What is file-level restore? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 2 minutesIn our Syneto Vocabulary, we talk about popular IT terms and explain our favourite concepts as simple as possible. We have already discussed the importance of Disaster Recovery and Operational Recovery and we have mentioned that Syneto’s approach to offering fast operational recovery is file-level restore. But what exactly is file-level restore? What is file-level restore? File-level restore, also known as granular restore or granular file recovery, provides a way …

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What is operational recovery? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 2 minutesRecovering data in case of negative events or disasters is an important IT operation for any business. This recovery operation can take the form of either Disaster Recovery or Operational Recovery. We have talked about Disaster Recovery before, but we also want to clarify another concept: what is operational recovery? What is operational recovery? Operational recovery is the recovery of specific parts of the IT infrastructure in the case of …

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What is virtualization – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 2 minutesIf you work in the IT world, you will hear the word “virtualization” a lot. At Syneto, we mean to simplify IT and we do so with the help of our products. But we also want to make sure our vocabulary is simple and easy to understand. This article is meant to explain a concept that we use very often: what is virtualization? What is virtualization? Virtualization refers to the …

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What is a hyperconverged infrastructure? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 2 minutesWhat exactly is a hyperconverged infrastructure? Because technical words can sound complicated, we have created the “Syneto Vocabulary”. This series of articles is meant to help you better grasp the most commonly used terms in our industry. In this article, we are sharing one of our favourites: hyperconverged infrastructure. What is a hyperconverged infrastructure We have described hyperconvergence before, as an IT architecture that combines storage, computing and networking elements in …

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What is Disaster Recovery? – Syneto Vocabulary

Reading time: 2 minutesTechnical words can sound complicated, even for the more experienced IT professionals. At Syneto, we use a “vocabulary” that helps us define our products and services. One word you will hear often around us is: Disaster Recovery. What is Disaster Recovery and why does it matter? Disaster recovery (DR) is an area of IT that aims to protect an organization from the effects of significant negative events or disasters. Having DR …

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