Modern organizations want simple data protection that is easily accessible to VM and application administrators. This fact was highlighted in a recent Taneja Group Survey, where over 40% of participants indicated “simple to manage” is the most critical data protection factor when selecting a data protection solution.
Enterprises are starting to take notice of Scale Computing, especially for remote office and branch office (ROBO) environments.
The theme at VeeamON 2017 last week was “availability for the always on enterprise”. While the subject of “availability” was very familiar to attendees, the parade of announcements that followed made it clear that a new day is dawning at Veeam – one that stretches far beyond their roots in virtual data protection.
HPE may have just pulled a rabbit out of the hat with the purchase of SimpliVity for a mere $650M.