03/24/2009 – SEP Software, the technology leader in cross-platform data backup, data restore and disaster recovery, today announced full certification of all applications for SUSE Linux Enterprise 11, the Linux platform that drives mission-critical computing from the desktop to the data center, for physical and virtual environments.
SEP is a leading pioneer in network-wide and cross platform data availability software. SEP sesam version 3.4 supports Linux, Unix and Microsoft Windows® operating systems and both SAN and NAS storage environments. SEP sesam also provides full-featured backup of virtual environments including host operating system and its configurations. GUI integrated disaster-recovery features within SEP sesam enable BSR (Bare System Recovery) and offers full system recovery onto new hardware. The technician can arecovery the entire environment from the operating system to application and full data recovery in the event of system failure. Even including running Virtual Machine environments.
"There is tremendous opportunity for us to offer backup and recovery solutions certified on SUSE Linux Enterprise 11,” said Georg Moosreiner, CEO, SEP AG. “The SLES11 Linux operating system is widely accepted in the industry. SLES11 delivers innovations in several areas, including appliances, interoperability and mission-critical computing. It helps them combine maximum reliability, performance and interoperability at the lowest cost of ownership.”
“SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 is an ideal platform for the business realities of today's heterogeneous environments,” said Justin Steinman, Vice President, Solutions and Product Marketing at Novell. “SLES11 fully supports the evolution of customer data centers as they build and manage critical workloads in both physical and virtual environments, and eventually the cloud. The flexibility and reliability of SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 allows ISVs to help their customers reduce cost, manage complexity and mitigate risk in these tough economic times.”
SEP sesam solutions are certified for SAP R/3 applications and Oracle, MySQL, Informix and IBM DB2 databases. Groupware support includes Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Notes, Novell Groupwise, Open-Xchange, Scalix Server and Zarafa. For a free 30-day trial version of SEP sesam 3.4, visit http://download.sep.de/.
About SEP AG
SEP has delivered highly reliable software solutions to multi-national industry partners for over 15 years. Working closely with open source and proprietary computer manufacturers they have developed industry-leading expertise developing network-wide, enterprise class data backup and recovery solutions. The company is headquartered in Weyarn, Bavaria, Germany with US offices in Boulder, Colorado. For more information on SEP solutions, please visit www.sep.de or www.sepsoftware.com