Arcserve Takes Gold at VMworld 2015

Unified Data Protection Wins a “Best of VMworld 2015” Award.
Arcserve, a leading provider of data protection and recovery solutions, received a Gold Award in TechTarget’s™ “Best of VMworld 2015” Awards at the industry’s premier software virtualization conference.

Arcserve Unified Data Protection (UDP), an easy-to-use data protection and recovery solution for physical, virtual and cloud systems, was the winning product in the Disaster Recovery and Backup for Virtualized Environments category.

After receiving more than 150 nominations across the eight categories in this year’s awards program, an independent team of judges from evaluated the products for innovation, value, performance, reliability and ease of use.

In the Disaster Recovery and Backup for Virtualized Environments category, the judges commented, “Arcserve is the closest to feature-complete that you’re likely to see in the backup space,” according to an announcement on

The solution, which was also recently named Storage Product of the Year at the 2015 DCS Awards and Backup and Disaster Recovery Product of the Year by Storage Magazine, is the first comprehensive product of its kind – meeting current and future needs without the hassle of multiple point solutions.

“UDP gives us everything we need in one solution combining backup, replication, high availability, and global de-duplication technologies,” said Eric Rockwell, President/CIO of centrexIT. “It truly delivers data backup and recovery any way, anywhere, and any time.”

UDP also delivers a high level of flexibility to design a data protection strategy that fits unique needs, and its unified management console can manage and deploy across multiple sites.

“Arcserve is honored to receive this award, which underscores our belief in innovation,” said Mike Crest, CEO, Arcserve. “We’ve grown significantly over the past year out of the desire to help our customers tackle their biggest IT challenges with best-of-breed solutions that are easy to deploy and manage, along with an unrivaled customer experience.”