Capabilities that deliver deep hypervisor integration and advanced automation will help customers protect hundreds of VMs in minutes and easily scale to thousands of VMs. Advanced features like VM auto-protection automatically discovers new VMs and transparently add them to data protection policies.
Virtualisation is spreading like wildfire and along with it comes the shift to virtualised data centres and round-the-clock operations. To better manage and protect virtual data, end-users are increasingly rethinking traditional backup techniques and so must the solution providers who serve as their trusted advisors. These five guidelines allow solution providers to help customers modernise data protection and overcome virtual server deployment challenges. In doing so, customers can elevate their overall approach to data and information management to a level that allows them to adapt and scale quickly as their business requirements evolve over time.
Phil Curran is senior product marketing manager at CommVault.
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