Press Release

Accelerate Backup Transformation with New EMC Avamar 6.1 Deduplication Backup Software and System

Story Highlights

  • Expanded Support for Business Critical Applications
  • Faster Backup and Recovery Performance
  • Tighter Integration with Data Domain Systems
  • Streamlined Management for Backup and Extended Retention
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Technology Highlights

  • New Support for SAP, Sybase, SQL Server 2012 and Hyper-V with Tighter Integration to Data Domain Systems
  • Multi-streaming Increases Backup and Recovery Performance up to 4x
  • 3x Faster Optimized Backup and 30x Faster Changed Block Restore for VMware
  • Extended Retention Enables Direct Export to Tape and VTL for Long Term Retention Compliance

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About EMC

EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way. Additional information about EMC can be found at

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