VMware PEX 2014: Storage Takes Center Stage


Unitrends: Extending VMware Data Protection

Unitrends used VMware PEX to unveil Unitrends Release 7.3, the latest version of the Columbia, S.C.-based company's data protection software powering the company’s portfolio of physical and virtual backup and recovery appliances.

Release 7.3 now offers bare-metal recovery for Cisco UCS; compatibility with over 100 versions of servers, operating systems, storage platforms, hypervisors and applications including support for VMware vSphere 5.5; support for VMware vSphere templates for quick restoration of virtual machines; and improved deduplication and replication performance for vSphere.

The company also introduced ReliableDR 3.3, the latest version of PHD Virtual’s disaster recovery software. Unitrends in December acquired PHD Virtual.