Anyone who would come across the name of Vembu would think of them as new player but surprisingly, they have been serving SMBs for more than 12 years under a different business model. The USP of Vembu is that they provide solutions for a varied & sophisticated systems at a very affordable price thus providing an edge to the small & medium businesses in the market. Vembu can backup VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Physical Servers, Workstations, Exchange Items, SharePoint Items, SQL Items, Office365, G Suite, etc. – and they can back that up on-site, off-site using Vembu BDR Suite or even to the cloud using Vembu Cloud Services – not to mention that most of this is done within a single UI. Vembu has also stated that their sole aim is to make the backup available for everyone irrespective of the business type and size. Their new free edition is considered to be one of the most comprehensive and flexible free editions available in the market.
The portfolio of products under Vembu BDR Suite are:
Vembu VMBackup, part of Vembu BDR Suite provides reliable, efficient, agentless VMware backup, Microsoft Hyper-V backup for small and medium businesses with enterprise level features at affordable pricing. With Round-the-clock Business Availability as its sole aim, Vembu VMBackup provides faster recovery options which ensures that the business continuity is not disrupted. With VM Replication for High Availability, Vembu CBT Driver for high performance incremental backups, VSS aware technology for application consistency, Automated Backup Verification, VembuHIVE File System, a File System of File Systems for efficient backup storage, Multiple migration options, Flexible & Configurable Retention Policies, Vembu VMBackup is tailor made for all Backup & DR requirements of a complete virtual DataCenter. Also to empower small businesses to have business continuity, Vembu provides 50% discount on Vembu VMBackup for small businesses having upto 6 CPU-Sockets
Vembu ImageBackup, part of Vembu BDR Suite is a complete backup and disaster recovery solution for Windows IT environments. It provides an option to do entire system level backup or specific file level backup in Windows Servers and workstations. With the latest version, It also ensures RTO less than 15 minutes by delivering reliable recovery options like Bare Metal Recovery, Quick VM Recovery, Instant File Recovery, Partition level Recovery etc. Furthermore, Desktops/Laptops Backup is completely free.
Vembu NetworkBackup, part of Vembu BDR Suite is designed for small medium businesses to protect business data across file servers, application servers, workstations and other endpoints. With NetworkBackup businesses can backup all their systems to a central location which is easier to manage.
Vembu OffsiteDR, part of Vembu BDR Suite provides additional data protection to businesses by having an offsite copy of their data in a remote location thus helping businesses to protect their critical data in times of a disaster or unprecedented downtime. The restore time is as same as the restore from the main backup server and hence reducing the downtime and increase in efficiency.
The portfolio of products under Vembu Cloud Services are:
Vembu CloudDR, part of Vembu Cloud Services is hybrid backup for VMware, Hyper-V and physical machines and provides extra data protection to the backed up data by allowing the user to replicate the backed up data to Vembu Cloud and is used by many small businesses which don’t have any sophisticated backup server in their business environment. In a case of backup server crash or hardware failure or any other disaster, the replicated data can be restored from the vembu cloud anywhere and anytime.
Vembu OnlineBackup, part of Vembu Cloud Services provides File Server, MS Exchange, MS SQL, MS SharePoint & MS Outlook Backups directly to Vembu’s secure cloud using enterprise-grade AES 256-bit encryption with granular restores.
Vembu SaaSBackup, part of Vembu Cloud Services is designed for backing up the Mails, Drives, Calendar and Contacts of Office 365 and Google Apps. Vembu SaaSBackup’s core system will manage all backup and restore operations as per the user request. The backup data will be sent to the Vembu Cloud storage over secured network.
Vembu BDR360, part of Vembu Cloud Services is a data center management tool by which one would be able to manage all the backups done using Vembu BDR Server. It is not only used by sophisticated data centers but also by businesses who wish to monitor critical data backup of their customers thus having a 24/7 reporting round the clock.
Vembu BDR Suite v4.0 is now Generally Available(GA) for production setups with a lot of new features, customer requested functionalities and performance enhancements.
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For now, Vembu BDR Suite v4.0 is available only for fresh installation. soon it will also be available for existing users who wish to upgrade from the older versions.
Vembu covers the below environments for free as follows:
- Free VMware Backup
- Free Hyper-V Backup
- Free Windows Server Backup
- Free Windows Workstations Backup
- Free File Backup of Workstations
- Free Vembu Universal Explorer
- Free Vembu Recovery CD
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● True 15-Minute RTO for Mission-Critical VM Systems.
● Optimize RPO & RTO While Enhancing DR Resilience
● By Virtualizing Its Backup Repository as a File System, Vembu Changes the Dynamics of Data Protection for Business Applications in a vSphere Environment
● Does Backup Need a File System of its Own? A Deep Dive Into VembuHIVE File Systems