Post by Charlie Hodges (thank you)
Veeam and other virtualization specific backup products have solved many of the data protection problems that slowed down initial server virtualization deployments. These solutions, and now even some traditional enterprise backup applications, offer the ability to cut the amount of data being backed up and reduce the amount of time it takes to recover a failed virtual machine (VM). The problem is that applications like Veeam demand more from the disk backup system and traditional solutions may fall short.
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