AWS disaster recovery News
July 02, 2015
AWS outages are fewer and less frequent, but the cause of an outage this week has IT pros feeling apprehensive.
June 11, 2015
AWS officials discussed the features customers can expect at the launch of AWS EFS, as well as what's still on the roadmap.
April 01, 2015
The Weather Company has made waves with news that it's adding IBM SoftLayer alongside AWS -- a move that's becoming more typical in cloud.
March 26, 2015
Replication across AWS cloud regions is now a checkbox item in the management console, circumventing homegrown and third-party tools.
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To design a highly available public cloud in AWS, it's best to provision regionally -- placing applications in regions closest to end customers. Knowing which availability zone to choose is step one. Continue Reading
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Amazon's recent earnings report shows that AWS is a hot line item. Companies testing DR in AWS could help spur its enterprise acceptance. Continue Reading
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No matter how well prepared you might be, disaster can strike. Most mature IT organizations have disaster recovery plans, but Amazon Web Services offers a unique set of services that can keep your business running if the worst happens. This handbook... Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: Set-and-forget (but email reports are available) backup process. It's hard to mess up the setup. • Room for Improvement: ...Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: Continuously automated with no end-user involvement. • Improvements to My Organization: End-user workstation backups are...Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: Automated backups/restore and is easily implemented. There are always new features being released, which keeps us excited to...Continue Reading
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Load balancing AWS apps ensures availability and scalability. Using Auto Scaling in conjunction with AWS ELB takes disaster recovery a step further. Continue Reading
Automating Elastic Block Store snapshot recovery frees up admins' time, allowing them to focus on other value-add tasks like development. Continue Reading
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Dan Sullivan reviews best practices for AWS disaster recovery to help users identify and plan for unexpected problems related to a disaster. Continue Reading