Although data recovery capabilities remain important, especially in the age of ransomware, data restoration capabilities alone are no longer enough. In today’s world it is more important to focus data protection efforts around operational resiliency and ongoing availability. Organizations are largely shifting their data protection efforts towards disaster recovery. Whereas backups focus on making recoverable data copies, disaster recovery is geared toward making sure that key business processes continue to function, even during a disaster.
Written in cooperation with ActualTech Media, our article will discuss how data protection has evolved in recent years.