BOSTON, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Comtrade Software, a leading provider of monitoring and data protection solutions for hyperconverged infrastructures, today announced support for VMware vSphere as well as deeper application support for Microsoft Exchange and SQL, combined disaster recovery and backup for Remote Office Branch Office (ROBO) environments, along with blueprints for Nutanix Calm Marketplace and beta for Acropolis File Services (AFS). The deeper integration with the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS provides customers with the simplicity, ease of use and management, and enhanced data protection capabilities they need for their IT environments.
“The power of the Nutanix platform continues to drive innovation for our global customers,” said Raja Mukhopadhyay, Vice President of Product Management at Nutanix. “The continued innovation that HYCU brings to Nutanix customers is impressive, particularly, in remote office (ROBO) environments and in environments that leverage Acropolis File Services (AFS). With HYCU, our customers gain the flexibility and choice they need in order to best converge their protection and recovery onto the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform.”
“We are extremely pleased with the market’s reception to HYCU since its introduction in June. We know there is an appetite for customers looking for purpose-built, hypervisor agnostic data protection that is tightly aligned with their Nutanix investment,” said Simon Taylor, President, Comtrade Software. “By introducing choice and flexibility for customers looking to reap the advantages that Nutanix has to offer, it is critical to continue to advance HYCU and innovate with leading-edge application and hypervisor support. Now with vSphere, customers can rest assured that the same simplicity and ease-of-use we introduced with HYCU and AHV will carry forward for them with their hypervisor of choice.”
HYCU, designed to be as simple to use as 1-2-3-4, one-click backup, two-minute recovery, three minutes to deploy and four to learn, has been deployed by more than 200 customers and partners since its introduction.
Advancing the industry’s deepest data protection integration for all workloads on the Nutanix platform, IT administrators gain a powerful app-centric solution to support their hypervisor of choice along with cutting-edge Nutanix file-services and ROBO use cases. Key benefits of the new enhancements to HYCU include:
Simple, Efficient, Intelligent Data Protection for Nutanix AHV and VMware vSphere: As HYCU is hypervisor agnostic, now customers gain the same interface and look and feel whether they are using AHV or vSphere. HYCU also provides application and VM level backup, but