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New DR testing product

Posted in security testing,Software testing,testing tool by testing in London on March 12, 2009

From Apache

Business continuity exercises have always been complicated and hard to exercise. There is significant planning involved to test the availability and recovery of the IT workloads and usually requires extensive downtime and effort from IT managers.

Virtualization technology has helped IT managers with this process but that is primarily only for local high availability testing at the primary data center. The roll of a business continuity planner is to exercise the entire IT infrastructure and verify the workloads can be recovered and run at a functional level to restore critical business operations.

Live Disaster Recovery Testing without production downtime: Double-Take for Hyper-V allows you to bring up a replicated virtual machine in testing mode to make sure it works without affecting the production environment and then shut it back down and resume protection of the production workload

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