Lessons From a Midwestern City Hit by Ryuk Ransomware

Posted by: Kristin Brennan

A midwestern city was also a victim of Ryuk ransomware. The IT team called Datrium Customer Support and the FBI, and they joined forces to build a war room. Unlike other businesses that had to shut down for weeks, go out of business, or pay their attackers hundreds of thousands of dollars, this city was able to recover from ransomware quickly without paying its attacker. Learn how they did it and get best practices to prepare your DR plans.

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The Next Evolution of Backup

Posted by: Sazzala Reddy

Backup technology has become a commodity with many vendors. However, along the way, we forgot why backups are needed in the first place, i.e., for recovery in case of a disaster. It takes days or weeks to recover from backup systems when disaster strikes, which is no longer acceptable, especially with the rise of ransomware. Backups are now failing us in the precise moment we need them the most. What’s the next step?

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IDC Study: How to Get 617% ROI and Industry-Leading DRaaS for VMware Cloud on AWS

Posted by: Kristin Brennan

IDC interviewed Datrium customers and found they achieved higher app performance and availability, plus much better IT productivity and lower costs than they had with previous solutions. IDC calculates that customers will achieve benefits worth an average of $85,594 per 100 users per year. IDC says Datrium helps customers achieve faster ROI and payback, shorter data recovery windows, lower operations costs, and more efficient IT staff.

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Chapter 3: Stone Age vs. Space Age DR

Posted by: Kristin Brennan

Let’s see what it means to “modernize” DR. How do you move from the slow, manual, complex legacy DR solutions to agile, virtualized, cloud-based SaaS? Start by recognizing which aspects of your DR solution need to be updated. Evaluate your DR plans honestly. Next, determine whether your current DR solution takes advantage of any advanced capabilities. This post shows you why modernizing your DR plan is a no-brainer.

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Chapter 2: Backup Does Not Equal DR

Posted by: Kristin Brennan

Let’s spend a moment debunking a myth: the idea that backup systems are adequate when you face a ransomware attack or natural disaster. Just think about what “disaster recovery” actually means. It’s about recovering critical data as part of a larger business continuity plan. Backup is just backup. Learn how to evaluate your DR plan using two essential metrics.

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Honored to Be in 100 Coolest Cloud Companies with Record Business Growth

Posted by: Kristin Brennan

2020 started with a bang for Datrium. We're very proud of our 450% increase in DR customers during the second half of 2019. We received several awards and added new customers around the world. Our existing customers, including Siemens, Ultra Petroleum, and VPay, have chosen to increase their use of Datrium products. We continually focus on excellent customer support and have a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 93.3. Plus we have 20 new partners.

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Chapter 1: Ransomware Recovery, Simplified

Posted by: Kristin Brennan

Why is DR so hard? Legacy DR solutions give attackers the upper hand because these solutions are expensive, complex, and unreliable. There are too many parts, manual processes, opportunities for human error, and too little testing. Bottom line: there's no room for optimism or old-school thinking when it comes to defending against ransomware. You need to take proactive steps that simplify and accelerate your DR capabilities.

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10 Minutes to DRaaS (Disaster Recovery as a Service)

Posted by: Kristin Brennan

Datrium is delivering 10 minutes to DRaaS (Disaster Recovery as a Service with VMware Cloud on AWS) to help organizations prepare in case disaster strikes. Traditionally DR has been expensive, complicated, and unreliable. But Datrium has changed all that. We’ve transformed DR with cloud backup into an easy-to-use SaaS product. Get started with DRaaS in a few simple steps. Sound too good to be true? Request a demo, and we’ll show you.

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