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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.
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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.
HotLink DR Express Adds CIMple Software Defined Networking
HotLink announced the addition of HotLink CIMple SDN to its HotLink DR Express technology. CIMple SDN enables easier testing, greater automation and faster operational recovery in Amazon Web Services (AWS) following a failure in on-premise VMware data centers.
HotLink DR Express Ties VMware, AWS Together For Disaster Recovery
HotLink updated its HotLink DR Express offering to make it easier for VMware customers to use Amazon as a disaster recovery target. The new version of HotLink DR Express features a new software defined networking (SDN) capability for replicating networking environments in the Amazon Web Services EC2 cloud.
HotLink adds SDN to HotLink DR Express
HotLink on Tuesday introduced a new version of its HotLink DR Express software, which supports VMware and Amazon Web Services and adds support for CIMple Software Defined Networking.