Veritas System Recovery 18 On-Demand Webinar

Thanks to all who attended our Launch Webcast for Veritas System Recovery 18. The recording is now available on demand. Just use the information below to access.

Special thanks to Ali Simnad, Brian White, Chris Riley, and Masashi Kono for their presentation and demo reviewing some of the new features in this new release including:

  • Fast backup to leading public cloud storage including Amazon S3 and Microsoft Azure
  • Automatically duplicate backup data to the cloud or a second site for additional resiliency
  • Support for Microsoft's latest Server Operating Systems, including the patented Restore Anyware™ technology for dissimilar hardware and P2V restoration
  • Enhanced centralized management capabilities
  • Improved security with new support for SMTP with TLS (Transport Layer Security) and SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)
  • New streamlined Veritas Update

Play the webcast on YouTube:

Download the webcast slides:

  • See below the file attached to this post 

Veritas System Recovery links shared during the webcast:

 I’ve also put a portion of the Q & A transcript below:

Q: Where can I try VSR 18?
A: Here's the trialware site: https://www.veritas.com/trial/en/us/system-recovery-18.

Q: I have System Recovery 16.0 that we purchased in January, 2017.  Can this be upgraded to 18.0 for free?
A: Assuming you have a license type with maintenance you can upgrade for free, you should have received your license by email.

Q: Who do I call to get a VSR 18 license?
A: Put in a call to our customer care team and they'll send it over. 

Q: Will a 16 license work with 18?
A: No, you will need an updated license. Please contact customer care or your sales rep/partner.

Q: How is VSR Management Solution licensed?
A: VSR Management Solution is licensed with VSR. You are not required to purchase a separate license for VSR Management Solution.

Q: When this version will be available and where?
A: Veritas System Recovery 18 was released on February 5th 2018. If you are current on maintenance, you can download it from the new Veritas Entitlement Management System (VEMS) at www.veritas.com/supportProduct, software license, maintenance/support and service entitlement data for all Veritas products and services will be made available to you via the VEMS.

Q: Where can I get technical help when trialling the product?
A: Visit our VOX forum for peer-to-peer discussion or support site for additional resources and technical content.

Q: Where can I find documentation for VSR 18?
A: VSR docs

Thank you for your interest in this event. Have additional questions or need assistance with SKUs and orders? Contact Veritas Customer Care.

Thank you,
  - Varun Verma, Product Marketing Manager, Veritas