How to Increase VM Backup Speed to Its Maximum
Backup speed becomes a serious issue when your business operates 24/7 with hundreds of virtual machines up and running. You can imagine that it gets all the more serious when the number of VMs increases to thousands. From this perspective, boosting your VM backup speed becomes a vital element in keeping up your virtual infrastructure resilience.
Of course, not everything depends on the agility of backup software. Your virtual environment may also suffer from insufficient network bandwidth creating bottlenecks between the source data storage and the backup software or the backup software and the destination data storage, or low write speed of the target storage.
Anyway, while the above relates mostly to resources availability vs. cost, modern backup solutions can provide you with the maximum possible VM backup speed in the given virtual environment. In this regard, legacy VM backup solutions leave much to be desired, lagging far behind the ever-growing demands of the virtualized environments. Let’s review features you should be interested in.
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