Unitrends Session at Spiceworks Spiceworld Packs Them In!

May 13, 2014

I’m at Spiceworks “Spiceworld” conference today with Unitrends at booth #2! We’ve had a good day taking backup to attendees and giving away shirts! We also had a great session that was packed out! The session was on “The Challenges of Protecting a Diverse Environment” and was with Katie Drucker, Anthony Campbell and Huw Davies. If you [...]

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Global vs. Job Based Deduplication

May 13, 2014

By Adam Grare There is a clear winner and it is… GLOBAL. We are not surprised.  Recently we (Unitrends / PHD Virtual) have heard a lot of noise around different deduplication methods from various vendors, specifically comparing per-job deduplication with our global deduplication/virtual-full backup model. It has been claimed that if you have a single [...]

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Unitrends Kicks off Spiceworks “Spiceworld” Conference in London

May 13, 2014

We’re making a good start to the week by exhibiting at Spiceworks “Spiceworld” conference in London! The conference is held this year at the Brewery Conference Center and is a must attend for all “Spiceheads” We’re at booth #2 today and tomorrow and will be taking about everything Unitrends, PHD Virtual and Backup related! So [...]

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Parallel Archiving – Unitrends Enterprise Backup 7.4

May 12, 2014

Long-term retention is needed for many verticals that have compliance requirement – health care, financial, insurance, government, etc.  There are however still many companies that choose to keep long enough retention where they need to run lower cost secondary storage for archive purposes.  This makes archiving a key feature to consider when looking at a [...]

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Mikes.eu Reviews Unitrends Enterprise Backup 7.4

May 7, 2014

Community blogger, VMware vExpert and EMCElect memeber Roy Mikes recently got his hands on Unitrends Enterprise Backup 7.4 and put it through the paces! Roy had some interesting comments on the product saying “Unitrends Enterprise Backup is a fantastic product that doesn’t sacrifice virtual world capabilities in order to integrate your physical backup needs. In [...]

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EMCworld Day 2 Roundup

May 6, 2014

Yesterday was day 2 of EMCworld and I was on site getting the scoop on what was new! Here’s what happened today!! The day started with a general session from VMware (VMW) CEO Pat Gelsinger discussing the shifts in IT as more and more companies move to the cloud. He discussed the two paths for creating [...]

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EMCworld Day 1 Roundup

May 6, 2014

This year is my 6th year working in social media and community for PHD Virtual and now also Unitrends, although until now I have not made it out to an EMCworld conference I am now here in Las Vegas for EMCworld 2014! This as it turns out is a natural development for the type of [...]

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Untrends Enterprise Backup 7.4: Cisco UCS Meta-Bare Metal Backup

May 2, 2014

Cisco UCS is a hardware platform that includes compute, memory, network, storage, and virtualization to consolidate all infrastructure into a small, centrally managed and configured form-factor. Within this converged infrastructure are important configuration profiles that govern how workloads are distributed across the platform, as well as key networking information.  It can take 6-8 hours to [...]

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Unitrends Enterprise Backup 7.4: The Relentless Pursuit of Perfection

May 1, 2014

Release 7.4 for Recovery-Series physical appliances and Unitrends Enterprise Backup™ (UEB) will be generally available on later today.  Incredible thanks goes out to the many customers who participated in the beta phases of the release.  And a huge thank you to all of the people within Unitrends – from engineers to support to product management [...]

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Unitrends Enterprise Backup 7.4 – CertifiedBackup for vSphere with ReliableDR

April 30, 2014

ReliableDR for vSphere 3.4 extends DR Assurance to applications protected by the Unitrends Recovery appliances (hardware and software). This powerful new functionality, known as CertifiedBackup, allows IT administrators to orchestrate recovery processes directly from data backed up by RA/UEB, and applies business rules to certify the correct execution compliance of BC/DR SLAs. ReliableDR 3.4 leverages [...]

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