According to industry statistics, the costs associated with downtime due to system failure or disasters ranges from $70,000 to $161,000 per hour of downtime.

The ESG Lab Review offers guidance on how to minimize VM downtime and restore VMs in as fast as minutes in case accidental deletion, failure, or disaster. Key takeaways from the ESG Lab Review:

How deduplication can negatively affect your ability to instantly recover VMs in VMware and Hyper-V environments

How the ExaGrid disk backup allows for the benefits of deduplication and instant recovery

How source-side deduplication and ExaGrid's post-process deduplication minimize storage needed for backup