NAKIVO Announces Elite Membership Status in VMware Technology Alliance Partner Program

Campbell, CA, United States — November 20, 2012

NAKIVO (, a leader in VM backup to cloud software, today announced they are now an Elite member of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. Elite members of the TAP program collaborate with VMware to integrate and validate their products with VMware solutions to drive transformative business outcomes for customers.

NAKIVO's advancement to the Elite level of the VMware TAP program will further strengthen its strong relationship with VMware while also accelerating its delivery of data protection solutions for VMware environments.

NAKVIO Backup & Replication delivers virtual machine protection and disaster recovery enabling users to backup and replicate VMware VMs locally and to remote cloud environments. NAKVIO Backup & Replication provides near-continuous data protection for meeting recovery point objectives (RPO) of one minute and recovery time objectives (RTO) of less than 15 minutes. The product also provides deduplication to save storage space by reducing backups up to 30:1.

"We welcome NAKIVO as an Elite member of the VMware TAP program," said Sheryl Sage, director, Alliance Programs, VMware. "VMware and our Elite partners are driving the convergence of cloud infrastructure and virtualization for our customers, enabling greater efficiencies and reliability. Through the TAP program, companies like NAKIVO can extend the benefits of VMware to fuel transformation within customer environments."

"We are committed to providing our customers with data protection software that delivers superior ease of use and performance," said Bruce Talley, CEO of NAKIVO. "As a VMware TAP Elite partner, NAKIVO has closer working relationships with VMware and is further aligned with VMware to promote the use of VM backup to cloud for virtualized server environments. As an Elite level member, the additional VMware advantages, tools, and support will better enable us to deliver our best-in-class data protection solution to our joint customers."

The Elite level is ideal for partners looking to take the next step and engage more fully with VMware to develop and deliver solutions. TAP Elite members receive benefits designed to enable partners to learn, build and deploy their solutions on VMware platforms as well as provide support to mutual customers.


NAKIVO is a leading provider of data protection software for virtualized environments. NAKIVO offers industry leading products for VM backup to cloud that bridges the gap between onsite data protection and offsite cloud storage, delivering improved performance, increased data protection, and higher return on investment. The company's solutions are widely used in SMB virtualized environments including industries such as manufacturing, medical, legal services, financial services, and information technology services. NAKIVO's products are available from leading distributors and value-added resellers. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California NAKIVO is a privately-held and privately-funded company.

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