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Pain-points that Disaster Recovery as a Service tackles

Posted by Nidhi Savla on Tue, Feb 25, 2020 @ 01:53 PM

What’s your plan for an IT Disaster?

Given most companies will experience at least some downtime each year and sooner or later experience a major outage…… it’s wise to have a plan in place. 

 

In this guide we discuss;

 

  • the types of downtime's companies experience,
  • how they happen,
  • the impact they can have, both to the business’s reputation as well as its bottom line
  • and how planning ahead of time can avoid the worst impacts.
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The guide also looks at a unique approach to disaster recovery, namely, disaster prevention which can reduce the chance of an IT disaster and how disaster prevention can be combined with disaster recovery as a service to ensure your businesses has a comprehensive plan for any major IT disaster that will be effective.

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Topics: Disaster Recovery, online disaster recovery uae, draas uae, disaster recovery uae, disaster recovery as a service uae, veeam draas uae, cloud draas, azure recovery, azure recovery services

Backup? Disaster Recovery or Disaster Recovery as a Service?

Posted by Nidhi Savla on Mon, Feb 10, 2020 @ 10:39 AM

 

In truth most businesses that have any sort of size will want to have backup and also some kind of disaster recovery. But they don’t always. Often Disaster Recovery is perceived as too complicated or expensive. Perhaps this was the case several years ago but things have changed. When considering your companies backup and DR strategy consider some scenarios: 

 

Which is right for my company?

Its Sunday morning 9 am. You start work but you can’t connect to any of your servers. Your IT checks the server and sees a message ‘Your data has been encrypted. To receive the decryption key send 10 bitcoins to this address’.

Hopefully you’ll be able to restore from backup. This assumes it has been working properly. You’ll be down for a day or 2. The business will be ok but how much will that cost your business?


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Topics: draas uae, disaster recovery uae, cloud dr uae, disaster recovery as a service uae, business continuity, veeam draas uae, cloud draas, azure recovery, azure recovery services

What is driving the demand for Disaster Recovery as a Service?

Posted by Nidhi Savla on Wed, Jan 29, 2020 @ 05:36 PM

There are many reasons why companies adopt Disaster Recovery as a Service, either for their on premise environments or their cloud environments. The key reason among them is to protect the business from experiencing downtime. While most businesses can cope with some downtime, an extended period of downtime or significant loss of data and services can often be fatal.

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Topics: draas uae, veeam draas uae, cloud draas, azure recovery, azure recovery services

BIOS Middle East Awarded VCSP Partner of The Year by Veeam

Posted by Nidhi Savla on Mon, Mar 18, 2019 @ 12:42 PM

Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: BIOS Middle East, the leading Managed Cloud Provider in the UAE, announced that it has been awarded “The VCSP Partner of the Year” by Veeam Software, the market leader in Backup and Disaster Recovery, at the recent 2019 Veeam Partner Summit held in Lebanon.

 

The Veeam Cloud and Service Provider (VCSP) award recognized BIOS Middle East for its Veeam-powered services in 2018 and dedication to enable its clients’ business continuity and the Always-On Enterprise.

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Topics: Veeam, veeam cloud connect, Veeam cloud uae, veeam draas uae, veeam backup

A Short Guide to Ideal Disaster Recovery

Posted by Nidhi Savla on Sun, Feb 10, 2019 @ 12:09 PM

If you’re like over one third of businesses, you might not be fully aware of the impact of unplanned downtime. Here are some quick figures – nearly half of businesses experience over four hours of unplanned downtime every four months, and according to Aberdeen, just one hour of downtime can cost an average of $260,000 USD. In other words, a thriving business can expect to lose at least one million dollars a year, if not more, due to IT failures.

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Topics: Disaster Recovery, draas uae, disaster recovery as a service uae, veeam draas uae, cloud draas

BIOS Middle East becomes the first Gold Veeam Cloud Service Provider in Middle East

Posted by Nidhi Savla on Thu, Oct 11, 2018 @ 11:03 AM

Dubai, 10 October 2018 — BIOS Middle East, a leading cloud and managed services provider, has achieved Gold Status as a Veeam Cloud Service Provider Partner.  BIOS Middle East is the first Veeam partner in Middle East to achieve this status.

Veeam is a strategic partner of BIOS Middle East for data protection solutions and services. BIOS Middle East uses Veeam software to provide offsite backup and replication from on premises data centres as well as backup and replication within CloudHPT (BIOS’S Cloud brand).

Veeam Cloud Connect allows for customers with on premises data centres to back up their servers to CloudHPT over the internet. Flexible pay on demand backup retention's and policies can be implemented on CloudHPT through your local Veeam Console.

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Topics: Veeam, veeam cloud connect, Veeam cloud uae, veeam draas uae, veeam backup

Veeam Cloud UAE, Veeam Cloud  Disaster Recovery UAE now available for all GCC

Posted by Nidhi Savla on Mon, Apr 25, 2016 @ 10:04 AM

CloudHPT, the GCC’s first Cisco Powered Cloud for IaaS & DRaaS offers another set of first: 

  • The first Veeam Cloud Disaster Recovery-as-a-service in the GCCC.
  • A free 1TB trial of Veeam Backup-as-a-Service for all Veea m customers

If you’re a Veeam customer then you can now seamlessly used Veeam Coud Backup UAE (from)  and/or Veeam Cloud Disaster Recovery UAE (from) services from within your installation of Veeam. Using a VeeamCloud service based in the UAE means the latency to your site is very low meaning DRaaS and BaaS will work perfectly.

Backup, Replicate, Restore and Run from the Veeam Cloud UAE with Veeam Cloud Diaster Recovery UAE (from) and VeeamCloud Backup UAE (from).

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Topics: veeam cloud connect, Veeam cloud uae, veeam draas uae, veeam backup

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