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Dell PowerProtect DD Virtual Edition (DDVE)

Protect, manage and recover data at scale on-premises or in-cloud

DDVE gives you flexibility with a virtual appliance that runs on your choice of hardware or in the public cloud (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, AWS GovCloud, Azure Government Cloud), and works with your existing backup, archiving, and enterprise applications.

Software-Defined Data Protection

Software-defined data protection for virtualized environments

DDVE is the software-defined version of PowerProtect DD series appliances that brings efficient, reliable data protection to remote and branch office, entry-level, and cloud environments. DDVE allows you to protect data, backup and restore between virtual machines on the same server, across multiple servers, or in the cloud. Benefit from core DD series features that include data deduplication, replication, data integrity, and encryption. DDVE supports multi-tenant environments.

• Scales up to 96TB on-prem and up to 256TB in-cloud (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) expand capacity in 1TB increments
• DDVE is available as a subscription or TLA

DDVE supports the following hypervisor versions:

VMware ESXi: Version 5.5, 6.0, 6.5, 7.0

VMware vSphere: Version 5.5, 6.0, 6.5, 7.0

Microsoft Hyper-V: Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016

KVM Linux distributions from Ubuntu, RedHat, SUSE, and CentOS

DDVE can be deployed and configured by VMware ESXi, VMware vSphere, Hyper-V Manager, and respective KVM Linux distributions manager.

Take full advantage of cloud efficiencies

DDVE can protect applications running in any supported cloud environment – AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, AWS GovCloud, Azure Government Cloud. With DDOS 7.2 or later, we have increased our in-cloud restore performance by up to 3x with multi-stream restores*. DDVE can be downloaded from the AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud marketplace, as well as orderable via Dell. DDVE in Azure supports the premium SSD feature allowing for higher levels of performance.
Simple, Flexible, and Efficient

Simple, Flexible, and Efficient

  • Configure and deploy in minutes
  • Grow as you scale in 1TB increments
  • Run on any commodity server, converged, and hyper-converged


  • Single point of management with Dell PowerProtect DD Management Center (DDMC)
  • Deploy multiple instances of DDVE in-cloud
  • Manage configuration templates across multiple systems, on-premises or in-cloud
  • DDVE is now integrated with Dell CloudIQ for proactive monitoring

Dell offers complete end-to-end services

Optimizing the IT lifecycle is vital. Dell has expert services* for all lifecycle phases that save you time and resources, reduce effort, and improve your IT experience.
Dell Technologies network consultants provide expert guidance to help you optimize and transform the network environment for the demands of today’s multi-cloud infrastructures. Our deep infrastructure and application expertise combined with sophisticated network analysis toolsets address a wide range of network technology and process challenges.
Leverage the ProDeploy Enterprise Suite to get your network installed and configured. Our experts can free your IT staff to focus on your core business, minimize downtime and give you the confidence that the job will be done right, the first time.
Gain access to ProSupport technical experts who can assist with your most complex networking challenges. The ProSupport Enterprise Suite provides networking support around the clock and around the globe, helping your team maintain a high level of productivity.
Dell Technologies offers flexible training programs so your staff can build the right skills to successfully manage and utilize your network to its full potential. Through our personalized approach, your staff gets the exact training they need to improve productivity and adoption, decrease downtime, and reduce end-user support calls.

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From drivers and manuals to diagnostic tools and replacement parts, Dell Product Support has you covered!

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