If you have NetApp storage connected to your VMware environment, you might find backups and restores cumbersome, making it difficult to meet your backup window. NetApp SnapManager for Virtual Infrastucture (SMVI) is easy-to-use, and performs backups and restores in minutes.
SMVI uses NetApp Snapshot and SnapRestore technologies, exclusive to NetApp systems. These technologies produce backups in seconds and can restore just as fast. You can back up full datastores, VMs, and VMDKs. You can even restore dow... read more.