Data Management

The Time for VM-Only Backup Technology Has Passed

Date Added: May 2012
Format: Live Event

The days of "test and development" virtualization have passed, and virtual environments have become common even for mission-critical workloads. Likewise, the time for virtual machine (VM)-only backup solutions is passing. Enterprise workloads and mission critical applications demand comprehensive tools to back up the mixed virtualized and non-virtualized infrastructures that have become the norm. They must do so while meeting the demands of (or improving on) existing SLAs, without introducing a new layer of IT complexity. Symantec's ongoing leadership in backup and recovery delivers on those requirements, with a unified state of backup that includes support for physical, virtual, tape, disk snapshots, and deduplication