CommVault Systems has completed Windows Server 2008 R2 certification and now supports Windows 7 to ensure that CommVault Simpana software seamlessly operates with the latest versions of Microsoft’s flagship server and desktop operating systems.

CommVault’s Simpana software has been optimised for Windows Server 2008 R2 , which includes new virtualisation tools, web resources, management enhancements and Windows 7 integration capabilities. In passing stringent certification criteria, CommVault can extend the benefits of Simpana software to this new server OS release while easing upgrades for existing customers.
“CommVault is focused on keeping pace with Microsoft’s latest server and client OS releases so we can provide seamless integration with our Simpana data management software,” says Randy DeMeno, CommVault’s chief Microsoft evangelist. “We are committed to always being among the first partners to complete certification testing, which enables our Microsoft customers worldwide to take immediate advantage of the latest and greatest Microsoft features and functionality.”
CommVault also has announced support for Windows 7, further easing desktop upgrades and facilitating access to new Microsoft client OS features and improvements.
“Over the years, CommVault has consistently embraced our enhancements to the Windows platform, resulting in a robust data management solution that is tightly integrated with our technology,” says Karl Dittman, business development director at Microsoft. “This latest certification is yet another example of CommVault’s fast response to provide its global customer base with world-class Microsoft integrated solutions and support.”