Zerto 8.0 Released

A new major version of Zerto was released 2020-03-24 meaning the latest and greatest version is now 8.0.

There are quite a lot of new features and enhanced functionality in this release and below i have listed, in four main categories, some of the most important once from my perspective.

  • Hybrid and Multi-Cloud
    • Support for VMware on Google Cloud
    • Zerto Self-Service Extension for VMware vCloud Director (vCD)
    • Integration with VMware vCloud Director (vCD): Standalone VM Consolidation
    • Multi-NIC Support for Microsoft Azure & AWS
    • Microsoft Azure Gen 2 VM – UEFI Support W
  • Data Protection
    • Application aware retention
    • Consume AWS Storage Gateway as a long-term retention target
  • Analytics
    • Impact analysis of protected vs unprotected VMs. This spans both on-prem as well as in the cloud.
    • Alert and view customization
  • Platform & Integration
    • New user interface

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