is a strong competitor and leader in backup and disaster recovery solutions in the market for virtualization and cloud environments for small and medium businesses for more than a decade.
Since starting their journey in 2002, Vimbu has delivered data protection solutions and tangible value to more than 60,000 customers worldwide in 100+ countries through 4000+ partners in the form of MSPs, VARs, and Resellers.
Backup & Disaster Recovery market is huge and sophisticated than it is actually conceived to be. What really matters in case of disruption of business continuity and unprecedented disasters is a reliable and scalable solution which has a simple interface, military grade security, hybrid deployment options, easier recovery options and many such parameters which will keep the business operations intact, no matter what. Also, small & medium businesses have a steady challenge of scaling up their IT requirements while keeping their IT costs in check.
Apparently, a data center might have multiple backup requirements, be it virtualized, physical, legacy or needing hybrid deployment options as well.
Vembu offers a BDR Suite of products meant for on-premise, offsite, cloud backup and disaster recovery across diverse IT environments including physical, virtual, applications and endpoints.
For all the aforementioned requirements, Vembu BDR Suite serves the purpose to be one of the most comprehensive, simple and affordable backup & disaster recovery solutions for the small & medium businesses. 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, or even to the cloud – not to mention that most of this is done within a single UI.
Aside from the BDR Suite, Vembu offers a wide variety of products such as a monitoring solution to centralize the monitoring of all of your backups as well as some which are absolutely free such as Desktop/Laptop Image Backup and the Vembu Universal Explorer for discovering application items within Microsoft apps. It is important to note that Vembu BDR Suite is offered as a single edition software for all businesses unlike other backup vendors who provide editions with limitations based on the type of businesses. Vembu has come up with its own free edition of Vembu BDR Suite by which users can backup unlimited VMs with minimal feature restrictions.
There are different products under Vembu BDR Suite that are categorized on the basis of environments:
For Virtualized environments (VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V)
Is a part of Vembu BDR Suite that provides reliable, efficient, agentless VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V backups 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 Data Center. Also to empower small businesses to have business continuity, Vembu provides 50% discount on Vembu VMBackup for small businesses having upto 6 CPU-Sockets
For Windows IT environments
A part of Vembu BDR Suite, is a complete backup and disaster recovery solution for Windows IT environments. It provides an option to take either entire system level backup or specific file level backup in Windows Servers and workstations. 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.
For Applications, File Servers, Endpoints
A part of Vembu BDR Suite, is designed for small to 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 control and manage.
A part of Vembu BDR Suite, 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.
For SaaS applications (Microsoft Office365 and G Suite)
A part of Vembu BDR Suite, 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.
Free products from Vembu
Vembu BDR Suite v3.7.0 also provides a comprehensive free edition for data centers which deploy both virtual & physical environments. This is all for those who wish to try out Vembu BDR Suite free in their production and testing environments without any costs.
Unlike other free edition software available in the market, The Vembu BDR Suite Free Edition will cover up all the major features needed for the Backup & Recovery for multiple requirements of a data center.
Vembu BDR Suite covers the below environments as follows: