It’s based on a set of APIs providing pre-built use cases, quick-start guides, and integrations with popular tooling.
Rubrik is considered a leader in the cloud data management space, which is also referred to by some as hyperconverged secondary storage. It competes against firms like Cohesity, Commvault, and Dell EMC.
The release automates and protects applications across data centers and clouds. “All the nerd knobs have been automated,” said Chris Wahl, chief technologist at Rubrik.
Unlike traditional security platforms that target this type of malware from a threat prevention vantage point, the data protection and management company comes at it from a backup perspective.
Dell EMC’s new device provides converged data protection, and comes bundled with software for backup, deduplication, replication and recovery, along with disaster recovery and long-term retention to the cloud.
The Alta 4.2 release supports Amazon Web Services EC2 cloud-native workloads and traditional IBM AIX and Oracle Solaris environments.
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The platform’s open-API architecture allows developers to write applications for data policy, control, security, and deep intelligence.
Cohesity and Rubrik lead the sector.
Red Hat, Palo Alto Networks, Splunk, Tanium, and Rubrik are better acquisition targets, the investor group says.