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Posts Tagged ‘Veeam Software’

  • Warren Olivier

    Cloud-based backup strategy can be implemented in 15 minutes

    July 15, 2015 • Enterprise, Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Cloud-based backup strategy can be implemented in 15 minutes

    Cloud-based backup services are an easy way for IT service providers to help clients achieve availability of their data, says Warren Olivier, Southern Africa Regional Manager at Veeam Software – as well as an excellent first step into becoming a cloud...

  • Jos Floor

    No more data loss coverups for SA businesses

    April 20, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on No more data loss coverups for SA businesses

    South Africa has a historical culture of non-disclosure and cover-ups when it comes to data loss and data breaches – but, the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act will force much greater transparency. The Act establishes eight data protection...

  • Mark Perry

    Fast restore key to high availability in the modern data centre

    March 23, 2015 • Enterprise, Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Fast restore key to high availability in the modern data centre

    The key to maintaining availability for the modern data centre is not whether you’ve protected your data by backing up – it’s how well you can recover. Everyone loses data, all the time. The MD unthinkingly deletes an important email, or a system...

  • Warren Oliver

    Building the modern data centre: Plan for availability

    February 25, 2015 • East Africa, North Africa, Opinion, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Building the modern data centre: Plan for availability

    The always-on era is becoming a reality for every business: Globalisation is allowing companies to spread their operations across multiple time zones just as users are abandoning the old nine-to-five working day and want access to their email and data...

  • Warren Olivier

    Will the Internet of Things bring new data availability challenges?

    February 2, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Will the Internet of Things bring new data availability challenges?

    The move towards the “Internet of Things” (IoT) – in which everything from fridges and TVs to running shoes and wristwatches are connected to the Internet – will create new data availability challenges for individuals and companies alike....

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    RAM Group cuts downtime with new software

    October 30, 2014 • EnterpriseComments Off on RAM Group cuts downtime with new software

    According to the the RAM Group, it has cut the time needed to back up the IT systems supporting its always-on business by 95%. RAM revealed that this was due to company using Veeam software. Group IT Manager, Lance Soller stated that: “Our IT platform is a...

  • Warren Olivier, Veeam Software Regional Manager for Southern Africa (image: Veeam)

    Veeam South Africa maintains growth

    April 22, 2014 • EnterpriseComments Off on Veeam South Africa maintains growth

    Veeam Software, a provider of Protection for the Modern Data Center, racked up a second year of over 80% growth in South Africa in 2013. Warren Olivier, Veeam’s Regional Manager for Southern Africa, says the company now has more than 1,000 local customers...

  • Warren Olivier, Veeam Software Regional Manager for Southern Africa (image: Veeam)

    Business expectations of IT higher than ever before

    March 20, 2014 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Business expectations of IT higher than ever before

    CIOs and IT managers are faced with higher expectations from their businesses than ever before – which they must meet with tighter budgets. The balance of power between IT departments and the rest of the business has shifted decisively in the past few...

  • Jessica van Wyk, channel manager at Veeam Software. (Image source: Veeam Software)

    What future for the distribution channel in a cloud-based world?

    February 19, 2014 • Enterprise, Southern AfricaComments Off on What future for the distribution channel in a cloud-based world?

    Over the past few decades a whole industry has built itself on the distribution and resale of hardware and software — an industry that is now under threat as software sales move online and entire services move into the cloud. But, says Jessica van Wyk,...

  • Warren Olivier, Territory Manager at Veeam Software. (Image source: Veeam Software)

    Replication, backup or both?

    November 5, 2013 • OpinionComments Off on Replication, backup or both?

    Virtualisation has brought the cost of data centre- or machine-level replication down to the point where more organisations can afford it – but, it’s important not to assume replication can replace backups. Replication and backup achieve two different...