EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines Competitors and Alternatives

The top EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines competitors are
  • VMware SRM
  • Zerto Virtual Replication
  • Veeam Backup & Replication
Read reviews of EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines competitors and alternatives
Robert Kelleher
Real User
Co-Owner with 1-10 employees
Jan 16 2018

What is most valuable?

* The replication being log-based is awesome. * The VMDK can be preloaded to the remote site or allowed to come across the WAN, then the logs... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The setup is easier than most products, and for us as a cloud partner, once a customer is trained to create VPGs, they are good to go.

What needs improvement?

An integrated encryption would allow for faster initial install and connection to the remote cloud site. Their offsite backup is a bit clunky,... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Cloud providers get good pricing to encourage quick adoption. A new feature is the One-To-Many VPG allowing a VM to be replicated at up to three... more»

What other advice do I have?

There are many products on the market that perform Virtual Machine replication. The other products use Snapshot technology which can have issues... more»
Cnslt2390
Vendor
Solutions Consultant at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Jun 06 2018

What is most valuable?

There is zero RPO and zero RTO when combined with the EMC solution called RecoverPoint.

How has it helped my organization?

it is a complementary solution to EMC's data recovery solutions, or RecoverPoint. Combined with VMware SRM it offers zero RPO and zero RTO, so... more»

What needs improvement?

I would like to see better integration with other storage solutions. I would hope to see that within the next two or three years.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We have always used VMware solutions because VMware is owned by EMC. So we've only used VMware SRM. The most important criteria when selecting a... more»

What other advice do I have?

Before choosing a cheaper solution, I would advise checking the limitations or boundaries of each solution. Compare VMware to Microsoft Hyper-V... more»
it_user265821
Real User
Solutions Architect at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jun 10 2017

What is most valuable?

With Replication, Veeam allows us to have a duplicated VM on standby. In the event that we need to failover to the... more»

How has it helped my organization?

With Veeam Backup and Replication, we have closed the time it would take to recover from a VM failure. We are able to... more»

What needs improvement?

The physical server backups and direct storage connectivity need improvement.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I always tell others upfront that the licensing is based on the number of host CPUs. I also explain how easy it is to... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We were not using any other solution prior to this one. We have used Veeam since the start of our data center... more»

What other advice do I have?

Be sure to size your backup data volumes correctly. Whatever you think is enough, you will soon need more than what it... more»

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