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Allocating CloudBerry Backup VM socket licenses


CloudBerry Backup VM edition by default comes with two processor socket licenses included, meaning that you can only backup your virtual machines from tte hypervisor that has no more than two physical processors. If your hypervisor incorporates three or more physical processors, you'll have to purchase an extra processor socket license for each processor. In this article we will explain how to purchase said socket licenses and attach them to your main CloudBerry Backup VM edition license.

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Increased EC2 & Azure disk restore limits in CloudBerry Backup 5.8

Microsoft and Amazon have recently increased the disk volume limits for their virtual machines running on Azure and EC2. At CloudBerry Lab, we always keep up with the latest developments and today announce the support for these increased disk sizes in the CloudBerry Backup 5.8.
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Support for VMware Changed Block Tracking (CBT)

One of the CloudBerry advantages is support for block-level backup. Block-level backup identifies the modified parts of a file (or disk sector in case of image-based backup) and only backs up those modifications. This improves backup speed and reduces backup storage.

In CloudBerry Backup 5.8, we’re improving VMware backup with our support for VMware's Changed Block Tracking (CBT).
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Ransomware Protection in CloudBerry Backup 5.8

Ransomware has been a growing problem for businesses and consumers this past year. Ransomware attacks disrupt normal business continuity by encrypting important business documents (or personal files like pictures, video, and documents) and demanding ransom to recover the data. You either recover by paying the ransom or manually restoring backups, if you have them. To help protect customer backups, we implemented ransomware protection functionality in CloudBerry Backup 5.8.

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Disk Capacity Dashboard in CloudBerry Backup 5.8

CloudBerry Backup 5.8 now includes the ability to graphically visualize the size of your local disks. The new Disk Capacity dashboard displays folders and folder sizes and facilitates the analysis of disk utilization and how those folders might affect overall backup storage. Read on to learn more about the feature.

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Sneak peek of Grandfather-Father-Son backup in CloudBerry Backup

Designing a comprehensive backup strategy is a task of utmost importance for any organization. In considering various aspects of this strategy, perhaps the most important objective is to strike a balance between a sensible retention policy and manageable storage fees. Traditional retention policies that work off file versions can quickly become too costly for long-term storage. Thus, a more cost-effective retention design and solution is required.

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CloudBerry Backup Review by Lawrence Systems

Once you watch Lawrence Systems/PC Pickup YouTube channel you will be absolutely in love with these guys. These guys are true enthusiasts of their trade and do an extremely well job at what they do. Lawrence Technology Services with its CEO Thomas Lawrence, is helping people find the best IT business solution for their individual needs. Continue reading

Bare metal Restore with CloudBerry Backup

bare metal restore with cloudberry backup

Bare metal restore is a technique in the field of data restoration that enables you to recover backed up data on a bare metal machine, i.e., computer with no installed operating system. The use-cases for bare metal restore include ransomware strikes, hardware failures, operating system malfunction, and so forth. Needless to say, all of the cases typically require complete erasing or replacement of the storage media.
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