EMC solutions for Microsoft Virtualization help you to realize the cost, service-level, and agility benefits that the Microsoft Virtualization portfolio delivers. These solutions bring together EMC’s leading infrastructure technology and services expertise with Microsoft Virtualization to help deliver dynamic IT infrastructures.
EMC Information Infrastructure for Microsoft Virtualization
EMC’s industry leading information infrastructure and storage platforms are ready to support mission-critical deployments of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V and amplify the efficiency, consolidation and management benefits of server virtualization, while ensuring adequate performance and availability are achieved. With EMC unified storage and Microsoft virtualization, you can achieve the agility, flexibility and cost reduction your business requires. By consolidating servers, and enabling tiered storage consolidation, you can reduce power consumption, and more effectively utilize your IT resources. With the combined power of EMC and Microsoft expertise and technologies, you can simplify management of your virtualized application IT environment and make the most of your existing IT infrastructure. Every day, organizations worldwide are reducing costs and delivering greater value with Microsoft virtualization technologies and EMC information infrastructure. Learn more:
EMC and Microsoft: Delivering Data Protection and Disaster Recovery for Virtual Infrastructure
EMC data disaster recovery solutions for Microsoft Virtual Infrastructure help you build a resilient, virtual infrastructure that leverages the benefits of both Microsoft virtualization and EMC data replication. With EMC Disaster Recovery for Microsoft solutions, you can avoid costly outages and recover from unplanned disasters in minutes or hours instead of days.
EMC RecoverPoint integrates with Microsoft failover clustering to provide rapid restart and automatic failover in the event of a site outage. RecoverPoint supports a range of storage arrays, and arrays do not have to be identical between sites helping customers to right-size their implementation or use existing equipment. Microsoft and EMC are currently partnering in the EMC Innovation Center to deliver an architecture for Hyper-V site recovery solution based on the EMC CLARiiON CX4. The solution is being tested by EMC Global Solutions using a mix of fixed LUNs and thin provisioning.
Hyper-V Backup and Recovery with EMC NetWorker
EMC NetWorker simplifies, automates, and accelerates backup and recovery across diverse IT environments. For Hyper-V, NetWorker enables both traditional and advanced protection of virtual servers. Users can easily protect and recover virtual guests as well as complete Hyper-V systems. In conjunction with Volume Shadow Copy Services (VSS) NetWorker delivers off-host, LAN-free, non-disruptive backup including consistent protection of Hyper-V configuration databases. Rapid recovery from persistent VSS snapshots or from secondary copies on disk or tape ensures virtual systems are up, running, available and ready to serve your business.
Virtualization Design and Implementation Services
EMC Consulting provides comprehensive virtualization services across all Microsoft technologies that will help you reduce hardware costs, increase application availability, decrease costly server administration, and reduce data center complexity. Our design and implementation services can help you create the optimum strategy, design an architecture, and implement the appropriate virtualization technologies for your application, server, storage, network, or desktop infrastructure. Our virtualization services will ensure your architecture design encompasses security, backup and recovery, business continuity, networking, and management.
EMC will help you build your solution with the following products and services:
EMC NetWorker helps you protect your data by simplifying and centralizing backup and recovery operations while delivering record breaking performance.
Continuous data protection and continuous remote replication enable any-point-in-time recovery to protect data against loss or corruption.
EMC Consulting offers you a full range of design, development, and implementation services for your Microsoft technologies.