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    • 6 Sep 2017

    7 Reasons Why VROOM Is All You'll be Talking About At VMworld Barcelona

    Quest V ROOM brings together the protection of your critical IT infrastructure and its management all in one place. Here are 7 reasons you should come along and see it: Don’t get caught out with unprotected infrastructure Be able to see and understand what is going on in real time from critical app, through your virtual infrastructure to the storage and into the cloud. Get directed to the most valuable...
    • 6 Sep 2017

    DR Rapid – Enhancing Veeam backups with DR Series appliances

    Virtualized and hyper-converged environments allow IT data centers to rapidly adapt to ever changing business demands. Because of this, customers have increasing expectations from their backup and recovery solutions such as the protection and recovery of data in minutes, improved backup integrity, expanded retention policies and data analytics. Additionally, IT data centers are asked to retain data for longer periods...
    • 6 Sep 2017

    Speedbumps on the Road to Disaster Recovery and Data Protection

    Chico: “You call this a barn? This looks like a stable.” Groucho: “Well, if you look at it, it’s a barn; if you smell it, it’s a stable.” From “Monkey Business,” by the Marx Brothers That’...
    • 4 Sep 2017

    Keeping Your Data Protection Ahead of the Ongoing Digital Transformation

    As an IT professional, are you so consumed by keeping servers running and data flowing that it’s difficult to keep up with the digital transformation going on outside your walls? For example, energy companies are investing in smart meters to g...
    • 30 Aug 2017

    Activity Logging for Backups and Restores in Litespeed

    Litespeed has a great feature which tracks all backup and restore activity it does, and presents it within the application so that you can check the history of your Litespeed activity on the SQL Server instance. This information can be filtered by any specific database within the instance, or viewed at a higher level still, giving you a visual history of backup activity over time on the entire instance. How do we...
    • 28 Aug 2017

    See a Real Show When You’re in Vegas for VMworld 2017

    Rod Stewart. Jay Leno. Jennifer Lopez. Blue Man Group. Cirque du Soleil. Quest Software. What do these have in common? They’re all be putting on shows in Las Vegas during August. And while you may not go home bragging to your friends about seeing the Quest performance, it’s the only show that can lead to a significant improvement in your IT environment. Our shows at VMworld 2017 from August 27-31 feature...
    • 28 Aug 2017

    Coming soon in LiteSpeed for SQL Server 8.6! CAUTION: this blog post contains spoilers!

    This post contains spoilers for new version of LiteSpeed! Read under your entire responsibility. Don't tell me I did not warn you! We know that with LiteSpeed for SQL Server 8.5 we can backup to Azure , restore from Azure , backup to Amazon S3 and restore from Amazon S3 . That is good but, what if we need to backup to Amazon and to Azure at the same time? Or to disk and Azure at the same time? Or even to two local...
    • 25 Aug 2017

    Let's set Database Mirroring with LiteSpeed.

    In this post we are going to mirror (create backups of the same database on different locations) with LiteSpeed. To do that let's use the Backup Wizard: In the Backup Destination section we will see the Add Mirror button: Note that the "Add Mirror" option is only available with the "Overwrite existing media" option, so if we do not select that one we will get an error as shown below: ...
    • 23 Aug 2017

    Latest Version of DR Series Appliances software supports Veeam 9.5 with RapidCIFS, delivering 4x ingest rates over competitors

    Quest DR Series We are pleased to announce a new version of the Quest DR Series deduplication and storage software v, with current support of Veeam 9.5 and RapidCIFS. This combination of Veeam and Quest technologies means the DR Series can offer significantly higher ingest rates – up to 4x according to internal testing* - than our competitors. In addition, our engineering team has lead innovation and interoperability...
    • 9 Aug 2017

    Quest NetVault Backup 11.4 is Now Available!

    We are excited to announce a new version of NetVault Backup 11.4 is now available for download. Look what's new: Display jobs in a calendar type view and export job details via CSV More usable screen space via a new drawer for options Set summary preview details displayed in context Policy based job management enhancements Faster, better problem resolution via new support diagnostics Improved integration...