Release: PHD Virtual Backup 6.1

PHD Virtual has released version 6.1 of its product Backup. This version is the follow-up of version 6.0 which was released in august this year. PHD Virtual Backup is a Virtual Appliance which is capable of backing up both VMware vSphere and Citrix XenServer environments. The product integrates into the console of XenCenter or the vSphere client to offer a single pane of glass.

Version 6.1 provides the following new functionality:

  • Rollback Recovery, allows you to restore only the virtual disk changes on top of an existing VM
  • Full/Incremental backup mode for PHD Instant Recovery for VMware. PHD instant recovery is able to start a VM using the data that resides on the backup target, after which you can use Storage vMotion or PHD Motion to move the VM’s storage to production storage
  • Reporting enhancements: Export job history and data protection risk management report
  • The ability to copy Backup Schedules (Job Copy)