2018-05-31T09:49:00Z

What do you like most about Vembu BDR Suite?


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What do you like most about Vembu BDR Suite?

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Top 10Real User

It was very difficult to find a product that supports Red Hat Virtualization natively and to take a snapshot of the VM or a full backup or a dump from the machine. The option that Vembu proposed, to take the machine as an image, take it from the system, is also good.

2020-05-05T06:08:00Z
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Top 5Real User

The main difference I see between Vembu and the other solutions we've tried is that with Vembu, you don't need anybody to tell you what to do. Once you have done the installation you just look at the user interface — it's very friendly — and you can do things yourself without resorting to help from anybody.

2020-05-03T06:36:00Z
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Top 10Real User

The scalability is good. It can scale. Adding a new server to a foreign location is easy.

2020-04-26T06:32:00Z
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Real User

The compression, encryption and deduplication features are fabulous and great stuff.

2020-04-23T10:13:00Z
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Top 10Consultant

If we do a backup of a machine at some point and the server crashes, then we can restore this machine to a different server with the same settings and setup. We will just have to tweak one or two things, like the IP. Then, it is ready to go.

2020-04-14T06:13:00Z
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Top 5Real User

It makes it possible for us to back up our Unix machines without installing a host, client, or any client software. It gives us some peace of mind in regards to those servers getting backed up.

2020-03-16T06:56:00Z
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Top 10Real User

The compression, encryption, and deduplication features all work fine.

2020-03-15T08:07:00Z
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Top 5Real User

It has improved our business continuity.

2020-02-24T06:02:00Z
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Top 10Real User

I am able to run Vembu on Windows NAS, which is beneficial. It does install on a Windows-based NAS. You can have the server running from the location where you are storing backups. You don't need a separate server for it in this case.

2020-01-22T07:14:00Z
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Top 10Real User

It's easy to restore.

2019-11-14T06:34:00Z
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Top 10Real User

It helps me with restores. I can repeat a test multiple times: Do the test, the restore, and then test again. It saves me time because I don't have to rebuild the VMs every time.

2019-11-07T10:35:00Z
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Top 10Real User

I get my backups done.

2019-11-05T07:11:00Z
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Top 10Real User

The most valuable feature is the ability, from a console, to manage the different computers to be backed up.

2019-10-24T04:52:00Z
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Top 20Real User

I am very pleased with the compression, especially with some of the larger SQL databases that need backup. The amount of compression is impressive.

2019-07-28T07:35:00Z
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Real User

The initial setup is easy and very nice.

2019-06-23T09:40:00Z
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Consultant

We are now using it 24/7 because it is serving as an online backup, and very soon, the DR will activated on the product.

2019-03-03T11:18:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The most important features are the backup and the availability of the Universal Explorer. The in-transit compression is great.

2019-02-26T08:25:00Z
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Top 20Real User

I can choose a point in time and issue the command to back up and I don't need to go in and restore the last full backup and then apply iteratively, sequentially, all the incrementals... I can pick a point in time and tell it I want to go to that state and it's transparent to me. It happens in the background for me.

2019-02-13T08:34:00Z
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Real User

The agentless backups are the big selling point on this, as well as being able to send out across sites so that I can do a restore at either of our two locations.

2019-02-06T10:11:00Z
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Real User

We use it to maintain critical data and save it.

2018-10-24T14:07:00Z
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Reseller

The most valuable feature is the Hyper-V backup - it's just one click. I don't have to worry about it.

2018-10-21T07:40:00Z
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Real User

The most important feature, in terms of the hypervisor, is the ability to restore a virtual machine in a matter of minutes. We can take the backup of a virtual machine and we can restore it to the actual Vembu Backup server as a temporary solution, in a matter of minutes. We can just spin up a VM in no time; different hardware, even different processors. It's pretty dynamic in that sense.

2018-10-21T07:40:00Z
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Real User

The most valuable features for me are that I can back up the entire virtual machine, but when restoring I can restore at the file level.

2018-10-14T13:42:00Z
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Real User

Quick backup and restore; very simple and understandable interface.

2018-08-05T07:58:00Z
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Vendor

Their technical support is very good to work with, as they are able to propose alternate solutions to problems that work well for us.

2018-07-30T07:21:00Z
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Real User

Valuable features include Snapshots and the constant backup for SQL, application services, and Active Directory.

2018-07-08T06:36:00Z
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Real User

I back up one particular server with close to 1.2 TB, and the way the software compresses it is close to 600 or 700 TB. Vembu compresses it to close to 450 gigabytes, that's gigabytes. So that’s really amazing, the way in which the backup compression happens.

2018-06-24T08:17:00Z
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Real User

The automated backup of multiple virtual machines. We can back up two hypervisors, one is Microsoft Hyper-V and the other one is VMware Hypervisor.

2018-05-31T09:49:00Z
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