Avamar introduces support for VMware products in its Axion

Quoting from the Avamar official announcement:

Avamar Technologies, Inc. a leading provider of enterprise data protection software, today announced support for VMware, eliminating customer challenges around quickly and efficiently backing up and recovering critical data from VMware virtual machines.

Avamar identifies redundant sub-file data segments within and across multiple virtual machines, host servers, and sites. Using patented data de-duplication and global single instance storage (SIS) technology, Avamar ensures that backup data segments are stored only once on a global basis. This effectively reduces the amount of data moved and stored by up to 300x, while providing daily full backups and rapid restores across existing LAN/WAN links…