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Ensuring vendor integrity: Why the cloud shouldn't be your only backup

As a senior consultant I deal with customers across numerous industries and maturity levels. I am often engaged in conducting risk assessments or gap analysis aligned with common frameworks such as the National Institute for Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework (CSF). Most, if not all, the frameworks have a few controls that focus on the organization’s backup processes and disaster recovery plans.

The Best And Easiest Ways To Secure The Data In Your Company

The business world has changed drastically in the last 20 years. Almost all of the important data is now online. This can be pretty useful, but it can also be dangerous. Why? Well, as the business landscape changed, so did the business espionage. Malicious people online are trying their very best to steal sensitive and confidential data and sell it on the market.

Rubrik Incremental Merge: A New Approach to Oracle Backups

When the well-renowned Oracle database started penetrating the enterprise, database administrators typically backed up to tape and disk, with the former being the preferred target. To support the various tape and disk vendors in the marketplace, Oracle came up with the concept of a media management layer that allowed vendors to provide front-ends to their tape or disk devices.


How to Back up and Restore AWS Elastic Load Balancers for EKS Clusters

Load balancers are an integral component of any production environment. They allow the distribution of traffic across multiple available backend servers so that no single server becomes overwhelmed due to traffic. A load balancer can be configured for workloads running on AWS through the Elastic Load Balancer (ELB) service. At a high level, an ELB consists of 3 main components: AWS offers 3 different types of Elastic Load Balancers.


Four Consecutive Years as Both a Leader and Furthest in Vision in the 2023 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup and Recovery Software Solutions

Rubrik is on a mission to secure the world’s data, and our position as an innovator has been reaffirmed in this 4th consecutive year being a Leader and furthest on Vision in the 2023 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup and Recovery Solutions. This recognition validates our commitment to helping customers achieve complete cyber resilience.


Why Your IT Department Needs Managed Backup Services

Most people are under the impression that backing up their data is a one-time event. They save all their files to a designated hard drive or USB stick and consider the job done. This is why many organizations rely on their existing IT department to handle them. But what happens during server failure or if your drive is breached by ransomware? All of your data will be gone in an instant if your team isn’t equipped to stop everything else to address it immediately.


How to Restore Velero Backup Data Without Velero

Velero is the most popular tool for backing up and restoring Kubernetes cluster resources and persistent volumes. However, there may be situations where you need to restore Velero backup data without using Velero itself. For example, if Velero is not installed and configured correctly, or if more fine-grained restore control is required. In this post, we will explore how to do this when either Restic or Kopia was used by Velero to store the persistent volume (PV) data.

Five Reasons to Rethink Your Backup and Recovery Plan

Your backups may be the most valuable assets your company owns, as they are the first line of defense in the face of threats - whether they're caused by mother nature or human nature. No matter what the disruption, the survival of your organization relies on your confidence in knowing your backups are readily available, sound, and most importantly, recoverable. Because without a recovery plan, your backups are essentially ineffectual.

Getting Started with Persistent Volumes

This is the first of our series on Velero – the open source Kubernetes backup and recovery tool. While it’s powerful and flexible, the initial setup can be daunting to a beginner. Persistent Volumes also require CSI configuration, which varies from provider to provider. In this webinar, we will present all the information you need to get started with Velero. We will walk through the following configuration accompanied by a live demonstration.