Data Backup

A data backup solution protects your company from attack by hackers and from natural disasters as well as facilitates speedy recovery and fast failover times.

Why BaaS when you can DRaaS?

Why BaaS when you can DRaaS?

Why BaaS when you can DRaaS? Backup as a service is not a disaster recovery solution on its own. Veeam’s Jason Buffington and Dave Russell reviewed survey research for answers.

Why You Need to Back Up Office 365

Why You Need to Back Up Office 365

It is critical to back up Office 365, as this company in Carlsbad found out recently. Microsoft’s Shared Responsibility Chart shows why.

IT Maintenance Windows and Change Management

IT Maintenance Windows and Change Management

  It’s that time of year again when, depending on your industry, things either get really busy or really slow. What does your company do during peak or holiday seasons related to IT maintenance? In my 20-odd years’ of experience in the IT industry, I have been...

Next Level Backup Protection

Next Level Backup Protection

Physical and logical security are two important factors when considering backup files. Modern restore capabilities allow for entire virtual machines and systems to be brought back online from a backup very quickly, assuming that a local/on-premises version is...

Veeam Availability Suite v10 has impressive new capabilities

Veeam Availability Suite v10 has impressive new capabilities

Veeam Backup & Replication v11 is Here! The V11 update was released in March 2021. As usual, the list of new features is extensive. Click through for a post in which we focus on the new capabilities that are important to Global Data Vault, our partners, and our...

Cloud Mobility – Buzz Words or Pain Point?

Cloud Mobility – Buzz Words or Pain Point?

Do an internet search on “cloud mobility,” and you will get a TON of results.  The definition(s) can be confusing, but basically it describes the ability to avoid locking in workloads to a specific cloud vendor.  Diversification of resources between private and public...

The Air Gap Controversy

The Air Gap Controversy

In a previous blog post, we talked about the 3-2-1-1 data protection concept as well as “air gaps.” We’ve also discovered that viruses can corrupt files that are written to air-gapped technologies, such as tape, rendering them useless, and the same can happen to other...

What is Global Data Vault’s Enhanced Data Protection?

What is Global Data Vault’s Enhanced Data Protection?

In Veeam Backup and Replication 9.5 Update 3, Veeam introduced a feature called “Insider Protection,” and updated it for the most recent release of Update 4. Insider Protection is a method used to combat the malicious or intentional (and perhaps even accidental)...