Azure Security Tools & Features: A Comprehensive Guide

In 2024, it is safe to say that many organizations have embraced a cloud strategy in some way. Whether that is a hybrid cloud model or multi-cloud model that uses some of the most common approaches like Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). One thing is clear, the need to protect and secure these environments is crucial for all businesses. Microsoft Azure offers many of these cloud services to users depending on their needs, but did you know they also have tools available to help secure the environment and data as well? Let’s dive into some of the security tools and features you can find available in Microsoft Azure. Read more

What’s New in Veeam Recovery Orchestrator 7?

Veeam Recovery Orchestrator (Orchestrator), part of Veeam Data Platform, enhances the user recovery experience by ensuring that businesses can define, test, and plan for data outages. Having the ability to choose which type of recovery method you want to use is crucial, especially when it comes to cyberthreats. There were some major enhancements and new features added into this version of Veeam Data Platform that compliments the robust functionality of Orchestrator version 6. Let’s discuss what new features you can see from the updated Veeam Recovery Orchestrator v7. Read more

Air-Gap vs Immutable Backup

According to Veeam’s 2023 Data Protection Trend’s Report, 85% of the 4,200 surveyed organizations suffered at least one ransomware attack in 2022. The results regarding the recoverability of the ransomed data was even more staggering, with 39% of production data being either encrypted or destroyed. With cyber threats showing no sign of slowing down, it’s not surprising that most companies have adopted immutable and air-gapped technologies to ensure their data recovery efforts are not hindered by Ransomware. Read more

What Are Immutable Backups?

To keep businesses running, a secure backup is a priority for the best data protection strategy. Data Security, one of Veeam’s core pillars for data protection, focuses on data accessibility and backup immutability. Immutability remains a hot topic, especially around ransomware, with many vendors and organizations adopting immutable technologies for cyber resiliency. So, what exactly are immutable backups and why should you use them in your data protection strategy? Read more

Increase Resilience with Orchestrated Recovery to Azure

Veeam Recovery Orchestrator helps Veeam users take control of their disaster recovery (DR) strategy by making it easier to plan, document and execute their recovery plan flawlessly in the event of disaster. Built on top of Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam ONE, Veeam Recovery Orchestrator (Orchestrator) leverages the replica and restore capabilities built into the platform to provide validated recovery documentation and enhance the recovery options available for single applications or entire sites. Read more