The Unitrends backup appliance delivers high value and scalability that Ubuntu user’s desire
Columbia, SC (PRWEB) June 23, 2010
Unitrends, the leader in affordable, heterogeneous, disk-based all-in-one backup appliances, today announced that it continues to support Ubuntu by adding support for the latest Ubuntu 10.4. It is available with the company’s release 5 version of software that began shipping last month.
“Ubuntu is a Linux leader because the company focuses on allowing businesses to streamline their operations through ease of use, compatibility, and security,” stated Dr. Mark Campbell, chief operating officer, Unitrends. “Our alliance with Canonical has allowed us to quickly offer an enterprise-level backup appliance with Ubuntu backup software for our customers using Ubuntu as an important component of their IT infrastructure.”
“The Unitrends backup appliance delivers high value and scalability that Ubuntu user’s desire,” said John Pugh, software partner manager, Canonical. “Unitrends provides a network-based backup solution for enabling enterprise-class data protection and backup and recovery.”
Unitrends provides the best backup solution, at the lowest total cost of ownership in the industry, through a family of scalable disk-based backup appliances that integrate and protect existing heterogeneous computer and storage systems through a single, intuitive, graphical user interface. Unitrends uses a common backup and recovery engine for providing protection for over 100 different versions of operating systems and applications. This means you can support Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL, Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware, Sun Solaris, Novell OES, Novell Netware, Novell GroupWise, Novell eDirectory, Linux, FreeBSD, Apple MacOS X, IBM pSeries/AIX, HP HP-UX, SCO UnixWare and OpenServer, IBM iSeries/OS400, and SGI IRIX on notebooks, PCs, workstations, and servers and on DAS, NAS, or SAN storage – all using a single backup appliance.
Information about Unitrends can be found at http://www.unitrends.com.
A virtual appliance free trial is also available for download.