Backup vs. Disaster Recovery vs. DRaaS

The IT industry loves lingo – and marketers love branding. The combination can lead to a rather cluttered wasteland of terminology that obscures meaning, rather than adding clarity. So, to strip it all back, let’s talk about the differences – in plain English – between backups, DR, and DRaaS. Definitions and Differences Backups: A backup is simply…

continuity tools replication

The Continuity Tools Explained: Replication

This is the third blog in the our brief series on continuity terminology. My first covered Snapshots – and the second covered Backup. As noted, this guide is a simple introduction to each of these concepts, and helps to explain the differences in clear, simple terms. We will discuss what each one is, isn’t, and how you might want to…

continuity tools backups

The Continuity Tools Explained: Backups

This is the second blog in the our brief series on continuity terminology. My first covered Snapshots – and the third will cover Replication. As noted, this guide is a simple introduction to each of these concepts, and helps to explain the differences in clear, simple terms. We will discuss what each one is, isn’t, and how you…

Veeam Cloud Connect Backup – Tips on How to Minimize Cloud Storage Requirements and Costs

Storage Management for Veeam Backups (Forward Incremental with Synthetic Full backups) iland Cloud Backup leverages Veeam Cloud Connect for a simple and affordable way to back up your data to iland’s cloud environment. When backing up your virtual machines to a remote repository, it is important to understand how Veeam holds backup files and the…

Veeam Cloud Connect FAQs

We recently joined forces with Veeam to answer the most frequently asked questions about Veeam Cloud Connect. I recommend taking the time to view the webinar in its entirety, but in case you are short on time, I wanted to answer the most frequently asked questions about Veeam Cloud Connect. Q. How do I set-up…