Pivot3 Rolls Out Backup, DR Appliance

Austin-based Pivot3 has rolled out a new backup and disaster recovery appliance, which it says is aimed at helping companies to back up and recover virtualized applications and data. The company said its new Hyper-Converged Disaster Recovery Appliance (HCDRA) are simple to deploy and work with almost any DR software package. Pricing on the new appliance was not announced. Pivot3 is venture backed by Focus Ventures, Interwest Partners, Lightspeed Ventures, Mesirow Financial, Northleaf Capital Partners Ltd., S3 Ventures, Samsung, Silver Creek Technology Investors, and Wilson Sonsini Investments.