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The Data Protection category recognizes software products or cloud services -- such as disaster recovery as a service -- that are designed to back up, restore and replicate data and/or achieve fault tolerance in a virtual server or cloud infrastructure.
Winner: NAKIVO Backup & Replication, NAKIVO
What the judges said: It's a feature-rich backup system for the SMB, without the enterprise cost.
Finalist: Cohesity DataProtect