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4 Key Differences Between a Windows Server and a Windows Desktop Installation

Key Differences Between a Windows Server and a Windows Desktop Here are the key differences between a Windows server and a Windows desktop. Keep these in mind when choosing which system is best for your Alike installation. It's also important to keep this in mind should you ever need to recover, repair, or migrate your Alike installation.1. Windows Server Supports More...

Windows Memory Utilization and I/O Performance in Alike 4.1

Understanding Windows Memory Utilization and I/O Performance on the Alike Server Before we can understand the significance of the windows memory utilization and I/O performance changes in v4.1, we need to understand potential issues on earlier releases of Alike, and why 4.1 will outperform them. First, it is important to note that Alike is a 32-bit application. As such, it can...

Faster Backups and More Control with Alike 4.1

Alike 4.1 is here! With performance upgrades and new features that offer faster backups and more control over your environment, 4.1 is designed to increase efficiency and save time and resources. When you upgrade to the latest version of Alike, you'll benefit from significant memory reduction, increased job speed, and optimal scalability.Protect Only What You Want with Individual Drive Selection Not only...

Quadric’s 2015 Year in Review

2015 was a big year for Quadric Software. We released Alike v4.0, our company grew and welcomed new team members, and we had a banner year in terms of total protected systems and money that our software saved its users. Check out our 2015 Year in Review infographic!2015 Year in Review InfographicAbout Alike Flexible, affordable, and easy to use, Alike offers...

Hyper-V Backup and Recovery Solution

Quadric Software's Alike offers a complete, reliable, and affordable Hyper-V backup and recovery solution that is easy to install, and easy to manage. Plus, with just one install of Alike, you get full support for Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer, and your physical Windows based machines.Protect Any Hyper-V Environment with AlikeStart protecting all of your Hyper-V systems in under 10...

Alike v4.0 Video Tutorial: Configuring Offsite Vaulting for Amazon S3

Welcome back to the Alike v4.0 video tutorial series! This week, we'll introduce you to Offsite Vaulting and show you how to configure offsite vaulting for Amazon S3.*Click here to learn how to set up an Amazon S3 bucket before changing the offsite vaulting settings in the Alike management console.Introduction to Offsite Vaulting With Alike DR, you get the option...

Creating Backup Jobs in Alike v4.0: Protect All VMs on One Host  

Welcome to Alike v4.0 video tutorials! Creating backup jobs is easy with the new drag and drop feature. Alike v4.0 also introduces the ability to create a 'host based' dynamic job to ensure that all VMs on that host are protected without manually managing them.In this video you will learn how to:Protect all VMs on a host without manually...

Master Your Backups with Alike 4.0 – No Mind Tricks Necessary

Faster, Easier Backups with Alike 4.0Quadric Software is proud to introduce our latest version of Alike, the data backup and recovery software trusted by businesses around the world. Alike v4.0 is now even more powerful and user-friendly with its web-based interface, cloud capabilities, and key performance enhancements to increase speed and stability. With Alike 4.0, you don't need Jedi mind...

Alike Free Retires from Quadric Software

With the release of Alike 4.0, Alike Free retires from Quadric Software's current product line. As a token of our appreciation for our Alike Free users, we're offering a limited time only discount. If you started using Alike Free before April 1st, 2015, you can upgrade to a full license of Alike Standard at a significant discount, if you purchase...

SQLite WAL in Alike 4.0

Performance is one of those things that makes everything else possible. If performance isn't good enough, all the other bells and whistles start to matter a lot less. Because Alike has global data deduplication, it relies on databases to track crucial metainformation and storage data. The performance of these databases is critical since it affects how quickly data can be...

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