Archive for October, 2009

Test driving VMware Data Recovery (vDR)

October 16, 2020
Test driving VMware Data Recovery (vDR)

One of the most important things next to virtualizing all those physical servers is backing them up and restoring them. This of course is not a great feat with virtualization since basically the servers are now a group of files. There are and have been for some time full featured backup/restore products out there...
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Using vdrfilerestore.exe for file level restores

October 15, 2020

Click to Play This video shows how to use vdrfilerestore.exe from vmware to do a file level restore.
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Extending Partitions on VM Guests

October 10, 2020

Click to Play This video shows how to extend disk partitions in Windows Server VM guests using VirtualCenter, Diskpart, & SystemRescueCd.
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CA Arcserve 12.5 and vSphere 4 VCB Pt1

October 7, 2020

The recent release of 12.x has helped raise the bar of the backup solution. CA is getting better at backing up vm guests leveraging Vmware VCB. This provides a backup product which can be used for virtual or physical systems.
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