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End-to-End Virtual Machine Backup

As of the end of last year, there are a new breed of virtualization backup tools now available, end-to-end backup tools. These tools will backup a virtual machine to tape using built in mechanisms instead of requiring scripting, or multiple backup tools. The question is: is this necessary? Should virtual machine backups be dropped to tape at all? Continue reading End-to-End Virtual Machine Backup