Category: News

Hyper-V fix for Windows Server 2012 R2 update

The Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 update KB 2919355 may cause a warning for BackupAssist v7 users. The warning appears in backup reports for System Protection jobs running on Hyper-V hosts. BackupAssist has released an […]

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 supported by BackupAssist Software

We are pleased to announce that SQL Server 2014 is officially supported by BackupAssist. This expands on our existing SQL Server support for SQL 2012, SQL 2008/R2 and SQL 2005.  You can now back up and restore […]

Support Availability and wishing you Happy Holidays!

With Christmas just weeks away and the end of 2013 fast approaching, we would like to say thanks for a great year. Thanks for being a valued client, and thanks for all your suggestions about […]

Five advantages of Hyper-V over other virtualization platforms

When it comes to virtualization platforms Hyper-V is still a young pup compared to competitors like VMware but it is quickly gaining ground. Since its release in 2008 Hyper-V has shown that it can stand […]

What Microsoft’s Nokia acquisition means for backup

In the past few days the technology news has been dominated by one topic: Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s mobile handset business. There has been plenty of discussion about what this will mean for consumers but […]

BYOD and Backups

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) was one of those ideas that exploded across IT last year. Although the practice of having staff integrate their personal smartphones and tablets into secure business systems had been around […]