Bocada Announces Oracle RMAN Backup Reporting Automation

Offering Holistic Backup Health Visibility Across Complex Backup Environments

Kirkland, WA – Bocada LLC, an award-winning backup reporting automation and monitoring solution, has announced it will offer its complete set of backup reporting capabilities for Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN). With this latest release, Bocada further provides storage and backup teams a comprehensive tool to monitor complex and scaled backup operations including cloud and on-premises implementations.

This announcement comes on the heels of other Bocada release announcements, including support for automated reporting of Microsoft’s Azure Backup and Dell® EMC’s Data Domain appliances, and addresses Bocada’s mission to offer a single-pane solution to automate backup health and performance. Enterprise organizations with RMAN can now delve into backup job successes and failures, storage capacity trends, SLA compliance, and other much-leveraged Bocada monitoring capabilities.

Matt Hall, Bocada CEO, notes that this addition is a direct response to backup teams’ requests for holistic backup automation. “As a customer-first organization, Bocada is committed to listening to CTO’s, storage engineers and backup administrators and ensuring that our product roadmap addresses their needs. Our customers wanted the same time-saving way to oversee their RMAN backups that they enjoy with Bocada’s support of over 16 other backup tools. With our full reporting capabilities applied to RMAN, data protection teams have a truly centralized way to monitor their diverse backup environments.”

To try Bocada’s new RMAN data protection reporting automation in your backup environment, email us at sales@bocada.com or call +1-425-898-2400.

About Bocada:

Bocada LLC, a global IT Automation leader, delivers data protection reporting and monitoring solutions that give enterprises complete visibility into their backup performance. Bocada provides insight into scaled and complex backup environments, enabling IT organizations to save time, automate ongoing monitoring activities, and reduce costs. With the largest installed customer base in the Fortune 500, Bocada is the world’s leading provider of backup reporting automation. For more information, visit www.bocada.com.

Bocada Now Available On AWS Marketplace

Simplifying Cloud Backup Oversight Across the Enterprise

Kirkland, WA – June 7, 2018- Bocada LLC, an award-winning backup reporting and monitoring solution, has announced that it is now available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace, allowing customers to easily integrate backup reporting across applications.

AWS Marketplace is an online store that helps customers discover, purchase, migrate and immediately start using the software and services they need to build products and run their businesses. Bocada offers all 70+ pre-configured and highly-customizable reports in its current product to AWS Marketplace purchasers, ensuring AWS customers enjoy the same level of insight into backup job successes and failures, storage capacity trends, and SLA compliance experienced by current customers. Organizations wishing to try Bocada before purchasing may take advantage of the Bocada Amazon Machine Image (AMI), which comes with a free 30-day trial.

“Enterprise organizations are increasingly moving their backup operations to the cloud,” said Matt Hall, Bocada CEO. “By ensuring that Bocada is readily available on AWS Marketplace, we’re making it easier for customers to deploy Bocada in their backup environments and receive a near real-time view of their backup health both on-premises and on the cloud. This will give backup admins a streamlined approach to reviewing backups no matter where they store their data.”

For questions about Bocada’s backup reporting automation software, email us at sales@bocada.com or call +1-425-898-2400. Or, to begin your free trial, visit Bocada’s listing on AWS Marketplace.

About Bocada:

Bocada LLC, a global IT Automation leader, delivers backup reporting and monitoring solutions that give enterprises complete visibility into their backup performance. Bocada provides insight into complex backup environments, enabling IT organizations to save time, automate ongoing reporting activities, and reduce costs. With one of the largest installed customer bases in the Fortune 500, Bocada is a global provider of backup reporting automation. For more information, visit www.bocada.com.

Bocada 10.6 Release

Featuring Azure Backup Reporting & Data Protector 10.0 Plugin

Kirkland, WA – Bocada LLC, an award-winning backup reporting and monitoring solution has announced the general availability of version 10.6. In addition to several enhancements to the product’s core features, the release also includes reporting on Azure Backup, updated data collection to support Data Protector 10, and the addition of NetWorker Policy Directive Descriptions.

“As the complexity of our customers’ backup environments grow through the addition of new backup software or evolutions in reporting needs, Bocada is adapting by offering a holistic reporting solution,” said Matt Hall, Bocada CEO. “This new release offers customers greater visibility into their backup health across backup products while ensuring they have the levels of reporting detail needed to meet compliance and SLA guidelines.”

Key new capabilities in this release include:

Azure Backup Server Plugin Bocada now supports reporting on Azure Backup Server, offering customers using Azure Backup Server the same breadth of reporting under a single-pane that they currently enjoy with 16 other backup software products, including detailed information about backup job successes and failures, storage capacity trends, and SLA compliance.

Data Protector 10 Plugin Security upgrades were made in Data Protector 10.0 that impacted the way the Bocada plugin communicated with cell managers. Our updated plugin ensures full reporting capabilities for anyone upgrading to 10.0x while providing backwards compatibility with earlier Data Protector versions.

NetWorker Policy Description Additions Now available in NetWorker reporting is the Policy Directive Description, in addition to the previously available Directive Name. The inclusion of Directive Descriptions will make it easier to review if Directives are following correct backup processes by giving admins more clarity into the Directive’s desired intent.

Product Enhancements A variety of improvements have been made to the core product including reporting accuracy on largest clients and largest servers, zone cardinality rule creation, and date range constraints when reporting on servers across multiple time zones.

Plugin Enhancements To continue supporting a broad spectrum of data backup providers, we’ve made several backup server plugin updates covering Arcserve, Avamar, CommVault, Data Domain, NetBackup, NetWorker, Spectrum Protect (TSM), and Veeam.

For a full review of new capabilities and enhancements in Bocada 10.6, email us at support@bocada.com or call +1-425-898-2400.

About Bocada:

Bocada LLC, a global IT Automation leader, delivers backup reporting and monitoring solutions that give enterprises complete visibility into their backup performance. Bocada provides insight into complex backup environments, enabling IT organizations to save time, automate ongoing reporting activities, and reduce costs. With the largest installed customer base in the Fortune 500, Bocada is the world’s leading provider of backup reporting automation. For more information, visit www.bocada.com.

Bocada Announces Azure Backup Server Reporting

Building Cloud Backup Health Visibility Across the Enterprise

Kirkland, WA – Bocada LLC, an award-winning backup reporting and monitoring solution, has announced it will now report on Microsoft’s Azure Backup Server. This release offers organizations that leverage the Azure cloud, in addition to a host of other backup environments, a more complete way of overseeing their backup health and performance. This addition gives data protection teams a single, comprehensive tool to centrally oversee complex backup activities including hybrid, private and public cloud implementations.

Customers using Azure Backup will enjoy the same breadth of reporting under a single-pane that Bocada already offers for 16 other backup software solutions. Enterprise organizations with Azure Backup can now delve into backup job successes and failures, storage capacity trends, and SLA compliance for cloud use cases, among other much-needed backup reporting capabilities.

According to Matt Hall, Bocada CEO, this release directly addresses backup teams’ needs for an efficient, automated approach to managing their cloud backup infrastructure. “Our enterprise customers’ backup environments are only getting more complex, and they are often leveraging three or more backup solutions at a given time. By adding Azure Backup Server to Bocada’s already robust reporting capabilities, we’re ensuring that customers can continue enjoying a centralized way to efficiently oversee backup operations as they move more of their storage to the cloud.”

To try Bocada’s new Azure Backup Server reporting in your backup environment, email us at sales@bocada.com or call +1-425-898-2400.

About Bocada:

Bocada LLC, a global IT Automation leader, delivers backup reporting and monitoring solutions that give enterprises complete visibility into their backup performance. Bocada provides insight into complex backup environments, enabling IT organizations to save time, automate ongoing reporting activities, and reduce costs. With the largest installed customer base in the Fortune 500, Bocada is the world’s leading provider of backup reporting automation. For more information, visit www.bocada.com.

Bocada Releases Data Protector 10.00 Plugin

Ensuring Full Data Backup Environment Visibility

Kirkland, WA – Bocada LLC, an award-winning backup reporting and monitoring solution has announced the availability of the Data Protector 10.00 Plugin, ensuring Data Protector customers enjoy complete backup environment protection and reporting visibility.

The updated plugin accommodates a recent security upgrade completed in the Data Protector product offered by Micro Focus. In DP 9.x or earlier, communication between the Installation Server and Cell Manager was at risk for MITM attacks and command interceptions due to limited trust verification protocols. The new security released in Data Protector 10.00 allows for “secure peering” between the two. Bocada customers upgrading to Data Protector 10.00 will also have access to Bocada’s enhanced reporting and data protection auditing function for full data backup visibility.

According to Matt Hall, Bocada CEO, the Data Protector 10.00 plugin ensures customers can continue to oversee their complex data backup environments. “Our enterprise customers often leverage multiple data protection products to back up their data. Updating our plugins to support the latest release ensures our customers have the control and tools they need to validate their entire backup environment.”

For more information about the Data Protector 10.00 Plugin, email us at support@bocada.com or call +1-425-898-2400.

About Bocada:
Bocada LLC, a global IT Automation leader, delivers backup reporting and monitoring solutions that give enterprises complete visibility into their backup operations. Bocada provides insight into complex backup environments, enabling IT organizations to independently analyze data recoverability, predict risk vulnerability and identify opportunities for cost and risk reduction. With the largest installed customer base in the Fortune 500, Bocada is the world’s leading provider of backup reporting. For more information, visit www.bocada.com.