Hybrid File Redundancy with DFS-R + Storsimple + Azure
Submitted by Scott Dowling on Feb 5, 2014.
There has been a lot of activity around storage and high availability in light of how users’ access affects their ability to accomplish their jobs. Various methods are used to protect organizations from losing a file from an accidental delete or catastrophic server issue. These methods include SAN snapshots, Backups, Backup tools such as System Center DPM or third party solutions.
For organizations that have offices across the country, continent or the world, there is a solution that not only gives you bi-directional recovery options for your files, but also an easier way to manage multiple file servers and their contents, as well as a hybrid solution that leverages the cloud for a low cost last defense against losing files.
For more on hybrid file redundancy and the backup and recovery technologies available in the Azure platform, download a PDF version of the complete blog .