EMC grows protection portfolio for VMware Environments
The company unveiled its EMC Data Protection Suite for VMware protection, and optimises protection for various VMware workloads
EMC Corporation has recently launched a new array of products designed to optimise protection of VMware workloads within a variety of environments.
A recent study of over 2,700 businesses and IT professionals in EMEA, conducted by Arlington Research showed that 80% of CIOs adhere to a scalable and flexible converged infrastructure.
Furthermore the survey found increased interest from participants on converged and hyper converged infrastructure.
By integration between VMware's software and EMC's data protection, enables end-users to employ and monitor the protection from their virtual workloads. Additionally, the approach includes enhanced support VMware Virtual SAN, VMware vSphere and expanded data protection options for VCE® VxRail Appliances.
Beth Phalen, Senior Vice President and GM of Data Protection and Availability Solutions, EMC, shared: "Businesses need data protection everywhere - and that's as true with virtual machines and converged appliances as it is for traditional storage arrays."
She added: "EMC's portfolio approach to data protection, and deep integration with VMware, means that we're able to offer solutions that can protect data wherever it is and empower our customers to manage their data protection through the native VMware management consoles.
"EMC's investment and leadership in data protection for VMware environments is a true testament to EMC and VMware's better together strategy."