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July 15, 2014
White Paper

Author: John Savill,

Hyper-V has cemented itself in many organizations and nearly every company is using or evaluating Hyper-V today however many of these virtualization IT Pros are new to Hyper-V if not Microsoft technologies in general which is why this paper will arm readers with the most important ten things every Hyper-V using IT Pro needs to know.
June 24, 2014
White Paper

Author: Mike Resseler, Product Strategy Specialist for Veeam

This white paper examines Hyper-V management and monitoring provided by Veeam Management Pack for System Center. Veeam MP extends System Center, providing deep visibility and collecting critical information with more monitors, alerts, rules and performance collection.
June 19, 2014
White Paper

Author: Luca Dell'Oca, Derek Seaman, Senior solutions and performance engineer at Nutanix

Recommendations for the optimization and scaling of Veeam Backup & Replication v7 with Nutanix for VMware vSphere. This best practices guide shows the scalability of the joint solution and provides configuration information for both Veeam Backup & Replication and Virtual Computing Platform.
June 6, 2014
White Paper

Author: Rick Vanover, VMware vExpert, MCP, MCITP, MCSA and Veeam Product Strategy Specialist

Support for EMC Data Domain Boost is included for backups leveraging Veeam® Availability Suite™ v8. This tech note will walk through the configuration points associated with adding an EMC Data Domain target for backup jobs.

May 27, 2014
Analyst Report

Author: Jason Buffington, ESG Sr. Analyst
Monya Keane, Research Analyst

The results are clear – a recent ESG survey results finds those who switch to Veeam increase their availability:
  • Backups completed within Backup windows: 95% Veeam vs 73% Legacy Backups
  • Meeting Recovery Time Objectives: 96% Veeam vs 77% Legacy Backups
  • Recover applications in <60 minutes: 86% Veeam vs 18% Legacy Backups
May 26, 2014
Analyst Report

This infographic is part of the ESG Customer Insights research. ESG recently asked nearly 800 Veeam customers what drove them to choose Veeam Backup & Replication to enable their Always-on Business.
May 15, 2014
White Paper

Author: Jason Buffington, ESG Sr. Analyst
Monya Keane, Research Analyst

As organizations modernize their data centers for increased performance, protection and agility the leading solution is a virtualized converged infrastructure. ESG takes a close look at the optimal combination of performance and protection while ensuring reliability, manageability and flexibility.
May 14, 2014
White Paper

Author: Greg Shields, Microsoft MVP and VMware vExpert, independent author, speaker and IT consultant

VMware vSphere Backups: What are you Missing?

Author: Greg Shields, Microsoft MVP and VMware vExpert

Backups have become more complex with the advent of virtualization and server applications. And because virtual environments are a web of interconnected servers and services, backup activity and the virtual machines must be carefully orchestrated. This white paper explains the vSphere backup process, highlights what may be missing in your environment and offers step-by-step considerations to help ensure a successful vSphere backup.
May 12, 2014
White Paper

Author: Orin Thomas, an MVP, an MCT and has a string of Microsoft MCSE and MCITP certifications.

This is a study guide for the Microsoft 74-409 exam on Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center that covers each of the exam objectives. Read this study guide to learn how to create and configure virtual machine settings, virtual machine storage and virtual networks.
May 5, 2014
White Paper

Author: Greg Shields, Microsoft MVP and VMware vExpert, independent author, speaker and IT consultant

A large percentage of virtualized workloads are running on VMware vSphere. Although virtualization can make server management easier, it often complicates activities like data protection for enterprise applications. The complicating factor is that different backup solutions can gather data from different locations in a virtual world. This white paper offers ten best practices for backing up critical business applications in your vSphere virtual environment.

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