Choosing replication technologies
A fundamental part of protecting your infrastructure relies on the resiliency and robustness to protect your application stack. Once you've established what data you intend to back up, how often you intend to back it up, and aligned this backup schedule to your best effort RPO and RTO, the question now becomes whether this will require data replication as part of the solution. There are numerous ways you can go about replicating data, whether handled by an application, virtual machine, or as a backend operation handled by your storage. We'll be discussing the capabilities that exist in native vSphere replication and general storage type replications.
VMware vSphere Replication
VMware vSphere Replication is a new ...