State & Local Government Data Protection

The Solution Overview

State and local government organizations have unique needs that require secure, near-continuous availability of applications and data, and are held to high standards of archival and retention on a strict budget. On top of the complexity of managing existing technology, more Governments are expanding beyond physical infrastructure, they are modernizing their IT technology, expanding their virtualized infrastructure and moving to cloud-based services. State and local governmental organizations need a single business continuity and backup solution that spans their complex infrastructure needs, and keeps their storage costs under control.

Unitrends products are available for purchase through General Services Administration (GSA) approved partners. Unitrends Recovery Series and Unitrends Backup appliances enable customers to be 100% IRS 1075 compliant.

Continuity And Disaster Recovery For All Your Platforms

Unitrends solutions seamlessly protect and recover more than 250 unique platforms – protecting everything from legacy bare-metal servers, to instant recovery of Windows, covering all of your virtualization needs for VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer VMs, and cloud-based applications. Our portfolio includes software-only solutions or backup and recovery appliances with optional Free Hardware for Life™. They are fully scalable solutions with built-in deduplication to ensure you are covered to manage your data today and your data growth of tomorrow.

Affordable storage and reliable recovery for your business continuity and archival needs.

Read the Disaster Recovery Data Sheet

Automated Archival And Retention For Regulatory Compliance For Life

Unitrends solutions automate retention of your data and applications. Using our radically simple user interface, easily set the backup schedule to protect your servers, VMs, data and applications and archive backups for the length of time and in the location you need. The UI can be customized to match the specific needs of your government organization. Easy tools let users tailor visual details to enable decision-making and trigger appropriate actions.

Automated data deduplication and consolidation policies ensure you utilize storage efficiently without risking compliance. Keep recent data close at hand for fast recovery time, while maintaining monthly, quarterly, or annual backups in the secure cloud. Keep them for anywhere from 2 weeks to forever.

Recovery Assurance, Automated Testing And Compliance Reports

Unitrends all-in-one backup and continuity solutions are formulated so that daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual tests for SLA, compliance and archival requirements are automated using Unitrends Recovery Assurance. Unitrends solutions will automatically test application recovery as well as image-level recovery and generate publication-ready reports delivered right to your inbox.

More and more IT pros in government are being asked to provide 24/7 uptime with zero data loss. Recovery testing is key to maintaining this uptime but is often neglected because old methods are too time-consuming. Only Unitrends delivers automated Recovery Assurance testing integrated with backup and the Unitrends Cloud.

Integrated Disaster Recovery As A Service With Secure Unitrends Cloud

Unitrends integrated Cloud solutions enable secure, automated recovery, storage and archives of your applications and data in the Unitrends Cloud.

Unitrends cloud backup and cloud disaster recovery solutions are easier to deploy and provide higher confidence that data is protected with quick and easy recovery. Self-service recovery can be completed in minutes plus Unitrends offers a guaranteed 1 hour failover SLA.

Designed to be Radically Easy to Use in Government Organizations

There is a reason we have consistently won “Best in Breed” awards for backup and recovery with our Unitrends Enterprise Backup Software Appliance and Recovery-Series appliances. Unitrends has a simple rack, connect and go implementation process. In just a few clicks, your assets are fully protected using the Unitrends centralized management console.

You can support your entire environment with one tool with Unitrends, you no longer have to change tools to backup virtual systems, physical Windows and Linux systems, and legacy workloads. And with Unitrends 98% customer satisfaction rating, you know that if you need support it is available 24/7/365.


Unitrends has been able to provide us with peace of mind that we will be able to restore data in case of emergency and enabled us to lower our RTO and RPO significantly. The appliances and services are stable and reliable. Our Unitrends appliance literally paid for itself after being able to restore the 2 million+ files affected by ransomware earlier this year.

Erica Reyes

Director of IT

EXCO Engineering


Changing the game for our customers, year after year