Power to our Partners

This month, we welcomed roughly 5,000 partners to Las Vegas for our annual Global Partner Summit – our flagship event of the year. I spent the week meeting with partners from around the globe and emphasized three main messages; we are winning, we are investing, and we are innovating. The response was encouraging. To put it simply, there’s really no reason not to be partnering with Dell Technologies. We are winning. The momentum we’ve generated over the last year has been stellar. Already the market leader, we took even more share in data protection, even more … READ MORE

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Conquer the Data Deluge with New Dell EMC Isilon Innovations

Verticals like automotive, life sciences and media and entertainment have been experiencing data growth for years. This growth is now expanding across multiple organizations because of the need to drive next-generation workloads like data analytics and artificial intelligence, as well as cloud native applications. There is also the need to run these workloads on premises or in the cloud. These are all adding to the struggles of data growth. This is where Dell EMC Isilon excels. As the undisputed leader in the unstructured data market, we continue to simplify unstructured storage and empower our new and … READ MORE

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“Where We’re Going, We Still Need Roads…”

Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale were right about a lot of things in their eagerly anticipated 1989 sequel Back to the Future Part II. Much of the movie was set in then distant future, 2015, where science fiction had merged with our everyday lives in some remarkable ways. The big question is – how many of the predictions actually came to pass? Against all the odds We did indeed embrace the practice of video-calling, a notion that not too long ago seemed like it just wouldn’t work, less for technical reasons and more for social ones … READ MORE

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Are You Running Windows Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008?

Windows Servers 2008 support ends on January 14, 2020. If you are running this version of the Windows operating system, here’s what you need to be thinking about now. Is it time to move? Server upgrades are moving. No one looks forward to moving, but in almost every occasion, the end result is worth it. If your IT organization is like most, you try to combine as many IT upgrades or refreshes as possible to lessen the upheaval necessary to modernize your IT infrastructure. In IT, most refreshes are driven by an application upgrade, an OS … READ MORE

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New Paths to Microsoft Hybrid Cloud with Dell EMC

Today, Microsoft is hosting its annual Windows Server Summit – a virtual event that we encourage you to join wherever you may be!  One of the major themes is “Innovations in Microsoft Hybrid Strategy: a deep dive into Microsoft’s hyper-converged technologies and how to add hybrid services from Azure.” As one of Microsoft’s biggest partners, Dell EMC has collaborated with Microsoft to develop hybrid solutions for years. Our Azure-dedicated portfolio today includes support for both Azure Stack and Azure Stack HCI.  Azure Stack, an extension of Azure on-premises that can run on Dell EMC hyperconverged engineered … READ MORE

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Dell EMC Cloud Snapshot Manager – Seamless Data Protection Across Multiple Clouds for Backup and Disaster Recovery

With more and more enterprises adopting a multi-cloud strategy, it is important that you have a solution that can protect data across multiple clouds. The explosive growth of data and public cloud computing is changing the way enterprises look at their backup strategy and policies. Snapshots are an efficient and cost-effective way to protect workloads in the cloud.

Dell EMC Cloud Snapshot Manager

Dell EMC Cloud Snapshot Manager is a SaaS solution that makes it easy to protect workloads in public cloud environments – without requiring any installation or infrastructure. Customers can discover, orchestrate and automate the protection of workloads across multiple clouds based on policies for seamless backup and disaster recovery. Dell EMC breaks cloud silos, allowing customers to use one tool for the protection of workloads across multiple clouds. Designed for any size cloud infrastructure, CSM scales as your organization and data grows. The automatic assignment of resources to protection policies based on tags is essential to achieve auto-scaling in the cloud with the peace of mind that your resources are protected.

Why Cloud Snapshot Manager?

CSM is designed from the ground up for any size cloud infrastructure and scales as your organization and data grows. There are many benefits of CSM:

  • Automated cloud data protection from one pane of glass, breaking cloud silos
  • Protection, compliance, and disaster recovery of public cloud workloads
  • Multi-tenancy capabilities enabling multiple accounts and users
  • Automatic deletion of snapshots per retention policies for cost savings
  • Application consistent framework in AWS and Azure for consistent restores
  • Email reports for visibility into the health and overall status of your CSM environment
  • Discovery of existing snapshots in AWS for better control over snapshot sprawl

What’s new in Cloud Snapshot Manager?

Enhancements to our service this quarter include:

Expanded AWS DBaaS protection

  • Aurora
  • Redshift
  • DynamoDB

Security

  • Support for Federated Identification with SAML

Group restores

  • Expedite the recovery of all the VM’s in a protection plan to a point in time via group restores

Enhanced reporting automation

  • Emailing of any report based on scheduled cadence

Cloud Snapshot Manager is breaking cloud silos and providing a better way to consolidate and manage the entire lifecycle of snapshots and recovery from a single management console. If you would like to demo CSM hands on we have a free 30-day trial. If you would like to learn more about CSM check us out online. Lastly, check out this video for an overview of CSM. Dell EMC is a trusted partner in data protection and we look forward to hearing from you.

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CRN Recognizes 22 Dell Technologies Leaders as 2019 Women of the Channel

In the Global Partner Summit general session during Dell Technologies World 2019, Joyce Mullen, President, Dell EMC Global Channel, OEM & IoT, spoke of the joint success Dell Technologies and our partners have achieved together.  “… Nothing is holding us back, and nothing is holding us down.  We are … DEFYING GRAVITY!”  And, just as our partners give all they have in order to realize a world without limits, so do the many individuals of Dell Technologies who work tirelessly to advance the organization and the Dell Technologies Partner Program. We are honored to announce that CRN … READ MORE

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2019 Data Protection Support Newsletter Series

Every month, Dell EMC offers a monthly series of Data Protection Support Newsletters for Data Domain, NetWorker and Avamar. These valuable resources provide key support updates and release details, the latest in service and support offerings for these products, as well as Knowledge Base references. Each issue features helpful technical support advice, including target codes, troubleshooting advice and how to’s for common technical challenges, and top-trending support solutions.

See the 2019 Monthly Series below and download previous issues from the 2018 and 2017 archives.

DATA DOMAIN Monthly Support Newsletters

NETWORKER Monthly Support Newsletters

AVAMAR Monthly Support Newsletters

Have feedback? We welcome your ideas for future issues of our Data Protection Support Newsletter Series. Please share it with us at [email protected].

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Multi-Lingual Support Video YouTube Series

The Dell EMC Support YouTube Playlist publishes helpful troubleshooting, how to’s, problem solving and product demo videos to demonstrate how to resolve common technical challenges with Dell EMC high-end storage products. As we strive to provide our customers and partners with self-help video content to enable them with support solutions for our products, we also work to deliver high-value video content to our global customers worldwide through video content translation. Currently, the Dell EMC Support YouTube Playlist features over 50 closed captioned videos enabled to display translated audio in 16 languages. Simply click the Settings gear … READ MORE

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Meet the Women of the Dell Technologies Partner Program: Patty Scire

This is one in our series, Meet the Women of the Dell Technologies Partner Program, which provides insight into what drives the inspiring women of the Dell Technologies channel. Missed the first posts? Read them all here. Meet Patty Scire – Senior Director, NA Strategy and Programs What recent accomplishments are you most proud of? Last year I took a new role in leading the combined Channel Strategy and Channel Programs organization in North America. We restructured the combined organizations under my leadership to more effectively design and implement strategic channel initiatives internally and through our … READ MORE

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