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  • "The price of this solution is on the expensive side."
  • "The cost of SRM is a little bit high, especially for smaller companies."
  • "The cost of SRM is on par with market rates."
  • "The licensing costs are increasing."
  • "It is about $3,000 a year for the 25 pack. The package gives you the ability to protect up to 25 virtual machines."
  • "There is an annual license to use this solution."
  • "The price of VMware SRM depends on how many VMs the customer has to move. There is a difference between the standard and enterprise license. I'm presenting the standard license to my customers because the total of VMs is not more than 50. The customer needs only the standard license and the cost is very effective for him."
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    If you want to do failover, it works without any problem.
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    We do have to pay a licensing fee in order to use the solution. We have an annual subscription.
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    The challenge it has is with the speed of failing over. Sometimes it can cause a bit of downtime during switchovers. Sometimes you realize that when you are failing over you can have downtime due to… more »
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    Also Known As
    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
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    Overview

    Hitachi Universal Replicator satisfies the most demanding business continuity and disaster recovery requirements. This software asynchronously replicates data between Hitachi storage systems, over any distance.

    VMware Site Recovery Manager is the industry-leading solution to enable application availability and mobility across sites in private cloud environments. Site Recovery Manager allows: Fast and reliable IT disaster recovery, simple and policy-based management, zero-downtime application mobility, and up to 50% lower TCO.
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    Sample Customers
    Shandong Telecom
    Acorda Therapeutics, Columbia Sportswear, Mainfreight, Nippon Express, Sin Chew Media, Fisher & Paykel, Siam City Bank
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider14%
    Energy/Utilities Company12%
    Financial Services Firm12%
    REVIEWERS
    Manufacturing Company14%
    Retailer14%
    Government10%
    Construction Company10%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company30%
    Comms Service Provider18%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    Government5%
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    Small Business48%
    Midsize Enterprise13%
    Large Enterprise40%
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    Hitachi Universal Replicator is ranked 23rd in Disaster Recovery (DR) Software while VMware SRM is ranked 8th in Disaster Recovery (DR) Software with 15 reviews. Hitachi Universal Replicator is rated 0.0, while VMware SRM is rated 7.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware SRM writes "Enables us to get a lot of server images successfully but it has connectivity issues with auto-recovery". Hitachi Universal Replicator is most compared with Hitachi TrueCopy, Veeam Backup & Replication and Dell EMC RecoverPoint Continuous Remote Replication, whereas VMware SRM is most compared with Veeam Backup & Replication, Zerto, Dell EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines, Azure Site Recovery and Nutanix Xi Leap.

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