Virtualization of the data center has proven to be a true IT game-changer, providing increased flexibility and control in managing mission-critical data assets, as well as essential cost savings. Organizations large and small continue to move forward with virtualization initiatives, either going completely virtual or operating - in varying ratios - in a hybrid physical/virtual environment.
To more fully realize the benefits of virtualization and get the most out of their investments in the technology, organizations need to optimize all IT processes and activities for their virtual environment. This includes security, compliance, and Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery (BC/DR). Of the three, BC/DR is perhaps the most difficult because to date there have been no virtual-ready remote replication methods that organizations could adopt. That is all about to change. Read on to learn how this gives a new approach to business continuity and disaster recovery