Episode 148 - Art of modernising data centres - How to gain control over your data protection strategy
In this episode, Jennifer O’Brien (@JenniferO’Brien) hosts Nathan Steiner (@NathanSteiner) of Veeam and Tim Hartman (@TimHartman) of Nutanix to discuss the art of modernising data centres and how to gain control over your data protection strategy. Let’s face it: Legacy technologies aren’t meeting today’s transformational requirements. Complexity and risk management can be a killer. But there’s help out there - check out hyperconverged integrated tech sets.
29 May 2020
Episode 147 - How to Become a Backup and Recovery Ninja
In this episode, Jennifer O’Brien (@JenniferO’Brien) hosts John Wood (@JohnWood) of Veeam to discuss how to become a backup and recovery Ninja. Most businesses are struggling with the availability problem - and any downtime can result in lost productivity. Even worse, many businesses don’t have a disaster recovery plan. Hear how you can recover your systems quickly and efficiently with Veeam and NetApp. And like a true Ninja, you can repurpose data and provide value back to the business. For more info, check out this handy solution brief.
22 May 2020
Episode 146 - How to stop thieves in their tracks - 5 hot tips to recover from ransomware and malware
In this episode, Jennifer O’Brien (@JenniferO’Brien) hosts Mark Bentkower (@MarkBentkower) of Veeam to discuss how to stop thieves in their tracks - 5 hot tips to recover from ransomware and malware. If ransomware gets past your network and host based security, there’s things businesses can do. For starters, you can get your files back quickly and without paying the ransom to the thieves. Tune in to hear how. For even more info on how to ensure business continuity in the face of ransomware attacks, check out this handy brief with Lenovo.
14 May 2020
Episode 144 - How to get peace of mind in the age of unreliable data protection
In this episode, Jennifer O’Brien (@JenniferO’Brien) hosts John Wood (@JohnWood) and Mark Bentkower (@MarkBentkower) of Veeam to discuss how to get peace of mind in the age of unreliable data protection. Businesses are challenged with complexity and unreliability. Unknown challenges derail us - so how do we overcome and get peace of mind in the land of data protection? Don’t recreate the wheel - keep it simple. For even more info on how to build modern datacentres, check out this handy solution brief.
28 Apr 2020
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Episode 145 - Working from home in the age of COVID-19: Tips from the trenches
In this episode, Jennifer O’Brien (@JenniferO’Brien) hosts Anthony Spiteri (@Anthony Spiteri) of Veeam to discuss working from home in the age of COVID-19 - tips from the trenches. Some sound advice: Discipline is key; don’t feel guilty; and use the power of intelligent software to help you in your remote work environment. Check out these and other lessons learned from a ‘work-at-home’ pro who outlines some of the advanced tools available. For even more practical info, check out the remote working solution brief.
8 May 2020
Episode 143 - What's going on in the Test Lab
In this episode, Rick Vanover (@RickVanover) hosts Kevin O'Brien (@TestLabNut) from Storage Review. Storage Review is a great resource for information about hard drives, storage systems and more. Rick and Kevin discuss some interesting equipment in the lab currently and some tips for managing rack equipment that has a lot of systems that come and go. Below is the "Cartwheel" approach to storage network cabling discussed by Kevin:
13 Feb 2020
Episode 142 - Cloud, Community and Cool Content with Discoposse
In this episode, Rick Vanover (Twitter @RickVanover) finds time for a chat with Eric Wright (Twitter @discoposse). Eric blogs at Discoposse.com and is an avid community member for many projects. Rick and Eric discuss a few cool projects, including a presentation he gave at the AWS Summit in Toronto around Open-source Infrastructure-as-Code with Terraform and AWS. The content is compelling! Additionally, Eric summarized a recent milestone with Virtual Design Master.
4 Oct 2019
Episode 141 - VMworld US 2019 Debrief
In this episode, Rick Vanover hosts Kelly Goolsby. Kelly holds a leadership role at Liquid Web and is based in the US. Rick and Kelly talk about what transpired at VMworld, including Rick *not* attending and Kelly attending for the first time in a while. Rick and Kelly also discussed how VMworld sessions are up for replay already (impressive)!
5 Sep 2019
Episode 140 - VeeamON, VeeamOFF with Alexander Solaat Rødland
In this episode, Rick Vanover (On Twitter at @RickVanover) hosts Alexander Solaat Rødland (on Twitter at: @AlexSolaat). Alex is a Microsoft MVP and is based in Norway. Rick and Alex discuss what it takes to operate a big event like VeeamON as well as the need for portability of data, cloud considerations and more. Alex also posted this content on his blog here: https://solaat.no/2019/05/get-my-slides-from-veeamon-miami/
24 May 2019
Episode 139 – SSD and HDD fun with QNAP
In this episode Rick Vanover hosts Daniel Francis-Lyon. Daniel works for QNAP and advises partners and customers on how to configure storage systems for various needs. Rick and Daniel discuss a recent paper from Storage Review (Twitter @StorageReview) that showcases backup and recovery with Veeam and QNAP. Additionally discussed is QNAP's SSD over-provisioning technology. You can find more information about QNAP on Twitter and on Facebook.
6 May 2019