phd virtual: disaster recovery for virtual environments

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  • 1. Disaster Recovery for Virtual Environments Featuring: Douglas Brown James West
  • 2. Types of Disasters Causing IT Downtime Natural Man-made (90%)
  • 3. Common causes of Downtime Source: Sept 7, 2012 257 Respondents
  • 4. Virtualizations Effect on DR Simplifies Portable
  • 5. On-premise or Cloud
  • 6. Benefits and Challenges of on-premise You own the data You have access to all systems Less security concerns Configuration sprawl
  • 7. Cloud Models Public Cloud Amazon, Google, RackSpace Hybrid Cloud Service Centric Private Cloud vCloud Director, Open Stack, Cloud Stack
  • 8. Benefits and Challenges of the Cloud ROI Less energy Scaling Recover Internet speed Security Failover Remote Easy/fast
  • 9. Considerations for On-premise and Cloud Creating clearly defined roles and planning for employee turnover and updated SLAs Technological advances Money Buy-in from senior executives
  • 10. Survey Question Has your company implemented a Cloud DR Solution? Will your company implement a Cloud DR solution within the next 2 years?
  • 11. The State of Cloud DR 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 Q3-2012 Q4-2014 % of mid-sized companies that will implement Cloud DR Source: Gartner
  • 12. DR Stats By Country Source: Sept 12, 2012
  • 13. More DR Stats Only 37 percent back up their virtual machines on a daily basis. Source: Sept 7, 2012
  • 14. Disasters and Consequences 15
  • 15. PHDs Approach to DR PHD Virtual Backup & Replication with CloudHook PHD Reliable DR
  • 16. PHDVB with CloudHook
  • 17. PHD ReliableDR
  • 18. Demo CloudHook & ReliableDR Demo
  • 19. Best Use Cases for PHDVB and ReliableDR 1 Amount of data to be recovered? 2 How critical is the data and how long can the business survive without it? 3 Available personnel, expertise, and resources? 4 Types of businesses? 5 Pressure from other stakeholders such as retailers, resellers, wholesalers
  • 20. Misconceptions About DR Planning and Execution Costs Insufficient direction from C-level executives Infrequent/Improper testing and validation Relying too much on technology (virtualization, cloud etc.) but forgeting DR fundamentals Its an on-going process
  • 21. Predictions for the Future
  • 22. Q&A +1-267-298-5356 Toll free +1-866-710-1882