ESG Brief: Is a VM-specific Approach to Backup and Recovery Still Necessary in 2017?
ESG Brief
For the past several years, ESG has monitored the trend of adopting VM-specific technologies for backup and recovery versus a “unified” solution that protects both physical and virtual servers. This recap of recent ESG research examines the question of whether today’s organizations are using a unified solution or a VM-specific solution for their virtual environments—and what those organizations expect to do moving forward.
 
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Table of Contents
  • Introduction: Unified versus VM-specific Solutions
  • The Situation Today
  • The Market Has Been Changing
  • What Drives Unified Backup?
  • What Drives VM-specific Backup?
  • The Bigger Truth