October 12, 2015 — Rubrik™, the Converged Data Management company, today announced that its r300 Series™ and underlying Rubrik Converged Data Management (RCDM)™ platform has achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that the r300 Series and RCDM has undergone detailed test procedures and is supported on VMware vSphere® 6 for production environments.

“By using the Rubrik r300 Series with vSphere 6 enterprises can now take advantage of a truly scalable, converged architecture and simplified management for backup,” said Bipul Sinha, CEO, Rubrik. “We are pleased to work with VMware to certify the Rubrik r300 Series to deliver instant recovery for VMware vSphere 6.”

“We are pleased that Rubrik’s r300 Series qualifies for the VMware Ready™ logo, signifying to customers that it works effectively with VMware vSphere®, and can be deployed in production with confidence,” said Howard Hall, senior director, Global Technology Partner Organization, VMware.

The VMware Ready program is a co-branding benefit of the Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program that makes it easy for customers to identify partner products certified to work with VMware infrastructure. Customers can use these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built solutions.  With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware TAP program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique customer need.

About Rubrik
Rubrik provides the industry’s first scale-out Converged Data Management platform with the Rubrik r300 Series, fusing enterprise-class data management with web-scale IT. Organizations use Rubrik to deliver live data access to recover from failures and accelerate application development. Rubrik is built by key engineers behind Google, Facebook, VMware, and Data Domain. Headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, Rubrik has raised over $51 million from Greylock Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners and enterprise IT luminaries, including John W. Thompson (Microsoft Chairman, Symantec Former CEO), Frank Slootman (ServiceNow CEO, Data Domain Former CEO), Dheeraj Pandey (Founder and CEO, Nutanix) and Mark Leslie (Leslie Ventures, Veritas Founding CEO). For more information, visit http://www.rubrik.com and follow @rubrikInc on Twitter.

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John Koo, Head of Corporate Marketing, Rubrik, Inc.