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May 25, 2018
AWS added a feature to its fastest-growing service that provides more granular response to catastrophic failures and faster recovery -- just hope you never need to use it.
March 08, 2018
VMware Cloud on AWS has improved migrations, cost controls and availability, as VMware pitches customers on the value of hosting vSphere-based workloads on the public cloud.
August 24, 2017
Zerto Virtual Replication 5.5 increases disaster recovery capabilities in AWS and Microsoft Azure. The BCDR vendor also introduces a real-time analytics platform.
July 31, 2017
ATAguard protects and recovers servers and applications using AWS. The product targets the enterprise and midmarket, with additional cloud platform support expected.
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Disruptions occur in the cloud, and developers need to be ready for them. Using AWS tools and geographic routing can keep services available. Continue Reading
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