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Simple, affordable, and reliable VM backup and replication for VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V environments.
HPE VM Explorer is a low-cost, easy-to-use and reliable VM backup solution. Within minutes you can start centrally managing your backups to disk, tape and cloud through an intuitive and easy-to-navigate web interface – no product training required! Advanced server backup capabilities include incremental backups and replication, snapshot integration and native cloud support for leading Cloud platforms. With instant VM recovery, direct file level and email restore from the cloud, encryption, and verification, VM Explorer delivers resiliency, efficiency and agility in your virtual environments. Read More.
A fully- functioning product with no time limit.
Efficient backup/replication solution, starter pack includes 4 physical CPU sockets, unlimited additional CPU sockets can be purchased. Upgrading to the Enterprise Edition is easy!
Advanced backup, replication and recovery solution, starter pack includes 6 physical CPU sockets. Unlimited additional CPU sockets can be purchased.
Stefan Leopoldseder, IT Manager, Segl Bauzentrum
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Reed Gregerson, President, The ZaneRey Group
Eric Hasler, Senior Network Architect, boxIT
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David Colpus, IT Manager, Notre Dame School
HPE VM Explorer is a low-cost, easy-to-use and reliable backup solution offering fast virtual machine backup and granular restore, replication, and verification of VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V environments. Learn more in the data sheet.
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Backup and replicate ESX and ESXi standalone servers, vCenter virtual datacenter, Microsoft Hyper-V server as well as a Hyper-V Cluster on all operating systems supported by VMware ESX/ESXi and Microsoft Hyper-V server.
Simple licensing, low pricing, and self-service features enable easy maintenance and eliminate the need for special training – making the overall solution very cost-effective.
Perform data recovery of VMs in a matter of seconds directly from data backups, reducing unplanned downtime and improving service availability. Granular file-level and Microsoft Exchange recovery enables rapid restore of single files and folders directly from any backup.
Automatically backup data verification, encryption, and active directory integration without disrupting the production environment.
Securely back up and replicate VMs directly to cloud targets including Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure, Rackspace, and OpenStack without any intermediary gateway. Automated storage tiering enables seamless movement of backup sets between disk, tape, and cloud.
Be up and running in minutes. The configuration requires a few simple clicks to start running data backups and replications of your virtual machines. You can manage the health and status of all scheduled data backup tasks through a single dashboard.
VM Explorer is designed to address the backup and recovery needs of smaller businesses operating virtualized servers. This white paper explores the challenges that arise when SMBs seek to back up data, services, and applications in virtualized environments, and explains how VM Explorer can help resolve these issues.
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Join HPE for 45 minute sessions held monthly to hear our subject matter experts review how you can use VM Explorer to improve your recoverability while controlling cost and time impacts.
TechValidate surveyed more than 400 users across a range of industries and countries to better understand how customers are using VM Explorer and the value gained from it. Find out what they said.
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Is the worry of protecting your organization’s critical data keeping you up at night? Wondering how to secure the data in your virtual environments? Listen to this panel discussion to find out how ZaneRay, a Montana-based web design and e-commerce consultancy, protects their high-value websites, internal systems and client data. Learn best practices for VM backup from practitioners just like you!
Hear how VM Explorer gave ZaneRay a “simple, affordable, and reliable” solution that, “on quite a few occasions now, [has] saved our bacon.”
Backups used to drag boxIT’s servers to a halt, affecting customers. Hear how VM Explorer solved this problem—and reduced labor costs too.
Read how VM Explorer has simplified backup for the Salvation Army’s 45 virtual machines, protecting its operations and saving the IT staff time.
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Read how upgrading to VM Explorer let Segl Bauzentrum trade all 160 of its desktop clients for 20–25 virtual machines.
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VM Backup safeguards customer data for IT provider Rely affordably and flexibly, while letting Rely do VM backups “the way we like to.” Read how.
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Read how VM Explorer gives this small UK prep school a simple, quick, and affordable way to back up more than 5 TB of application data daily.
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Take a tour of the HPE VM Explorer, a cost-effective backup solution for VMware and Hyper-V that's easy to install and use.
Get started with the installation and the web interface.
Add VMware and Hyper-V hosts.
Configure disk, tape, or cloud for storage.
Integrate with StoreOnce™ to optimize storage.
Configure cloud storage on Amazon S3, OpenStack, Rackspace, and HPE Helion.
Recovery options – file level, instant VM, and full VM recovery.
Active Directory integration for user management and access control.
Email reports to facilitate data driven decisions.
HPE VM Explorer
Why SMBs Need Something Better to Protect Their VMs
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Simple, Cost-effective VM Backup
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HPE VM Explorer: Designed for an SMB's Needs
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Notre Dame Finds HPE VM Explorer Fast and Affordable
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Meet HPE VM Explorer Blog Series
Protecting Critical Servers and Data in Virtualized Environments
ZaneRay protects global websites with HPE VM Explorer
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HPE VM Explorer Dynamic Value Brief (DVB)
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