A sneak peek at Avamar vCloud Protector

EMC has used VMware2011 to show off a new backup tool, Avamar vCloud Protector, which offers new and advanced ways to backup virtual machines.

At VMWorld 2011, EMC Vice President Chad Sakac delivered a session on "Next-generation storage and backup for your cloud."

During the presentation he showed the following demo of a new product, Avamar vCloud Protector. We whipped out an iPhone as soon as we could to capture the action and posted a shaky handheld video of the demo, but minutes later Sakac posted this far better version of the demo. He has also blogged about the new product here.

Simon Sharwood travelled to VMworld 2011 as a guest of VMware.

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