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Cloud choice no longer pie in the sky
Seems like the sky is the limit for cloud computing, whether it is to replace servers or handle system recovery. Because hardware failure is the most common reason for IT blackouts, they can be a significant interruption to operations. By using the Amazon cloud, HotLink can replicate the client's host environment and restore it to the last saved point.
Startups Take The Hot Seat At Interop Las Vegas
Startups are a critical part of the innovation lifecycle of the IT industry. They take risks on new ideas and new technology, target problems that incumbents can't or won't, and bring a fresh perspective to traditional ways of doing things. Interop attendees can hear directly from five startups in cloud security, mobile security, networking, hybrid cloud, and Big Data on April 2.
HotLink DR Express provides VMware Disaster Recovery to Amazon
The new HotLink DR Express provides protection for VMware vSphere VMs by replicating them to Amazon Web Services. Completely integrated into VMware vCenter, it uses Amazon S3 storage and EC2 as a DR platform to run VMware virtual machines.
Active Directory: Microsoft Azure’s Secret Weapon
Among the big four cloud vendors, only Microsoft offers a complete on-premises and public cloud offering. VMware does not have a public cloud strategy. If you want to migrate workloads running on vSphere into a true public cloud, your best option is to use the HotLink Hybrid Express solution, which will both migrate your VMs into Amazon and then let you manage them from within VMware vCenter.
HotLink DR Express Expands Disaster Recovery Into the Cloud
HotLink has released a version of its HotLink DR Express disaster recovery software that can back up and recover on-premises VMware data centers to an Amazon Web Services cloud upon data center failure. They key is the addition of HotLink CIMple software-defined networking technology.
Podcast: Introducing public cloud by integrating with existing infrastructure
Integrating public & public cloud is an important way to cost effectively create on-demand resources. One of the best use cases is for disaster recovery because leveraging public cloud enables you to forego managing a second site and duplicate hardware. This is just one of the use cases for HotLink. In this 7 minute interview, you’ll also learn about some of the others including moving workloads to and from public cloud.
HotLink improves VMware DR Tool for Added Protection
If you were worried about losing your virtualized information in a freak cloud outage, fear not. HotLink has announced several new improvements to its popular DR Express program for VMware vSphere. Customers can power up their virtual machines in AWS within minutes using their vCenter console and continue to manage the AWS workloads side-by-side with on-premise VMware VMs.
HotLink improves VMware DR tool using AWS
HotLink strengthened its cloud disaster recovery capacities with its latest version of DR Express VMware data protection that allows customers to use Amazon Web Services as a DR target. The new version adds automated hybrid networking for more rapid recovery in AWS for disaster recovery and business continuity.
HotLink DR Express for VMware and AWS ($300/VM/Year)
HotLink announced the addition of HotLink CIMple software-defined networking (SDN) to its DR Express technology. DR Express is a solution to enabling low-cost, comprehensive VMware data protection by leveraging AWS for backup, replication, DR and BC, using vCenter as the single point of administration and management.
Products of the Week
New HotLink CIMple Software Defined Networking (SDN) provides hybrid network management of Amazon Web Services in VMware vCenter for easy recovery in Amazon EC2 within minutes of an on-premise failure.