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Near-Continuous Data Protection for XenServer in Alike v4.5

The Best Data Protection for XenServer Quadric Software proudly introduces near-Continuous Data Protection for XenServer in Alike 4.5 with Enhanced backup and replication jobs. Jobs that took hours before can now be completed in a matter of minutes with Changed Block Tracking (CBT) for XenServer 6.5 and up.Even better, Alike fully supports XenServer 7 to help customers seamlessly upgrade to...

Shocking New Data Backup Study

36 percent of enterprises backup their data fully, which is great, but is offset by the 36 percent of those who do no backups at allData Backup Study by CloudBerry The opening quote was taken from an article in Solutions Review about the recently released data backup study by CloudBerry Lab. The new data backup study provides some shocking results about...

Alike v4.2 Offers Faster Backup Performance

Not only does Alike v4.2 offer faster backup performance, but it's also the most efficient version of Alike yet! We've accomplished a lot of work under the hood for faster backup performance and optimizing efficiency through multiple processing enhancements, ultimately increasing the overall speed of subsequent backups. With backups now up to 50% faster,* we are proud to introduce the...

Differences Between Alike’s Enhanced and Q-Hybrid Backups

Alike's Enhanced and Q-Hybrid Backups: Which Method is Better? Customers often ask us about the differences between using Alike's Enhanced and Q-Hybrid backups and replication jobs. More specifically, they want to know which approach to choose and when. While one approach isn't necessarily better than the other, understanding the differences between Enhanced (Agentless) and Q-Hybrid (Agent-Based) can help users better utilize...

Celebrating 8 Years in Business!

Quadric Software just turned eight! On February 12th, 2016, Quadric Software celebrated 8 years in business, and we're proud to say that over the years, we have gained a reputation as one of the most advanced backup and disaster recovery solutions to users worldwide.As we commemorate our 8th year, we'd like to take this opportunity to thank our customers and...

Alike Video Tutorial: Adding a Hyper-V Host

Adding a Hyper-V Host In 2013, we expanded our user base and announced that our Alike BDR solution will support Microsoft Hyper-V in addition to Citrix XenServer. This also meant that the Hyper-V platform would work seamlessly with XenServer. In Alike DR, users can backup, replicate, and restore across virtual and physical platforms for a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.The redesigned web-based...

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...

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