FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Taos – Main: 408-588-1200 / Toll Free: 888-826-7686 Taos Achieves Silver Competency Status with Microsoft San Jose, CA – 8 August 2017 – Taos, a preeminent provider of Cloud, IT consulting and managed services, today announced its new status as a Microsoft Azure Silver Partner. The company is moving to deepen […]
Exchange 2013 Native Data Protection relies on built-in high availability features to protect the mailbox data, without the use of traditional backups when deployed and configured correctly.
However, here is my question. Without using a traditional backup, is just using the built-in HA in Exchange 2013 enough to satisfy data restore and disaster recovery requirements? When determining if Exchange 2013 allows you to move away from traditional point-in-time backups, we should consider the cost of end-user downtime and data loss when attempting to recover from a disaster using the existing backup infrastructure, in addition to include hardware and license costs associated with the traditional backups.
Nephophobia a fear of the clouds – and its common with many CIO’s and directors of technology. As illustrated last week even the resilient Microsoft had issues with its Azure service. For many this only stoked further fears around the cloud. What is clear though is that cloud is simply another technology and all risks […]
Working remotely has its benefits and challenges. One of those challenges that I faced is the lack of a test lab. A test lab is a crucial tool for server support. I need a place to test scripts, as well as various configurations, migrations, etc. Being a home office lab, I didn’t want to break […]