Zmanda 4.1 Press Release


Pre-Release Announcement: Zmanda 4.1 Set to Accelerate the Backup & Disaster Recovery Ecosystem

[Broomfield, Colorado, October 2021]

Zmanda, the global leader in open-source enterprise backup and disaster recovery solutions, is releasing its all-new and upgraded Zmanda 4.1 on October 5th, 2021. This release equips Zmanda 4.1 with seamless support for vaulting in AWS Cloud Storage, powerful VMware file-level recovery, support for lighting fast containerized deployments, Azure Cloud Storage support for backup, and so much more.

Zmanda 4.1 reflects a solution that delivers a comprehensive ecosystem for all your complex backup and disaster recovery needs. 

New capabilities introduced in Zmanda 4.1 include:

VMware file-level recovery: Perform restores of files or folders from VMware instantly without having to stage the backup itself.

Containerized deployments: Extends support for container adoption and protects Kubernetes-native workloads, on-premises, and across multi-cloud environments.

Azure Cloud Storage: Support for long-term storage by leveraging the storage efficiency of Azure Cloud Storage.  

Vault option for AWS Cloud Storage: Zmanda 4.1 enables you to vault data over to various storage locations including AWS cloud storage, with improved cost benefits.

“Zmanda 4.1 is a major release and has brought in radical changes to Zmanda Backup space. It’s a solution which will securely protect your critical workloads and instantly recover it irrespective of the nature of the disaster, ensuring Business Continuity,” said Pavan Raj, Director. “Zmanda 4.1 has proven itself to be in tune with customer needs – the feedback we have received for it proves that. I am confident with these new solutions coming to market, we’ll yet again deliver on what our customers require and help them drive their digital transformation journeys.”  

Zmanda 4.1 is upping the ante for enterprise backup and recovery, ensuring that customers protect their data across multi-cloud environments with Zmanda’s single platform. Zmanda is continuously helping the customers ensure that every piece of data, every workload is safe, secure, and easily recoverable no matter where they reside. 

To learn if Zmanda would be a perfect solution for your backup requirements, our solution architects are always available to help. You can talk to our solution architects here.

Why is Zmanda the world-leading open-source backup provider?

Zmanda is the world’s leading provider of open-source backup and disaster recovery software. Our open-source development and distribution model enables us to deliver best-in-class software with Amanda Enterprise and Zmanda Recovery Manager for MySQL at a fraction of the cost of other vendors.

Zmanda contributes significant development resources to open-source data protection projects that share our vision. We also provide hardware, collaboration tools, and financial assistance to key developers in the open-source community.

About Zmanda

Zmanda, the world’s leading provider of open-source enterprise backup and disaster recovery solutions, announced the new software release of Amanda Enterprise Backup Solution (AE) to protect your physical servers, virtual machines, applications, and databases.

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