What SMBs should think about when selecting backup and DR in a virtualised landscape

06-Dec-2017 11:30:27 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Veeam Replication, Backup, Availability Zone, veeam backup, ExperienceAvailability, always-on

There is no question on the positive effect virtualisation has had on IT Infrastructure in the past ten years. With real business benefits such as energy saving, cost effective IT environments and faster server provisioning, virtualisation has emancipated hardware resources and created an environment which allowed for the proliferation of large scale cloud computing services. As server technology...

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How much down time and data loss can your company really afford

01-Dec-2017 07:30:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Australia, Cloud, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Disaster Recovery, Backup, Cloud Connect Replication, cloud computing, veeam backup, ExperienceAvailability

Systems failure and the resultant systems unavailability or down time is a risk all business need to defend against. With so many systems online, businesses need to take the necessary precautions to ensure their systems are available as customers are interacting and transacting with you from all over the world 24 hours a day, every day. A recent article published by NetworkWorld, details the...

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Cloud Backup vs. Traditional backup: 5 Key Differences

28-Nov-2017 08:48:19 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Australia, Cloud, Cloud provider, Veeam, Backup, resilience, virtualisation, veeam backup, ExperienceAvailability

Your data is your business Data is the lifeblood of modern organisations. The data each individual and organisation creates is unique and needs to be stored safely and securely. To ensure the safety of your data, backups of this data must be done on a regular basis to mitigate the risk of your information being lost when your primary storage platform is damaged or destroyed. A look back at...

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Focusing on compliance with backup

06-Oct-2017 13:09:14 / by Liz Bingham posted in availability, Cloud, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Backup, bigdata, veeam backup

No matter what industry your business is in there is a level of compliance you need to meet. The growing number of Australian regulations governing the management, processing and secure storage of electronic information means data governance compliance is a legislated obligation for all modern organisations. Compliance gives you a competitive advantage  Data Governance Compliance should not only...

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The benefits of a simple virtualised backup for SMBs

28-Sep-2017 10:21:58 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Cloud provider, Hybrid Cloud, Veeam, Backup, continuity

Business leaders and owners of small to medium sized businesses (SMBs) face a wide range of competing priorities every day. Anything that could potentially prevent normal operations, such as an unexpected outage or system downtime, simply can’t be afforded.   Imagine arriving at your business in the morning only to find that your virtual servers ran updates during the night and corrupted the...

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How SMBs can use backup to move forward with digital innovation

15-Sep-2017 10:09:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Australia, Blog, Veeam, Backup

Digital innovation is a driving force which leaders and owners of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) cannot ignore.   Every day new digital innovations disrupt traditional business models in ways we couldn’t imagine a few years ago. Think of what Amazon has done to book stores, Netflix has done to video stores, Uber has done to the taxi industry and Airbnb has done to the accommodation...

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SecondSite Wins BCI Australasia Continuity and Resilience Provider 2017

06-Sep-2017 11:13:37 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, disaster recovery services, disaster recovery solutions, Australia, Blog, Cloud, Cloud provider, Disaster recovery as a service, IaaS, Zettagrid, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, disaster recovery plans, Backup, Data Centre

Zettagrid is pleased to announce that our comprehensive Disaster Recovery product SecondSite has been awarded Continuity and Resilience Provider (Service or Product) at the 2017 Business Continuity Institute Awards Australasia. Receiving the award at the Sydney ceremony was a great honour, and is a testament to SecondSite, bringing innovation to the disaster recovery space in Australasia. “In a...

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5 Reasons Why Backup Is Not Disaster Recovery

21-Jun-2017 09:00:23 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in Australia, Blog, Cloud, Disaster recovery as a service, Hybrid Cloud, media, News, Zettagrid, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, Backup, Data

We often hear about "Backup and Disaster Recovery" as if they are one in the same. In a way they are. But let's be clear,  backup is not disaster recovery! You can't have disaster recovery (DR) without backup, and you can have backup without DR, but why? 1. Service Levels Backups typically happen once per day and at night, so your RPO could be 23 hours! When protecting mission-critical...

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LIMITED TIME OFFER: Get $1,000 in FREE Veeam cloud services

04-May-2017 10:41:31 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in availability, Cloud, Disaster recovery as a service, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Veeam Replication, Zettagrid, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, Backup, Cloud Connect, Cloud Connect Replication

  Now is the time to extend Availability to the cloud, to ensure your business remains Always-On™! Veeam® and Zettagrid are providing a cost-effective way for you to trial backup and disaster recovery in the cloud. As a valued Veeam customer, you can NOW activate Cloud Backup and DRaaS in minutes, through an unprecedented special offer, for a limited time, get up to $1,000 in FREE cloud services....

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WEBINAR - Zettagrid Makes DraaS Easier Than Ever To Grow Your Business!

07-Feb-2017 16:24:56 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in Cloud, Disaster recovery as a service, News, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Veeam Replication, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, Backup, Cloud Connect Replication

EVENT DETAILS Join Anthony Spiteri, Veeam Global Technical Evangelist and Luke Brown, Zettagrid's Principal Technologist / Evangelist, for an in-depth discussion on how Zettagrid Veeam Cloud Connect Replication can grow your business. As Australia’s DR and Cloud Backup specialists, we’ve made it easier than ever to have reliable, hassle-free and affordable protection. Zettagrid's Veeam Cloud...

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