Keeping the lights on is a little more complicated when you’re talking about business continuity. vTech Talk (1)Thankfully, VMware vCloud Air offers one of the best BC/Disaster Recovery options on the market today.

But what about setting your Recovery Point Objective (RPO) and Recovery Time Objective (RTO)? Will 15 minutes work? Should it be shorter? Longer? How do different types of data stores affect recovery?

In this episode of vCloud Tech Talk, our series highlighting tips, tricks and resources for all thing vCloud Air, David Hill, Senior Technical Marketing Architect at VMware, discusses what goes into setting an RPO, and what you should consider when setting yours.


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