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The world faced unique, historical challenges in 2020 due to COVID-19, which introduced economic issues and impacted digital transformation efforts. Veeam® Software’s 2021 Data Protection Report covers how that cataclysmic year affected IT and data protection strategies. It highlights a “reality gap,” or the difference between what organizations expect from a backup solution and what it can deliver.
Legacy backup products do not have the capabilities required by modern data centers and applications, not to mention cloud workloads. According to a survey of 3000 participants, the ability to perform disaster recovery via a cloud service was the top feature of modern data protection solutions.
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