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Survive Disasters With Zettagrid and Veeam

“The only thing harder than planning for an emergency is explaining why you didn’t” – Unknown In the Information Age, where your business is expected to be up and running 24/7, you need a robust and effective disaster recovery plan. 2016 statistics show that the average workers lose 38 hours every year due to slow internet connectivity and downtime, that’s a full week every year that each employee is unproductive. It is no wonder that some businesses never recover from a serious disaster, multiply that across an entire organisation and the costs start to become unbearable. It is easy to

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VeeamON 2017 – What we learned and loved!

Luke Brown, Zettagrid’s Technical Specialist, and Evangelist had the pleasure of heading over to New Orleans for VeeamON 2017. As a Veeam Vanguard and vExpert he had some insight into the new products and technologies Veeam are working on. Take a read to find out what he thought of VeeamON 2017!     VeeamON 2017 in New Orleans has come to a close and I’m back on board at Zettagrid, catching up on the hundreds of emails I missed. This year’s event was unreal, with over 2,000 attendees and a variety of awesome speakers, it was one of the best events I’ve attended so

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What are the Benefits of Virtual Data Center?

Virtual Data Center (VDC) is a collection of cloud resources that replace the need for your business to own and operate your own data centre. Rather than relying on physical servers to protect your applications, you now have virtual servers, providing you with the flexibility to scale up as your business needs expand. Businesses of all sizes, especially small-to-medium sized businesses (SMEs), struggle with knowing how to manage their applications properly. Servers require climate controlled environments to function properly and often need IT professionals to manage their interface with the rest of the company assets. With our Virtual Data Centers

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Why Real-Time Disaster Recovery Needs to Be a Critical Part of Your eCommerce Business Processes

“Make ‘business continuity’ ‘business as usual’ and embed it into your management routines as decisions are made, instead of an afterthought, check off the box exercise later.” – Bobbie Garrett Business continuity management, or disaster recovery management, needs to be a vital part of a successful eCommerce business model. Furthermore, it is important for e-retailers to bear in mind that consumers in the Information Age are accustomed to having instant access to almost everything that they require. Therefore, to keep your customers, and your business, it is critical that you have a real-time disaster recovery plan in place to keep

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Bring Your Own Office 365 License to Zettagrid

SYDNEY, 5 July 2016 – Zettagrid today announced it is the first Service Provider in Australia to be authorised by Microsoft to enable customers to deploy Office 365 ProPlus in a shared cloud environment. As part of Microsoft’s Authorised Service Provider for Shared Computer Activation (SCA) program, Zettagrid customers will be able to take advantage of their existing Office 365 ProPlus licensing investments when deploying to Zettagrid’s cloud. “We’re all about simplifying a complex world for our customers,” said Zettagrid Managing Director Dr Nathan Harman. “Our customers have been telling us how much easier it would be for their business

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Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service Infographic

Disasters commonly interrupt business operations. The difference between companies which successfully minimise interruption to operational productivity and those which don’t is in their business continuity and disaster recovery planning. Our Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) infographic outlines the dangers of disasters and downtime to your data centre, and ultimately your business. It also shows how quickly businesses typically recover, why testing is important, and much more information relevant to you.

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