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Issue 47:  Everything you want to know about virtualization

Everything you want to know about virtualization
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Why virtualize with 45Drives?

Virtualizing your environment is perfect for simplifying your storage management. It also has many other great benefits, including:

  •  Delivers a cost-effective way to achieve budgetary restraints
  •  It offers a simple way for companies to manage remote employees
  •  Ideal for research & test environments
  •  Provides rapid and easy migration between physical hosts
  •  Offers high availability
  •  Optimal for less power consumption
Learn more about virtualization

■ POPULAR ARTICLES    ————————

Need a little refresher on virtualization terms? This should help! 

This article contains a glossary of terms related to server virtualization. It contains some of the most common industry terms and open-source tools.
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■ ON VIDEO ————————

Curious about backing up virtual machines in Proxmox? We have just the video for you!

Actually, we have two videos for you because this topic is so great and Spencer had so much to share —  we had to break it into two parts! 

If you're unfamiliar, Proxmox is a powerful open-source storage tool that also simplifies your storage management from virtualization to backup.

In part one, Spencer takes us through some of the integrated features within Proxmox for backing up virtual machines to file-based storage and then jumps back into his Proxmox environment in part two to show more about creating backup jobs, scheduling these backups looking more in-depth at Proxmox's own backup server.

Check them out below or watch them separately:

Watch Backing up Virtual Machines with Proxmox Series

■ FROM THE BLOG  ————————————

Why virtualize with Proxmox? Because Proxmox is the most affordable and easy way to virtualize your work environment! Need more information? Click the link below and read our blog

In this post we're talking about what steps we've taken to make it easier for our customers to adapt to virtualization and give you a more in-depth explanation of why you should go open source.

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New to virtualization and not sure how it can benefit you or your organization? Start your research with this blog!

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