Storage Virtualization

Hidden Costs of Virtualization Backup Solutions

Provided by Commvault

Category Storage Virtualization

Type White Paper

Length 5

Publish Date October 15 2015

Date posted February 23 2016


Even with the growth rate of virtual machines outpacing the rate of physical servers, industry wide, most virtual environments continue to be protected by backup systems designed for physical servers, not the virtual infrastructure they are used on. Point backup solutions designed to exclusively protect virtualized environments may seem like the perfect choice. But even these can lead to significant costs that undermine their value once they reach production.
This whitepaper reveals the hidden costs of virtualization backup solutions, and what you can do about them.

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