Protecting the Software-Defined World

Today, EMC announced their next generation of backup and recovery solutions.  I was unable to attend the announcement.  A replay of the announcement can be found here.  The new announcements include Data Protection Suite enhancements, a New Data Domain OS and new deployment models for VPLEX. One of the keys to protecting the software-defined world…

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Data Protection for Virtual and Physical Workloads

First, for those who are not familiar with vDP (vSphere Data Protection), it is a backup and recovery tool designed for VMware environments.  It utilizes EMC Avamar technology to provide superior de-duplication for all virtual machines backed-up by vDP.  To provide further protection, vDP allows you to replicate backup data between vDP virtual appliances.  Therefore…

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