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Stateful vs. Stateless

June 24, 2020

In our previous blog post, we introduced containers, how they worked, and why so many applications are being moved to containers. And while we did gloss over the most fundamental difference between virtual machines and containers—state—we did not dive into all of its ramifications. Stateful vs. Stateless Containers are stateless, which means changes made to […]

It’s Not Too Late to Catch Up with ZertoCON

June 16, 2020

Did you miss ZertoCON 2020? We’ve got your back with this recap. For the first time, ZertoCON was a virtual event this year. Luckily, this means that all sessions were recorded and are now available on demand, and you can watch from the safety and comfort of your home office. A Vision for IT Resilience […]

ZertoCON 2020: Can’t-Miss Sessions

June 12, 2020

Your guide to the biggest sessions at this year’s virtual ZertoCON Facing uncertain times, resilience is more important than ever before. We at Zerto know a thing or two about resilience—that’s why ZertoCON went virtual for the first time this year. While we may not have had the chance to meet in person, we packed […]

Containers 101

June 10, 2020

We all know and love virtual machines (VMs). You probably remember seeing your first vMotion or high availability (HA) failover event of a VM. How fantastic was it to free the operating system (OS) and application from the underlying hardware, optimize resource usage, and provide HA to any and all applications? VMs have served us well for the better part of two decades and we thank companies like VMware and Microsoft […]

Hurricane-Proof Your Disaster Recovery

June 8, 2020

Hurricane season is already underway, and experts believe we’ll see a busy hurricane season in the Atlantic. According to forecasters with NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center, there’s a 60% chance of an above-normal season.     Companies in high-risk areas are only one hurricane away from outages, service disruptions, and major financial and technical consequences of prolonged downtime. This makes maintaining availability […]

Zerto and Google Cloud VMware Engine Launches with First Early Adopter Customer, QAD

May 14, 2020

Zerto has partnered with Google Cloud to bring our industry-leading IT Resilience PlatformTM to Google Cloud VMware Engine. This partnership enables Zerto and Google Cloud customers to easily migrate and protect native VMware workloads on Google Cloud without having to re-architect existing VMware-based applications allowing IT staff to continue using their policies, procedures and VMware tools. […]

Behind the Scenes of Zerto’s Hands-on Labs

May 13, 2020

In a previous blog post we shared the top ten reasons to try one of our hands-on labs. Thousands of you have taken us up on that and tried one or more of our labs—if you haven’t, now’s the time to get in there and experience Zerto 8.0 for yourself! Many of you asked for […]

How to Recover from Ransomware

May 11, 2020

Ransomware cyberattacks are everywhere in the news: In Taiwan, major gas stations were unable to process payments. Increasingly targeted during the current pandemic, hospitals and medical facilities have been forced to turn away patients. Banks were unable to make foreign currency conversions. Dozens of city governments have been crippled. Many small businesses have been forced […]

Achieving High Availability for Federal Agencies in a Time of Unprecedented Demand

May 6, 2020

Federal agencies are facing extraordinary demands on their IT systems. To serve citizens and communities effectively, they are expected to remain available 24/7, compliant to security and data protection standards, and prepared to face increasingly severe cyberattacks. Meeting these demands means that having resilient systems is more critical for federal agencies than ever before. An unexpected event, like the pandemic the world is facing right now, increases the challenge of staying ahead of IT demands.   So how do federal agencies […]

ZertoCON 2020 Has Gone Virtual – and It’s Free

May 4, 2020

While this pandemic may keep us in our homes, for the time being, that doesn’t mean we can’t still network and share knowledge. Our highly anticipated ZertoCON conference has changed its format to a virtual event, and it’s FREE for all to attend. Join ZertoCON Virtual to hear new platform announcements and gain new skills […]