Leveraging Cloud-Based Object Storage as Part of a Modern Data Protection Strategy
Date: Friday, June 14th at 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET
For most organizations the bulk of data resides on disk locally for first tier data protection. But as organizations continue to suffer storage challenges such as data growth and compliance requirements, cloud-based object storage like Microsoft Azure Blob offer a new set of options for protecting and managing data sets.
But how can a company leverage cloud object storage for the best outcome?
In this discussion, we’ll review the considerations for adopting cloud-based object storage such as Azure Blob as part of a tiering process that offers the best combination of protection, availability and efficiency within a hybrid-cloud protection strategy.
About the presenters:
Dave Russell, Vice President of Enterprise Strategy, Veeam Software
Dave Russell serves as Vice President of Enterprise Strategy at Veeam Software where he has the privilege of interacting with data center professionals, IT vendors, industry influencers, press and reseller and channel partners from all over the world. With nearly 30 years in backup/recovery and storage management software as a developer, strategist or industry analyst, Dave is still passionate about backup.
Steven Hill, Senior Analyst, Storage, 451 Research
Steven Hill is a Senior Analyst of Storage technologies. He covers the latest generation of hyperconverged systems, cloud-based storage and business continuity/disaster recovery solutions for enterprise customers.