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Data deduplication is a necessary component of an effective backup storage strategy since it reduces storage and bandwidth costs. However, not all data deduplication is created equal and, if implemented incorrectly, will negatively – and significantly – impact virtually every area of backup performance, including ingest rate and resulting backup window, restore times, VM boot performance, and more.
Read on to leverage the benefits of data deduplication while avoiding its pitfalls.
ExaGrid Advantages (1 pg)
Data Deduplication Impact (7 pgs)
The compute impact of data deduplication on disk-based backup.
Disk-based Backup with Deduplication Q&A (12 pgs)
Questions and answers regarding the impact of data deduplication on the backup process.