Protecting Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)

Some of the challenges facing IT organizations today are around not only protecting and restoring workloads, but also the configurations of the actual cloud environment itself. This is just like in the on-premises world where infrastructure configurations are protected, like network switch configurations, VMware vCenter, firewall rules, etc. In AWS, the equivalent service that provides these resources is called Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC). Read more
David Hill
David Hill

Technologist, Product Strategy

How do I protect my data contained within Amazon RDS instances?

With the explosive growth of AWS, more and more people are turning to Amazon RDS (Amazon Relational Database Service) for database services. With Amazon RDS instances, you can deploy databases without having any of the overhead of managing the actual database service or underlying operating system. Now, because of this growth in Amazon RDS, a new challenge faces consumers of this service. Read more
David Hill
David Hill

Technologist, Product Strategy

Veeam at Cloud Field Day 8

Veeam had the pleasure to present its Cloud Data Management vision to the Cloud Field Day delegates. This event was a little different being a virtual event. Typically, Cloud Field Day is presented to a room full of extremely technical delegates, but this time we did it a little different. For this event, Veeam brought together David Hill, Anthony Spiteri and Michael Cade, three key members of the product strategy team managed by Danny Allan, Veeam’s Chief Technology Officer. Read more
David Hill
David Hill

Technologist, Product Strategy

A technical look at the new Veeam Backup for AWS v2

This is a major milestone release that contains a lot of enhancements that are needed for a successful data protection solution in the cloud, steered by feedback and requests from the user base. As Veeam continues to develop its Cloud Data Management solutions, the latest release of Veeam Backup for AWS really does bring it to the forefront of providing true enterprise-grade cloud data protection. Read more
David Hill
David Hill

Technologist, Product Strategy

Powerful tips for AWS cost optimization

“If you’re moving to cloud primarily to save money, you would be terribly surprised with the result,” – that’s quite a popular phrase that’s been floating around in my team talks. While we always agree about cloud advantages such as ease of use, flexibility and so on, it requires some rethinking in terms of how you spend money there. In this article, I’m going to share a few tips based on my experience with AWS cost optimization. Read more
Andrew Zhelezko
Andrew Zhelezko

Global Technologist, Product Strategy

Building a Backup DMZ in the AWS Cloud

Recently Veeam released Veeam Backup for AWS. A new product providing cloud-native data protection to AWS workloads, whether they are born in the cloud or migrated to the cloud. With this new release of Veeam Backup for AWS, new considerations, specifically how to build a backup environment, must be put in place. Isolated accounts leveraging built-in AWS security boundaries are needed to be implemented. As such, a “Backup DMZ” should be used to protect all the data that is being backed up. Read more
David Hill
David Hill

Technologist, Product Strategy

Native backup for Amazon EC2 instances is here!

Today is an exciting day for the VeeamTeam, as we launch Veeam Backup for AWS,delivering AWS-native, cost-effective and secure backup with the ability toeasily recover from any cloud data loss scenario in minutes.

There are many reasons why this product isa big deal, making it hard to pick a favorite.One of the most important is a fully featured free edition, however thestrongest value comes in the capabilities explained below. Read on to discoverwhy this is a must-have for anyone running Amazon EC2 instances.

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David Hill
David Hill

Technologist, Product Strategy