What Makes Zerto Different? A Competitive Comparison | Zerto

Zerto Competitive Comparison

What Makes Zerto Different?

Zerto delivers the fastest RPOs and RTOs in the industry at any scale. Greatly simplify your data protection with our software-only, scale-out architecture that doesn’t require any dedicated hardware.

Our streamlined user experience allows you to orchestrate protection, recovery, and migrations with easy-to-use workflows.

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Zerto vs Veeam

“Managing DR and backup in Zerto changes the game for us. We have much deeper granularity from an RPO perspective and one single pane of glass to manage both processes.”

TaxSlayer

Eric Bradley

Chief Information Officer

With Zerto: one interface, native CDP, simple licensing… and more!

Zerto vs Cohesity

“We wanted continuous data protection (CDP) for disaster recovery. So, that’s why we looked at Zerto more than other products [Cohesity].”

Large Metal Services Center Operator

Systems Engineer

With Zerto: snapshot-free CDP, many out-of-the-box supported use cases… and more!

Zerto vs Commvault

“We looked at Cohesity, Rubrik, and Commvault… We went with Zerto because it had all the disaster recovery functions that we needed, the ability to recover within minutes with minimal to no data loss and is integrated well with Azure.”

County of Grey

Evan Davis

Technology Infrastructure Manager

With Zerto: failover/failback in 3 clicks, software-only for easy install and management… and more!

Zerto vs Rubrik

“in the Rubrik world to instantiate 30 VMs from a blob target to compute, would take 30 hours, with Zerto a 100 VM’s took 15 minutes.”

Kingston Technology

John Leitgeb IT Director,

With Zerto: built-in automation & orchestration, vm to application level consistency… and more!

Zerto vs CloudEndure

with the availability of Zerto In-Cloud for AWS, Amazon EC2 users can now quickly recover their workloads across different AWS regions after any disruptions, including ransomware attacks.”

Zerto

Ziv Kedem

VP and General Manager

With Zerto: Agentless solution, scalability to 1000+ Amazon EC2 instances… and more!

Zerto vs RecoverPoint for VM (Dell EMC)

“Another thing that was in our evaluation was a point-in-time restore, so should we have something corrupt at a certain time, we could go back to a point in time. That was another feature that Zerto offered that RP4VM didn’t.”

Customer, Utilities company, USA

With Zerto: go beyond DR use case, intelligent insights and analytics, easy install… and more!

Zerto vs Azure Site Recovery

“Our RPOs are five times better [with Zerto] than they were with ASR.”

Systems Engineer

Large Gas company

With Zerto: 30-day CDP, RPOs of seconds, scalable protection… and more!

Zerto vs VMware SRM with Array-based Replication

“ I guess testing with it was fairly cumbersome. It wasn’t so much a per VM product, where with Zerto it is. So Zerto, you can failover one or many very easily, and with SRM you have to do it at a storage layer to support the product.”

Manager, Compute and Storage

Multinational professional services firm

With Zerto: many supported use cases, going beyond the storage layer… and more!

Zerto vs VMware SRM with vSphere

“We got some demos done through VMware and we kind of dug into it, but some issues came up quickly of scale and of management complexity and of like ‘How’s the admin going to do this and this and this now?’ that there really weren’t good answers to.

Specialist, Network Technology

One of the largest communication technology in the world

With Zerto: file recovery, thousands of recovery points, replication to public clouds… and more!

Reasons to Switch to the Zerto Platform

One Platform for Converged DR and Backup

Continuous Data Protection


  • Always protected
  • Application consistency
  • No scheduling, snapshots or agents
  • No production impact

Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Agility


  • Protect to, from and between clouds
  • Simple migration from on-premises
  • Easily leverage native cloud services

Simplicity at Scale


  • Built-in orchestration and automation
  • Multi-site analytics across platforms
  • Unified experience no matter the cloud

The Zerto Platform delivers cloud data management and protection with a simple, scalable platform built for virtualized and container-based environments running on-premises or in the cloud.

By delivering our top-tier continuous data protection for all applications and workloads, across disaster recovery, backup and long-term retention, we are providing a true unified data protection platform.

Take the complexity out of data protection with advanced orchestration and automation that make recovery a breeze and save organizations time and resources.

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