Quantum vmPRO Software

Speed up and simplify backup and restores with the industry’s only native backup application for virtual environments.


Restore files or boot entire VMs in seconds.

Simplicity | Drag-and-drop restores reduce complexity and admin time; quickly and easily restore mailboxes for MS Exchange through the vmPRO user interface.

Performance | Reduce host, network and storage resources by up to 75% with patented Progressive Optimization.

Flexibility | Avoid vendor lock-in and ensure future-proof flexibility.

Cost Savings | Save over 50% compared to traditional backup applications.

Integration | Simplify integration with existing backup infrastructure.

  • Quantum vmPRO Software Software

Key Benefits

Works with Existing Backup Applications to Simplify VM Integration

  • Provides direct, file system level view of VMs to third-party software for simple integration into existing backup processes
  • Light-weight application runs as a virtual appliance, eliminating cost and complexity of additional servers
  • Auto-discovers all VMs—active and inactive—to make management of dynamic environments faster and easier

Provides Fast, Flexible VM and Single File Recovery

  • VM snap-shot function creates optimized copies of VMs on DXi appliances in native, file system format
  • Provides fast, single stage restore of VMs for industry-leading recovery times
  • Provides direct access to data inside the VM for single-file restore and to support nonbackup use cases such as search and security scannings

Works with DXi Appliances

  • Pre-conditions data for more effective deduplication and industry-leading overall reduction
  • Full support for replication, direct path to tape, distributed deduplication, and centralized management
  • Provides single, consolidated resource for backup, recovery, DR protection, and long-term retention of physical and virtual servers

Technical Specifications

The vmPRO software’s innovative VM optimization works with Quantum DXi appliances to provide the industry’s highest rates of overall data reduction and fastest VM recovery times.

  • Application runs on self-contained VM appliance, no extra agents or dedicated servers
  • Provides image level backup and direct, file level restore
  • Auto-discovers VMs for better protection in dynamic environments
  • Uses vStorage API to access all VMs—running or idle—from one location (Compatible with Change-Block Tracking)
  • Fully manageable within the vCenter console
  • Support for vSphere 4.0 Update 2 through vSphere 6.0
  • VSS support for Windows Shadow Services
  • Native format access to backup data (CIFS or NFS)

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