Monthly Archives: June 2018

Bare Metal. Not One-Size-Fits-All Solution

Bare metal backup, or image backup, is a powerful backup and recovery solution. It copies the entire hard drive block by block without working around complex application logic, rather than treating data as bits and bytes stored in hard drive sectors. Subsequent backups can detect and only copy changed blocks. Some bare metal backup solutions…
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Scalability: An Overlooked Consideration in Centralized Backup and Recovery

Ideally, IT departments in a mid to large size enterprises prefer to deploy a single backup solution to manage data protection on all devices, ranging from a handful to thousands of devices which include servers, workstations, laptops and mobile devices. In having a holistic and integrated backup, it is easier to evaluate storage capacity needed,…
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Choose Between an Appliance-Based and Appliance-Free Backup Solution

An appliance-based backup solution has been a popular choice for small or personal offices with just one production server to protect. Small businesses often deploy only one Microsoft small business server that is capable of providing adequate file, database, mail and other services for business operations. Each employee will work on his or her own…
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