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Symantec IT Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plans to Ensure Minimal Business Interruption When Disaster Strikes

Business Continuity Challenges

With today's global economy, it's more important than ever to make sure that your organization has in place a proper IT business continuity plan to protect your mission-critical applications data in the event of a disaster, natural or man-made. Symantec has a long history of providing disaster recovery and business continuity solutions to organizations of all sizes, with the flexibility to architect a business continuity plan for all data tiers, across geographies, and spanning people, processes, and technology.

Select from one of the product families below to learn more about how Symantec technologies can help your organization deploy a comprehensive yet cost-effective business continuity plan to ensure your information can be recovered in the event of a disaster and minimize the impact to your systems — and more importantly, your customers.

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Choose the backup server software that works for you:

Key Differentiators

  • Meet SLA requirements by recovering complex applications without a reboot in virtual and physical platforms
  • Protect and recover the complete business service running across virtual and physical platforms with minimal downtime
  • Reduce or eliminate downtime for planned maintenance

Is Application High Availability and Recovery For Me?

  • Typically large Enterprise environments
  • When heterogeneous virtual and physical platform support is required
  • RTO objectives of minutes

Key Differentiators

  • Accelerator for 100x faster movement of data to secondary storage where it’s available for recovery
  • Auto Image Replication for efficient replication of images across domains and instant disaster recovery testing
  • Replication Director, which makes replicated snapshots available for disaster recovery from the NetBackup console

Is NetBackup Right For Me?

  • Typically large Enterprise environments
  • Heavy UNIX environments or when heterogeneous platform support is required
  • RTO objectives of minutes to hours

NetBackup Resources

Key Differentiators

  • Innovative console enables easy implementation of a business continuity plan
  • Convert backups to virtual machines for instant disaster recovery and eliminate downtime
  • Recover an entire system to the same or entirely different hardware in minutes
  • Includes High Availability for virtual applications with Virtual Machine Auto-Recovery for VMware

Is Backup Exec Right For Me?

  • Ideal for companies with mixed physical and Hyper-V or VMware environments
  • 100s of virtual servers
  • 10-1,000 employees
  • Primarily Windows environments, with Linux and Mac support

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