Category Archives: DR/BC Solutions

How to deploy and configure EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines 4.2? Part 1: Set up environment.

As I described in the previous article, EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines allows replicating virtual machines with virtual machine level granularity. This solution runs in VMware virtual environments and does not depend on any specific hardware. We need to prepare VMware environment before installing Recover Point. The prerequisites are as follows: Installing the RecoverPoint for VMs splitter on… Read More »

NetBackup Master Server Disaster Recovery - Overview

In this article we discuss the High Availability/Disaster Recovery for the NetBackup Master Server. NetBackup is a scalable, heterogeneous backup system which can be used to backup primary but also secondary site. DR for NetBackup Master Server should be prepared and can be based on follow possibilites: Disaster Recovery with full or partial catalog recovery Full catalog recovery is… Read More »

EMC RecoverPoint for virtual machines 4.2: Architecture Overview

In November, EMC released RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines 4.2 (RP4VM) which allows replicating virtual machines with virtual machine level granularity. Recover Point for virtual machines is a new competitor of VMware Site Recovery Manager and Zerto Virtual Replication. Some main features: Recovery Point Objective (RPO) - zero or seconds. (Sync or async replication available) RecoverPoint for VMs is… Read More »