Business Continuity

Business continuity and disaster recovery is paramount for ensuring your business critical environment, data, and online presence is available for use with minimal downtime. The availability services offered on vCloud Hybrid Service are responsible for ensuring your data is protected, recoverable, and accessible by you and your customers.


VMware vCloud® Hybrid Service™ - Disaster Recovery

VMware vCloud Hybrid Service's Disaster Recovery increases business resiliency with minimal investment. Built on VMware vSphere® Replication™, supported by vCloud Hybrid Service, Disaster Recovery provides a failover environment for dependable recovery when faced with an operational disruption. Asynchronous replication at the hypervisor layer allows for virtual machines (VMs) in vSphere to be easily configured for disaster recovery. Available in all vCloud Hybrid Service data centers. Watch a short video to learn more and review the Disaster Recovery Datasheet and FAQ for more details.

Benefits of VMware vCloud® Hybrid Service™ - Disaster Recovery

  • Simple - easy to set up, deploy and manage
  • Economical - high level of self-service capabilities, minimal configuration and user training
  • Responsive - quickly scale-up protection of onsite applications, by tier, on-demand
  • Consistent - integration with your vSphere environment, same production support by VMware with no need to reconfigure hardware or tools
Service/Description Resources Optional Add-Ons
Disaster Recovery

Business continuity protection for your on-premises clouds

  • 10GHz vCPU standby capacity
  • 20GB vRAM
  • 1TB of persistent storage
  • 2 Public IPs
  • 2 Failover Tests
  • 10Mbps allocated throughput
  • Compute Subscription
  • Compute One-time
  • Persistent Storage
  • Public IPs
  • Direct Connect
  • Failover Tests
  • Offline Data Transfer
Features (all services include the following features)
  • Firewall
  • VPNs
  • Load Balancer
  • Disk I/O
  • Redundancy + HA
  • DHCP + NAT

Data Protection

The need to protect workloads is the same whether it’s onsite or in the cloud. You can ensure business continuity in your vCloud Hybrid Service environment with VMware vCloud® Hybrid Service™ - Data Protection, an optional data backup and recovery feature for Dedicated Cloud or Virtual Private Cloud instances.

Data Protection is an agent-less, self-service, policy-driven backup and recovery service with image-level backups to ensure all operating system, file system and application data residing within a virtual machine are captured as a snapshot image before committed to backup media. With the self-service backup feature you can fully embrace the public cloud and deploy critical applications without the worry of data loss.

Benefits of VMware vCloud Hybrid Service - Data Protection

  • Business continuity in the cloud - enable self-service backup and recovery operations for risk mitigation and data loss prevention
  • Agentless backup architecture - leverage both vStorage APIs and vSphere-based snapshot technology to protect any virtual machine hosted on vCloud Hybrid Service
  • Simplified manageability - eliminate the complexities of routine backup policy administration by taking advantage of the intuitive, self-service controls

Review the complete Data Protection Datasheet for more details.

Copyright © 2014 VMware, Inc. All rights reserved.