Posts Tagged ‘recovery’

Bootable Backups: Making Disaster Recovery a Breeze

Friday, August 18th, 2017

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Your hardware or OS fails, and your server won’t even start itself. Everyone’s complaining, and you’re under the pump. If only you could plug in an external drive, click your mouse a few times, and the whole thing was magically fixed.

Well, that’s exactly what our Bootable Backups let you do. So long as you make one ahead of time, even a major outage can be a breeze. Plus, being able to solve outages so easily will make you look seriously cool.

Read this article to learn more about Bootable Backups and how to make one.

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BackupAssist P2V recovery steps

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

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We have previously posted two articles on P2V explaining how it can help, and how to use BackupAssist for P2V. This final article looks at the specific steps you can take to perform a P2V recovery with BackupAssist and Hyper-V.

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Recover a Windows Server: 5 steps every business should know

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

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So, your server has crashed.  Don’t worry, you can recover it.  You can recover it, right?

Knowing how to recover a Windows Server, and more importantly having the software and procedures in place to do so, is crucial for all businesses.  Servers can contain mission-critical systems and data, the loss of which has the potential to cripple even the most successful companies.

In this article, we’ll go over the 5 need-to-know steps when it comes to recovering Windows servers.  So when the worst happens, you’ll know you can quickly land on your feet.

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P2V recovery with BackupAssist

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

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We recently discussed P2V and touched on the advantages of using P2V as a recovery solution. This article takes a closer look at P2V recovery and how BackupAssist can be used to perform a P2V recovery to a Hyper-V guest.

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Planning for a Recovery

Friday, January 10th, 2014


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Data recovery is the process of taking a computer that cannot start itself and returning it to a previous operating state. This means a recovery has to start the computer and then recover its operating system, data and applications. (more…)

Creating a disaster recovery plan

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Disaster planning and business continuity are tasks that, like healthy eating and regular exercise, are often left by the wayside in a busy small or medium company. Today, I’d like to take you through the very basic steps involves in building a disaster recovery plan to show you how to get started in preparing for unexpected data and business interruptions.  (more…)