What is Vembu BDR360?
It is a centralized management and reporting platform for the datacenter. It offers end-to-end visibility to all the backup jobs configured using the Vembu BDR Suite. Also The centralized monitoring offered by BDR360 helps you keep track of all configured backup jobs and also it helps service providers enhance their productivity with the help of its extensive reports and email notification features.
Let’s see what more the Vembu BDR360 can offer.
1) Group Management
Organize different backup environments or clients in groups and get collective reports and alerts for that group. Group Management lets you easily manage a large environment where multiple admins are running backup jobs.
2) Reports for easy management
Users can manage all their client backups individually with the help of Server Information Reports, Client Information Reports, Individual Backup Status Report and Calendar View Reports.
3) VM Level Reports
Reports are generated for every VM and its availability state. This report shows a clear picture of configured VMs with the backup and whether the particular VM is fully protected or not.
4) Image Verification Report
Admins can get a report of snapshots of the console after mounting the backup in a machine. Also, this report provides the BDR Server’s mount and boot status for the backed up VMs.
5) Calendar Based Report
Users can backup reports for any particular day or a particular week. They can also categorize each day as ‘failure’, ‘success’ or ‘warning’ based on the backup job’s health for that day.
Admins can view the health status of each backup configured in client or server. They will also get a detailed view of the latest job status and its history.
7) Instant Notifications
Users can get instant notifications about each warning or error jobs within a single window. The notifications also provide insight into the reason for warning or failure.
8) Protected and Unprotected VMs Status
Administrators can categorize their VMs as ‘protected’ or ‘unprotected’ based on the most recent backup status for that particular VM.
9) Backup Server Settings
IT admins can configure settings to monitor all scheduled backup jobs in a single console. Vembu BDR360 backup server settings provide server name, product and version name with a build number, last connected time and the BDR360 status.
10) Email Alerts
Users can set up email alerts for their backup jobs on successful completion with a summary report. They can also configure emails at the Server/Client group level.
11) ConnectWise Integration
Vembu BDR360 integrates with the Professional Service Automation (PSA) tool ConnectWise to create service tickets and automate the billing processes. It also provides an option for MSPs to speed up cash flows and run their managed service more efficiently and cost-effectively.
12) Real-time Monitoring
Users can get an instant status of the backup jobs along with health-status. They can monitor the individual CPU usage and Disk usage of the systems configured for backup.
In my opinion Vembu BDR 360 is an all-in-one console to monitor & manage your backups which is an essential tool for managed services providers when the whole idea of the support is to protect customers data and tools like this will eliminate the complication and helps to save time by providing every bit of detail on the single pane of glass.