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Market Insight: 3 Protection Capabilities to Prioritize for Cloud Backup and Recovery

Published: 27 November 2019

ID: G00389168

Analyst(s): Chandra Mukhyala


The shift of workloads from data center to cloud is prompting organizations to modernize using cloud-based backup and recovery solutions. To capitalize on this trend, product managers at technology and service providers must prioritize specific features in their backup and recovery offerings.

Table Of Contents


  • Problem 1: How Do I Protect Applications Running in the Cloud?
  • Problem 2: Can I Move the Backup Function Itself Into the Cloud?
  • Problem 3: How Can I Recover Applications in the Cloud After a Disaster?

Background and Context

The Impact


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