Tag Archives: Backup

List of backup solutions for VM’s on both the paid and free ESXi …

I’ve been casting around for something to backup both the paid and free versions of ESXi 5.x VM for the least possible cost. Here is a list of the various ones I have come across. Note that I haven’t tried most of these yet so have not real comments. Qantum vmPRO & DXi V1000 … http://www.quantum.com/products/vmbackup/vmprosoftware/index.aspx ESXi […]

CrashPlan … interesting offsite backup solution …

I came across this recently. It appears focused on protecting the desktop rather than the server which wasn’t what I was looking for at the time. However, from a personal perspective, I was quite intrigued by the option of backing up to another persons internet connected pc etc. Even better, this option is free. Occasionally, I have […]

Interesting Backup Solutions …

I’m always being asked to do things for preferably less than nothing. So, I’m always on the lookout for free stuff. At the moment we are re-evaluating how we backup our data and servers. Most of these are now virtualised using VMware vSphere 4.x ESX hosts and iSCSI SANs. Anyhow, I recently discovered that Unitrends […]