About Show #19
Bob Roudebush talks to us about how disaster recovery works when Microsoft Virtual Server and/or VMWare is involved. We dig into the details around backing up within the guest VM and via the host.
Bob joined Double-Take Software as a Product Manager in April 2005. Promoted to Director of Solutions Engineering in January 2006, Bob is Double-Take's chief evangelist. He works with the Double-Take sales force, sales engineers, customers and prospects to position and promote Double-Take. Through Bob's efforts Double-Take has been widely acknowledged as the undisputed market leader in accessible data protection for the Windows platform. Bob possesses a deep understanding of technology and the data protection market as a whole.
Prior to Double-Take, Bob was employed by Microsoft Corporation where he held both technical sales and consulting positions. Prior to Microsoft, Bob worked as a systems architect for an Indianapolis-based chemical manufacturing company. Bob has over 11 years of IT industry experience and holds multiple industry certifications including Novell Master Certified Network Engineer (MCNE), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). He has also been named a Microsoft MVP Award winner for 2006.
Bob has presented at numerous industry events and conferences; he spoke most recently at VMworld in October, 2005 and is scheduled to present at TechEd 2006 in Boston, MA.