Why Virtualized Backup Design Matters
VM specific backup solutions like Veeam are increasingly being used to protect virtualized environments instead of more traditional enterprise backup systems. They provide a seamless way to non-disruptively and efficiently backup virtual machine data plus they include a number of advanced features like change block tracking (CBT) of VMs, replication and the ability to perform recoveries directly off disk backup resources. Most disk based backup appliances, however, weren’t designed with these features in mind. As a result, organizations using Veeam may incur backup performance problems which could lead to extended backup and recovery windows and missed SLAs.
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NOTE: This column was originally published in the Storage Switzerland Weekly Newsletter.