Using Carbonite Products with Actian/Pervasive PSQL Databases
Carbonite has built a solid business on protecting the data of companies and organizations around the globe. With their recent acquisition of the Double-Take Software divison from Vision Solutions, they can now offer rock-solid migration and replication solutions which work extremely well with PSQL databases.
- Replication and Disaster Recovery: For your mission-critical systems which require very little data loss and immediate recovery capability, Carbonite Availability Powered by DoubleTake is your best solution. Availability provides continuous (near real-time) replication of your data to a hot stand-by server, providing a very low Recovery Point Objective (RPO). In the event of a system failure, the stand-by server is immediately ready to stand in for the primary server and take over all operations -- users only need to restart their application. This provides an extremely low Recovery Time Objective (RTO) as well. (The OS and database need to be separately licensed in this configuration, and for off-site or cloud-based stand-by solutions, some additional application configuration changes may be required as well.)
- Migration: For companies looking to migrate their mission-critical applications from one server environment to another, the Carbonite Migrate (formerly Double-Take Move) solution makes the life of a system administrator SO much easier. Move wraps the patented data replication capability of Availability into a very low cost package for system migrations. This solution can provide near-zero downtime windows for drastic server moves, including SAN migration, virtual servers, cloud environments, and even entire data centers!
- Cloud Backups for the Office: If you are fine with the less-expensive option of a periodic backup, and you would like a cloud-based solution, then Carbonite Safe Server Backup or Carbonite Safe Backup Pro may be your best place to start.
- Cloud Backups for the Home: Need a low-cost solution to protect your data at home? Check out Carbonite Safe Computer Backup (formerly Home) instead!
Does all of this sound way too complicated? The myriad of choices can make it confusing, to be sure. However, we'll make it simple for you: Give us a call and we'll talk through your exact needs and help you find the best solution to meet those needs at the lowest price!