service (BaaS) or DR-as-a-Service (DRaaS) functionality for multiple tenants/clients. Previously, we looked at the installation of the Multi-tenant mode of NAKIVO Backup & Replication including configuration requirements for the backup infrastructure as well […]

Posted on July 7, 2017 by

Restoring Microsoft Exchange Objects from VM Backup

Corporate email interconnects all parts of a business and is a critical service in any enterprise environment. Therefore, it is crucial to use a reliable and efficient email server like Microsoft Exchange Server. As an email service, Microsoft Exchange contains and manages a bunch of objects, such as mailboxes, groups, calendars, and various schedulers. Losing […]

Posted on July 3, 2017 by

Delivering BaaS and DRaaS with Multi-Tenancy – Overview

A powerful component of today’s modern backup solutions that are able to scale with today’s business needs is the ability to enable multi-tenancy. Multi-tenancy may be needed by organizations to compartmentalize business units, branch offices, departments, customers or any other entity needed by the core business. Additionally, it allows Managed Service Providers (MSPs) or other […]

Posted on June 30, 2017 by

Announcing New Features in the Upcoming v7.2

The upcoming NAKIVO Backup & Replication v7.2 will support ASUSTOR NAS, allow you to truncate SQL transaction log files, and instantly recover Microsoft SQL Server objects. These and other new features will work out-of-the-box and help you to streamline and automate your backup and recovery processes. You are welcome to sign up for the v7.2 […]

Posted on June 26, 2017 by