When it comes to application failures and data protection, mom really doesn’t know best
Optimize your users’ application experience and simplify backup and recovery. Rapid Recovery, the next generation of AppAssure software, lets you protect anything — systems, apps and data — anywhere, whether it’s physical, virtual and or in the cloud. Run without restore, with zero impact on your users, as if the outage never happened. Connect to cloud simply and easily, and protect growing virtual environments automatically. Manage and configure your data protection in just a few clicks using one friendly, comprehensive GUI. With Rapid Recovery, you get one advanced, admin-friendly solution — with all capabilities included.
Archive your static data to Microsoft Azure, Amazon S3, Rackspace, or any OpenStack provider. Expand your recovery options by directly mounting archives for simple bare metal restore and file-level restore.
Use incremental-forever snapshots to capture an entire application and its relevant state, up to every 5 minutes, for complete application and system recovery with near-zero RTOs and aggressive RPOs.
Achieve easy, scalable protection for your growing virtual environment by protecting VMware VMs without disrupting applications and users.
Restore operations near-instantly with an RTO of minutes.
Continually send updates to a virtual machine that can be activated in the event there’s an issue with the primary machine.
Perform automated recovery testing and verification of backups to ensure that file systems, Microsoft Exchange and SQL Server instances you back up will be recovered.
Track changes at the block level, backing up only the data that has changed, to assure optimal performance.
Rapid Recovery Crypto Module certification is 140-2 Level 1.
Lower your costs. Replication, Virtual Standby, and all the other advanced Rapid Recovery capabilities are included in one comprehensive solution.
The Rapid Recovery Core and Central Management Console require one of the following 64-bit Windows operating systems (OS). They do not run on 32-bit Windows systems or any Linux distribution.
Note: Windows operating systems require the .NET Framework 4.5.2 to be installed to run the Rapid Recovery Core service. Additionally, any OS marked with * requires the ASP .NET 4.5x role/feature. When installing or upgrading the Core, the installer checks for these components based on the OS of the Core server, and installs or activates them automatically if required.
8GB RAM or more
Quad-core or higher
Direct attached storage, storage area network or network attached storage
1 gigabit Ethernet (GbE) minimum.
The Rapid Recovery Agent software supports 32-bit and 64-bit Windows and Linux operating systems including the following:
Note: Windows operating systems require Microsoft.NET framework version 4.5.2 to run the Rapid Recovery Agent service. Operating systems marked with * above also require the ASP .NET 4.5.x role/feature, which is installed automatically if required.
Note: VMware ESXi environments are compatible with some operating systems that Dell does not support. While you can add these VMs to protection, Dell only supports the operating systems in this list. Protect machines with other operating systems at your own risk.
Hypervisor support (Export and Virtual Standby):
VMware: Workstation 7.0, 8.0, 9.0, 10. 11, vSphere/ESX(i) 4.0, 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 6.0
Microsoft Hyper-V: Microsoft Windows 8, 8.1, 10, and Microsoft Server 2008 SP2, 2008 R2 SP1, 2012, 2012 R2
For a complete list, please refer to the release notes.
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