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What Is a VMware DRS Cluster?

A cluster is a group of hosts connected to each other with special software that makes them elements of a single system. At least two hosts (also called nodes) must be connected to create a cluster. W ...

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Tape vs. Disk for VM Backup

A look at advantages and disadvantages as well as use cases of backing up VMs to tape vs. disk

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Hyper-V Backup Walkthrough with NAKIVO Backup & Replication

NAKIVO Backup & Replication was built to be fast, efficient, and convenient. You can experience all those benefits while backing up your Microsoft Hyper-V environment with our product. This articl ...

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Best Practices for Securing Your Backups with AWS

In the past few years, cloud technologies have quickly come a long way from something new and controversial to standard practice. A range of cloud services are now commonplace, from simple data storag ...

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Automated Failover and More Amazing Features in the Upcoming v7.4

The upcoming NAKIVO Backup & Replication v7.4 provides new features to streamline data recovery, enhance reliability, and simplify data protection management. Sign up for the v7.4 Beta Program and ...

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What Is Incremental Backup?

The amount of data that businesses have to deal with today forces them to look for faster working and more reliable backup software. With so much business-critical data needing to be backed up on a re ...

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Hyper-V Backup Guide for VMware Administrators

With Microsoft Hyper-V gaining more market share and coming of age, VMware administrators are finding themselves having to administer Hyper-V alongside vSphere in their environments. There are certain ...

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NAKIVO Backup & Replication Basic Edition: All You Need to Know

Missed on our 2017 Q4 promo? Don’t worry – we’re extending it through Q1 of this year! This means that you can still get up to 2 licenses of NAKIVO Backup & Replication Basic Edition at only ...

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Thick and Thin Provisioning: What Is the Difference?

In this article, we are going to consider the storage pre-allocation aspect of virtual disk settings in detail and find out what thick and thin provisioning are, how they differ, and which of these st ...

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What is the Difference Between AWS Snapshot and Backup?

Ever-increasing amounts of business-critical data, particularly in virtualized environments and in the cloud, have shaped the need for reliable data protection technologies. Many of these technologies ...

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