One of the features coming in Veeam Backup & Replication v9 is per-VM backup chains.This great addition was in between a general announcement related to other backup storage improvements; in case you missed it, here we go with a dedicated post, because this feature is going to be great!
You need deduplication to do disk backup! Really?
I recently had the possibility to briefly test a Dell DR4000 deduplication appliance (you can read my quick review here), so after one year I tried DataDomain, ExaGrid and Dell. Apart from HP StoreOnce, I tried all the main deduplication appliances, and I understood how they work, pros and cons, but most of all the […]
Dell DR4000: a quick test
I recently had the opportunity to test briefly, for only one day, this Dell deduplication appliance. I’ve not been able to do extensive testing or performance ones, only a quick assessment of the management interface and derive some impressions on its use. DR4000 is a first for Dell, and its deduplication technology comes from the Ocarina […]
#ExaGrid: an overview
Disclaimer: after these upcoming articles about this technology, Moresi.Com SA, the company I work for, signed an agreement with ExaGrid and we are actually Value Added Reseller of ExaGrid, with the further authorization to directly purchase and sell without any distributor all over Switzerland and Italy. However, I had no obligation with ExaGrid to write […]