Windows Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity News
December 16, 2009
The DR automation that VMware users enjoy with SRM is now available to Microsoft Hyper-V shops, thanks to Citrix Essentials' Site Recovery feature.
September 04, 2008
Got plans for direct-attached storage? With Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 replication features, like Cluster Continuous Replication, some Windows shops can avoid costly SANs for DAS.
April 26, 2007
Data center disaster recovery and business continuity are crucial to a businesses bottom line, but a new study shows business execs aren't making disaster recovery a priority.
March 22, 2007
The first step to designing a solid disaster recovery plan is defining your company's IT universe. Expert Russell Olsen explains where to go from there – creating a plan and integrating it into your daily work.
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Microsoft Cluster Operating System (OS) Rolling Upgrade is a feature that keeps Hyper-V virtual machines (VMs) or Scale-Out File Server workloads running during an upgrade from a Windows Server 2012 R2 cluster to a Windows Server 2016 cluster. Continue Reading
Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct is a feature in Windows Server 2016 that uses local server storage to build highly available and scalable software-defined storage systems for Hyper-V virtual machines. Continue Reading
Geo-replication is a type of data storage replication in which the same data is stored on servers in multiple geographic locations. Continue Reading
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Enterprise-level high availability is complex and costly. Using application-level HA could actually save you a buck. Continue Reading
Disaster recovery gets easier with the Windows Server 2008 backup tool and other new OS features. Continue Reading
Microsoft designed Windows PowerShell to organize tasks in two ways: by name and function. Learn the details of PowerShell's structure, and use that knowledge to quickly find the tools you need. Continue Reading
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Virtualization is supposed to simplify disaster recovery, but is Microsoft's Hyper-V up to the task? It can be – if you plan accordingly. Continue Reading
When dealing with a capacity crisis in a complex situation, be sure to address the correct problems with appropriate short-term solutions and long-term capacity planning strategies. Continue Reading
This disaster recovery planning checklist will help Windows shops build a solid DRP to avoid data loss and comply with a wide range of laws and industry standards. Continue Reading
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In Windows Server 2012, IT pros can prepare for failover scenarios using the newly built-in NIC teaming capability. Continue Reading
Admins can gain improved functionality of PHP applications running on Windows Server through Windows Cache Extension, an open source PHP add-on utility. Continue Reading
Often times it's the little things that count. While improvements to Hyper-V have gotten most of the press, other changes to R2 have fallen under radar. Continue Reading