Achieving the Best of Both Worlds: 1TB/hr Restores + the Benefits & Cost Efficiency of Native Cloud

Do you think it’s impossible to achieve a 1 TB per hour (1TB/hr) restores in the cloud? Think again. We are proud to announce that Druva has exceeded the 1TB/hr performance threshold, providing businesses with a clear path to adopt the cloud for server backup and recovery — without having to complicate their on-premises environment. As a result, our customers are able to lower their TCO … [Read more...]

Druva Expands Its Data Protection Capabilities with Hyper-V Support

For companies that want to protect their Hyper-V environments and the ever-growing amount of structured and unstructured data that reside in them, there still too often exists an ineffective, on-premises secondary storage architecture that has been created to try and meet their needs. This architecture is complex and comes with heavy administrative overhead and infrastructure costs. To address … [Read more...]

Druva at Tech Field Day Extra — VMworld 2017

Whether you’re working with a small startup or a large enterprise, Druva can give you piece of mind by providing an easy, scalable, and robust disaster recovery service. All of your data will be seamlessly and effortlessly backed up in the cloud, so you’ll no longer have to constantly worry about data management, current backups, or offsite storage. All of your data and hypervisor infrastructure … [Read more...]

Druva’s 2017 AWS Cloud Data Protection Survey

Druva recently surveyed IT professionals across a variety of industries to get their thoughts regarding Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud adoption, and what benefits they would expect to see with a move to the cloud. The survey results led to some very interesting conclusions and highlighted some of the persistent concerns that IT professionals still have about cloud storage, which mainly have to do … [Read more...]

The AWS re:Invent 2017 Experience

AWS re:Invent is a show with its head in the clouds. It’s a very different show in a lot of ways, but if you’re interested in cloud computing, it’s the place to be right now. This is the first time I’ve attended the show, and I thought it was quite impressive. As a new member of the Druva team, I was interested in seeing how companies are using AWS to solve their real-world business challenges. … [Read more...]

GDPR: You Have to See it to Delete it

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is gradually becoming a driving force, pushing organizations to begin having very difficult conversations about deleting data. In case you have been living under a rock for the last couple of years, the world is going to change on May 25, 2018 when GDPR goes into effect. Most organizations don’t delete data as a standard practice and can’t even begin … [Read more...]

Backing up Your Hypervisors

Organizations in every vertical have come to rely on virtualized infrastructure to address data growth, performance, overhead costs, and automation. Businesses have benefited from virtualization tools like VMware, Hyper-V, Nutanix, and others, enabling them to increase efficiency by allowing businesses to scale their resources on demand, giving infrastructures flexibility to meet companies’ … [Read more...]

How Druva Helps Protect Your Data on Amazon Workspaces

The goal of Amazon Workspaces is to solve IT headaches by placing the full desktop experience in the cloud. Organizations set up virtual desktops, and users can access their documents, resources, and applications from any device. They pay for access only when an employee actually uses it, providing significant cost reductions compared with persistent virtual desktops deployed in a traditional data … [Read more...]

Investing in infrastructure for backup — Does it make sense?

As a growing share of organizations trust and embrace the cloud, why do we need to incur capital expenditure (capex) and operating expenditure (opex) costs on infrastructure specifically to manage data backup? Requirements for security, availability, resiliency, and management do not justify this old model of IT investment. All of these requirements can now be met far more elegantly —  and with … [Read more...]

5 Dark Tales from the Data Center

It’s Halloween, a night to hug your servers tight and fear the hardware that goes bump in the night. This year, our team wanted to explore the dark chapters of IT professional careers to uncover some of the real-life nightmares they’ve had to endure. We’ve put together five of these mysterious and horrific stories that will send chills down your spine and make you want to run screaming from the … [Read more...]