ExaGrid Systems is a Technology Partner through the Computer Associates Partner Program. ExaGrid has completed compatibility testing with ARCserve and is ca smart certified — providing the ARCserve customer a highly cost-effective alternative to tape backup.
Together, DELL/Quest and ExaGrid provide a cost-effective disk-based backup solution that scales to meet the needs of demanding enterprise environments. Read this solution brief to better understand the benefits.
With the combination of IBM TSM and ExaGrid disk-based backup with deduplication, the management hassles of tape can be eliminated as well as avoiding expensive, complex VTL-based solutions.
The partnership between ExaGrid Systems and PHD Virtual Backup provides a cost-effective disk-based backup solution that maximizes data reduction and scales to meet the needs of demanding enterprise environments. The combination of ExaGrid’s and PHD Virtual Backup’s virtual server data protection solutions allows customers to utilize PHD Virtual Backup in VMware vSphere and Citrix XenServer virtual environments on ExaGrid’s disk-based backup system. This combination provides fast backups and efficient data storage as well as replication to an offsite location for disaster recovery.
ExaGrid partners with Symantec to ensure compatibility with the latest features available in Symantec Backup Exec and NetBackup. In addition to standard support for Backup Exec and NetBackup, ExaGrid also supports both basic and optimized duplication (replication) with Backup Exec 2010 via the OpenStorage Technology (OST) program, and also supports NetBackup via the OST interface.
Veeam Software develops innovative products for virtual infrastructure management and data protection. The combination of ExaGrid and Veeam’s industry-leading VMware data protection solution allows customers to utilize Veeam Backup & Replication in VMware virtual environments on ExaGrid’s award-winning disk-based backup system. This combination provides fastest backups, highly efficient data storage, replication to an offsite location for disaster recovery, and Instant VM recovery by booting off the ExaGrid appliance.
ExaGrid Systems is member of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner Program and works with VMware to ensure compatibly.
ExaGrid Systems will provide unqualified support of VMware disk-based backups for its EX-line of disk-based backup solutions. Should ExaGrid Systems suspect that the virtualization layer is the root cause of an incident; the customer will be required to contact the appropriate backup application vendor and/or VMware support provider to resolve the VMware issue. While ExaGrid Systems products are expected to function properly as a backup target for VMware images, there may be performance implications which can invalidate ExaGrid Systems typical sizing and recommendations.