By Paul Rubens, February 04,2019
The disaster recovery-as-a-service (DRaaS) market covers a wide range of approaches, platforms, and capabilities. Choosing the best DRaaS requires weighing many variables.
Microsoft Azure Site Recovery is one of the top offerings in DRaaS. For any company already on Azure, it’s clearly a good choice.
Sungard Availability Services DRaaS solutions begin with data protection, and extends to recovery of an environment or compute infrastructure.
Recovery Point is a provider of IT infrastructure and business resilience services, supporting everything from mainframes to desktops. In addition to DRaaS, it offers private, multitenant, hyperscale, and hybrid cloud products.
Alibaba is hard to beat for companies with operations in Asia that seek infrastructure that supports agile workloads.
Virtustream Storage Cloud (VSC) is an object storage service based on Dell EMC's storage appliances. It is used primarily for archiving.
Rackspace has a competitive professional and managed service team that can provide a white-glove approach to implementing and managing storage-centric cloud use cases.
Oracle gets high marks for its full menu of cloud storage features. Enterprise buyers will find a robust offering that serves all of their workload needs.
Azure Cloud Storage is good for archiving, backup, content distribution, application development, cloud-native applications, and big data analytics.