Business Continuity

Posted on Jul 7, 2011

Veritas Cluster Server - Share and you could win a $50 Amazon gift certificate!

Please complete the below sentence and you could win a $50 Amazon gift certificate: "Veritas Cluster Server is my produc...

Posted on Jun 26, 2011

Virtualizing Business Critical Applications with Confidence

Today Symantec announced the latest release of ApplicationHA , a new solution that provides high availability for business critical applications through application-level visi...

Posted on Jun 23, 2011

How do you define a cloud?

A lot of us are bombarded with messages about the cloud and differening views and opinions on what is a cloud. I guess the National Institute of Standards and Technology has w...

Posted on Jun 23, 2011

Understanding Storage-as-a-Service

The explosive growth of data is one of the top challenges of every data center faces today. Keeping this in mind, it becomes very important to understand the 'cloud' storage m...

Posted on Jun 17, 2011

Emerging trends around scale-out NAS

Here's an interesting architecture around the emerging trends around storage and specifically around scale-out NAS solutions. This article does a good job explaining the needs...

Posted on Jun 16, 2011

Thinking about Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)?

If you are considering Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, checkout this blog from DCIG . In the blog, Jerome Wendt discusses how SSDs and deduplication are key technologies for d...

Posted on Jun 15, 2011

Curb Unstructured Data Growth


An interesting article written by Jerome Wendt of DCIG about Data Insight's new SharePoint support functionality: Data Insight Extends Data Ownership Classification Capabiliti...

Posted on Jun 10, 2011

Introduction and details

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Hi everyone and thanks for joining the SFHA 6.0 Beta Group. We are currently working on our SFHA 6.0 release on UNIX, Linux and Windows. I wanted to write a quick introduction...

Posted on Jun 10, 2011

When life give you lemons, make cliff notes!

At Symantec, we are always looking for ways to empower you to do more with less! What better ways to do that than create cliff notes to quickly guide you through some Storage...

Posted on May 26, 2011

Veritas Cluster Server I/O Fencing Deployment Considerations White Paper

New white paper on Veritas Cluster Server I/O Fencing! Here is the Executive Summary: I/O Fencing provides protection ag...

Posted on May 4, 2011

Storage Foundation and VCS 6.0 Beta Program and Customer Feedback

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Are you interested in using the latest features in Veritas Storage Foundation and Cluster Server version 6.0 before they...

Posted on May 2, 2011

Veritas Operations Manager 4.0: Defining Action-based Storage and Availability Management

This week Symantec is announcing Veritas Operations Manager 4.0 and Veritas Operations Manager Advanced. We’re really ex...

Posted on Feb 28, 2011

Watch out for Storage and Availability Management Team at Vision 2011


Join us at Symantec's biggest annual user conference at Vision 2011, which will be at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas betwee...

Posted on Feb 25, 2011

New Beta Add-ons for Veritas Operations Manager (VOM).


Announcing three beta add-ons for Veritas Operations Manager (VOM). These add-ons can make VOM more powerful and better aligned to your needs:

Posted on Feb 16, 2011

New Release: Symantec Data Insight for Storage 2.0


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Posted on Jan 20, 2011

A note to VOS users (now called SORT)


Late last year, we changed the name of Veritas Operations Services (VOS) to Symantec Operations Readiness Tools (SORT) [ ] and we enhanced the site to...

Posted on Jan 12, 2011

Disaster Recovery Survey

The sixth annual Symantec Disaster Recovery Study demonstrates the challenges that data center managers have in managing disparate virtual, physical and cloud resources. These...

Posted on Nov 21, 2010

New Release: Introducing Symantec VirtualStore

Facing challenges around storage utilization and performance in virtual infrastructures? Increase in storage consumption could have a dramatic impact on your IT budget. Deploy...

Posted on Oct 20, 2010

Next Generation VOS Now Available – Symantec Operations Readiness Tools(SORT)


We’ve released a next generation version of Veritas Operations Services (VOS) called Symantec Operations Readiness Tools...

Posted on Sep 30, 2010

New Release: Introducing Symantec ApplicationHA

New Release: Introducing Symantec ApplicationHA

Posted on Aug 31, 2010

What's being written about Veritas Dynamic Multi-Pathing


Blogger Jerome Wendt recently posted an entry about Veritas Dynamic Multi-Pathing (DMP) on his site. You can read what he has to say about DMP and the fact that it is now avai...

Posted on Aug 30, 2010

Regularizing volume creation for your environment in Veritas Storage Foundation 5.1

Veritas Storage Foundation 5.1 introduced some nice changes into the vxassist utility to support rudimentary allocation ...

Posted on Aug 23, 2010

Attention Veritas Cluster Server Customers! Win an Apple iPad for Your Custom Agent or Script

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Have you deployed Veritas Cluster Server to protect your business critical applications? Did you create your own custom ...

Posted on Aug 16, 2010

Virtualizing Business Critical Applications with Confidence

To maximize efficiency of current IT resources, organizations are virtualizing an increasing number of applications in the data center. There are many benefits from virtualiza...

Posted on Jun 28, 2010

Call for Participation: CommandCentral 5.2 Beta Refresh

The CommandCentral Storage 5.2 Beta Refresh will be released on June 30, 2010. The beta refresh includes the following: New technology support: Thin Provisioning for HDS and E...

Posted on Jun 9, 2010

Is Fast Failover Minus High Costs, Complexity and Uncertainty Attainable? See What Jerome Wendt Says…

Check out Veritas CFS Proves that Fast Failover Minus High Costs, Complexity and Uncertainty is Attainable , the latest ...

Posted on Jun 7, 2010

Tell Product Management What Content You’d Like to See on Symantec Connect And You Could Win 100 Reward Points!

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Product Management for High Availability, Disaster Recovery and Replication at Symantec wants your input! We’re looking ...

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.