Virtual appliance chosen by virtualization admins as preferred solution over 12 competing products

BURLINGTON, Mass., April 27, 2015 — / — Unitrends, a leader in enterprise-level cloud recovery, today announced that Unitrends Enterprise Backup™, the company’s software-only backup and recovery virtual appliance, was voted as the Readers’ Choice award winner for Backup and Recovery. conducts monthly polls to discover which products are preferred by administrations in a particular category of third-party solutions for virtualization environments. Unitrends topped Veeam, Acronis, Symantec, EMC and a host of other vendors to claim the top spot in’s March Backup and Recovery poll.

Unitrends Enterprise Backup is currently offered as a fully integrated, pre-packaged virtual appliance running on VMware vSphere (including the new vSphere 6) or Microsoft Hyper-V. It is designed to fit any infrastructure (physical or virtual); supports hundreds of server versions, storage options, operating systems, hypervisors and applications; and includes local disk-to-disk-to-any (D2D2x) archiving for long-term retention, cloud seeding and recovery.

Unitrends Enterprise Backup can also be paired with Unitrends’ cloud-empowered solutions such as Unitrends Cloud™ and Unitrends DRaaS™ for unrivaled backup, archiving, disaster recovery and business continuity. Additional benefits include recovery assurance, scalability, near-continuous data protection, deduplication and WAN-optimized replication.

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Unitrends delivers award-winning business recovery solutions for any IT environment. The company’s portfolio of virtual, physical and cloud solutions provides adaptive protection for organizations globally. To address the complexities facing today’s modern data center, Unitrends delivers end-to-end protection and instant recovery of all virtual and physical assets as well as automated disaster recovery testing built for virtualization. With the industry’s lowest total cost of ownership, Unitrends’ offerings are backed by a customer support team that consistently achieves a 98 percent satisfaction rating. Unitrends’ solutions are also sold through a community of thousands of leading technology partners, service providers and resellers worldwide. Visit

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