SteelEye Launches Protection Suite
SteelEye introduces virtual protection on both VMware and Citrix virtualization platforms.By: Arnaud Dimberton Cannes--SteelEye launched a tool allowing customers to manage the clustering of physical and virtual servers on a single console. SteelEye Protection Suite, introduced Feb. 28 at VMworld here, can be deployed on VMware Infrastructure 3 and Citrix Xen Server.
SteelEye Protection Suite pour Citrix XenServer guarantees uptime for the Xen virtualized environment and includes data replication and high availability technology allowing customers to monitor and, if needed, restore an entire Xen environment.
LifeKeeper manages applications and peripheral software such as drivers, IP addresses and APIs, ensuring than any incident is automatically detected and corrected. Restoration can include an application reboot within the same virtual machine, migration of an application to another virtual machine on the same physicals server, or to a VM on another physical server. The company did not release pricing information at press time.