Posts tagged as backup

Cloud’s disaster recovery as a service

  Uptime is crucial for absolutely every single organisation, no matter how large or small. If any critical business application and data becomes unavailable for a few hours, it has the potential to wreak havoc across the organisation especially the bottom line. It could be something small as a patch for the enterprise resourced planning […]

“Always-on business” – the new IT buzzword

  The world’s leading IT experts and visionaries assembled in Las Vegas this week to learn how to ensure availability for the modern data centre. VeeamON 2015 is a one-of-a-kind experience filled with inspiration and education on how to achieve the “always-on business.” Setting the scene, Darren Bibby, programme VP, Channels and Alliances Research at […]

UPS for domestic, commercial and industrial applications

  The PSS Power Series UPS units can be used in domestic, commercial and industrial applications and are generator compatible. Sizes range from 1 to 15 kVA. These devices, which employ true on-line double conversion techniques, and supply a clean pure sine wave output, provide surge, spike, dip and blackout protection with zero-second switch-over delay. […]

Conventional backup does not cut it

  Most existing backup solutions are failing to give businesses the data protection they need, creating a gap between business requirements and IT performance. It is no longer unusual for customers or employees to need information and services to be available around the clock, according to Warren Olivier, Veeam Regional Manager for Southern Africa. The […]

VSATs are alive and well and growing

  Optical fibre-centric companies often give the impression that satellite are fading out the picture, but in fact the opposite is true.  Very small aperture terminal (VSAT) services are growing and remain vital in the communication mix. Satellites still remain popular and critical to connecting large parts of Africa where many areas have no access […]

SABS-approved LV switchgear with 24/7 backup

  Buying low-voltage switchgear on price alone puts companies at risk of sub-standard products which could jeopardise plant performance and uptime. Zest WEG Group’s LV WEG switchgear is a viable alternative. It offers price competitive, SABS-approved products to the South African industrial and domestic markets with round-the-clock technical backup across the range. Once installed at […]

Back-up is your lifeline of defence

by Hans van de Groenendaal, EngineerIT In  a recent survey by Symantec of more then 1400 IT professionals worldwide on their backup practices and their ability to recover information in the event of a disaster, it was found that traditional approaches to backup are far from ideal, and  it is vital to find a new approach. […]