After landing a $500 million investment from Insight Venture Partners, the leading data management firm Veeam has announced a number of new capabilities for the latest version of Veeam Availability Suite.
Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 4, the latest version, will provide the customers data retention at a lower cost, easier cloud migration and data mobility, and cloud-native backup and protection for AWS. The solution is also going to offer portable cloud-ready licensing, and increased security and data governance. Service providers will now find it easier to deliver Veeam-powered services to customers.
These new capabilities will also be coming to the upcoming Veeam Availability for AWS and Veeam Availability Console v3. The company has expanded its relationships with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, IBM Cloud, and over 20,000 service providers.
“Veeam was born and has dominated the backup and data management market in the modern highly virtualized on-premises environments. In the last few years, we have continued our tradition of innovation and evolved to become the leader in Cloud Data Management,” said Ratmir Timashev, co-founder and Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Veeam.
Veeam Availability Platform will now leverage Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 4, Veeam Availability for AWS, Veeam Instance Licensing (VIL), and Veeam Availability Console v3. These major capabilities will provide customers agility, availability, and business acceleration.
“Our latest version of Veeam Availability Platform is one of our most important and anticipated releases to date, providing simple, flexible and reliable solution to help customers migrate to and keep data available in the hybrid cloud regardless of its location,” added Timashev.
The updated Veeam Availability Suite will include cloud tier, cloud mobility, enhanced Veeam DataLabs, intelligent diagnostics, and enhanced Veeam Cloud Connect Replication for Service Providers (VCC-R).
“Today’s announcements reinforce our position as a market leader in Cloud Data Management by expanding our strong relationships with AWS, Microsoft Azure, IBM Cloud, and over 20,000 service providers. We are recognized as one of Forbes 2018 World’s Best 100 Cloud Companies and have been previously recognized twice as Microsoft ISV Partner of the Year – clear proof points of leadership in cloud data management – and this latest launch strengthens our position,” concluded Timashev.
The company mentioned that the new and enhanced offerings will further Veeam’s strategy to provide simple, flexible, and reliable solution to customers.