Business Continuity

Posted on Jan 15, 2013

Achieving Cost-effective Disaster Recovery

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There was a time when, for many organizations, implementing a disaster recovery infrastructure meant deploying millions of dollars worth of server, storage and network hardwar...

Posted on Jan 7, 2013

VCS is cool or what!

Are you sitting down? I hope so, because this top-secret Veritas Cluster Server 6.0 knowledge bomb I’m about to drop will knock your spectacles off.

Posted on Nov 19, 2012

Data Center Down - The Crash Blog Series: Oracle Open World

In a departure from our regular technical content, we will be featuring a new guest blog series on Connect. Please help us in welcoming Crash - the star of the Data Center Dow...

Posted on Oct 28, 2012

Relentless: Get the Data Center That Just Won't Quit at Vision EMEA 2012

Formula 1 championship teams relentlessly pursue excellence and never quit. Keeping your critical business services avai...

Posted on Oct 11, 2012

Symantec's Storage Foundation with Fusion ioMemory

Does your business require ultra-low latency? Or are you an existing Storage Foundation customer? Well we have some very exciting news for you!

Posted on Oct 10, 2012

Data Center Down - 18 stories, you have to see it to believe it.

Watch this behind to scenes to see how Symantec put our high availability and disaster recovery technology to the ultimate test. We loaded a server rack with a multi-tier appl...

Posted on Oct 5, 2012

Veritas Cluster Server: Resilience For Your Applications in Virtualized Environments

Virtualization is the current buzz word, and IT organizations are adopting virtualization technologies and platforms at ...

Posted on Sep 28, 2012

Data Center Down

What happens if your data center goes down? Businesses need 24/7 availability of their data and applications to keep their operations running smoothly and their customers happ...

Posted on Sep 20, 2012

The 2012 State of the Data Center Report

Interested is learning about data center challenges that your peers are experiencing? Check out the Symantec 2012 State of the Data Center Report on now! Introduc...

Posted on Aug 3, 2012

New Release: Introducing Veritas Operations Manager 5.0 and Veritas Operations Manager Advanced 5.0


Symantec today announced the release of Veritas Operations Manager 5.0 and Veritas Operations Manager Advanced 5.0- both...

Posted on Jul 26, 2012

New Release: Symantec Operations Readiness Tool 3.7


On July 26, 2012, Symantec completed another release of Symantec Operations Readiness Tool (SORT). With SORT’s focus of improving the total customer experience for NetBackup a...

Posted on Jul 20, 2012

New Videos on Disaster Recovery, Dynamic Multi-Pathing for VMware and Data Insight

The Storage and Availability Management Group has created a few new videos on SymantecTV! These videos show our customer...

Posted on Jul 18, 2012

Top Five Methods to Bullet Proof Your Disaster Recovery Plans

Disasters happen. In fact, according to the Munchener Ruckversicherungs-Gesellschaft, Geo Risks Research, 355 events, from floods to tornados to tsunamis and earthquakes occur...

Posted on Jun 27, 2012

Cloud And Data Center Resiliency Is No Prisoner’s Dilemma

Most data center professionals are faced with a sort of Prisoner’s Dilemma . We are constantly told to do more with fewer resources, but not to cut any corners and to keep eve...

Posted on Jun 22, 2012

Comply with Your Data Retention Policies


Are you battling with strict yet conflicting retention requirements for your unstructured data? Do you even know who owns those files or folders in the first place?

Posted on Jun 18, 2012

Disaster Recovery as a Service: Why it's a big deal

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Last week, Symantec and Microsoft announced a joint effort to deliver Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). This hybrid approach will involve using Symantec Storage Foundati...

Posted on Jun 13, 2012

How to Set Up Veritas Cluster Server with VMware vSphere - A Technical Guide

Are you setting up Veritas Cluster Server in VMware vSphere? Below is a technical guide to walk you through the process ...

Posted on May 30, 2012

Your Vote Matters at VMworld 2012

VMworld 2012 is around the corner - August 26-30th, 2012 (US) && October 9-11th (EMEA). What do you want to see, hear, & learn at #VMworld 2012? Call for Papers Vo...

Posted on May 25, 2012

Enterprise Hadoop - Five issues with Hadoop that need addressing

The biggest driver for adoption of Hadoop is its promise of unlocking value from an enterprise’s vast data store. Use cases that show incremental revenue from data analysis ar...

Posted on May 8, 2012

NetApp and Symantec Join Forces to Improve Data Governance over Unstructured Data


Unstructured data growth is exploding. According to Gartner, the growth of data is 40% to 60%, but for unstructured data...

Posted on May 8, 2012

Confidently Virtualize Mission-critical Applications with Veritas Dynamic Multi-Pathing for VMware

Are you getting the I/O performance and availability you need from your VMware environment? Listen to this webcast to le...

Posted on May 3, 2012

Don't be that guy

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Posted on Apr 18, 2012

Out: Clustering. In: Application Management

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I've been blogging over the past couple of weeks under the theme "Everything you think you know about clustering is wrong". It's sort of a tongue-in-cheek theme, but...

Posted on Mar 7, 2012

New Release: Symantec Operations Readiness Tool 3.6


Symantec's new release of Symantec Operations Readiness Tool (SORT) is synchronized with the release of NetBackup 7.5 and Storage Foundation’s release of DMP for VMWare. With...

About Business Continuity
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery in today’s age of cyber attacks, terrorist threats and natural disasters is vital, yet many organizations struggle with creating a strategy that works at hour zero. The Veritas Business Continuity blog brings to you the latest news and views about how to build and implement a bullet proof disaster recovery plan, regardless of whether your DR target is the public cloud, a hosted private cloud or even your own data centers.