BURLINGTON, Mass., June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Unitrends today announced it will feature Unitrends Boomerang™ at the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Summit Chicago, which will take place on July 1, 2015 at McCormick Place West. Unitrends Boomerang is an easy-to-use and cost-effective virtual appliance for replicating VMware virtual machines (VMs) to the AWS cloud for low-cost backup and disaster recovery. Boomerang also automatically remodels replicated VMs to native Amazon Machine Images for fast execution, providing an ideal solution for migrating from on-premise systems to the cloud and for Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). To date, Unitrends customers have successfully migrated thousands of VMs using Boomerang.
"With Boomerang, I can easily optimize my disaster recovery procedures while minimizing costs," said Herb Authier, network manager at Payment Data Systems. "Boomerang enables me to easily assign the appropriate backup frequency by VM protection group, ensuring our critical system backups are always up-to-date while keeping replication costs down."
The AWS Summit Chicago is a free event designed to educate new customers about the AWS platform and offer existing customers information on architecture best practices and new services. The event will feature customer stories, a keynote with updates on AWS services, and breakout sessions covering topics such as architecture, performance and operations.
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 www.unitrends.com.
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