A customer recently asked the question of what are VDP's replication target capabilties. There was some confusion, so here is what VDP 5.5 can do in terms of replication:

 

Backups created with...

Can be replicated to

VDP Advanced

Can be replicated to

Avamar

VDPNoYes
VDP AdvancedYesYes

 

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http://pubs.vmware.com/vsphere-55/topic/com.vmware.ICbase/PDF/vmware-data-protection-administration-guide-551.pdf

 

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http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/products/vsphere/VMware-vSphere-Data-Protection-Product-FAQ.pdf