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Cohesity DataProtect

Modern approach to backup and recovery for cloud era

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Comprehensive Protection for All Workloads, Anywhere

End-to-end data protection for application-driven modern infrastructure that spans from your core to the cloud and edge. Protect your virtual and physical workloads, databases and primary storage on a single, web-scale platform that converges backup, recovery, replication, target storage, and natively supports multicloud integration.


Radically simplify data protection by eliminating legacy backup silos and managing your backup and recovery infrastructure with single, easy to navigate user interface.


RPOs in minutes and near-instant RTOs to meet your business SLAs. Reduce downtime by instantly mass restoring any number of VMs to any point in time.


Software-defined solution designed to address your current and future business requirements. Scale-out limitlessly with pay-as-you-grow model and eliminate forklift upgrades.

Simplicity and Automation

Cohesity DataProtect is a web-scale hyperconverged solution designed to simplify your data protection by eliminating legacy backup and recovery silos. An easy to manage single UI and policy-based management DataProtect allows you to meet tight business SLAs with fast RPOs and instant mass restore to any point in time while reducing data protection cost by 70% or more.

Converged Data Protection

Eliminate the need for separate backup software, target storage, proxy servers, media servers and cloud gateway with a fully converged solution.

Unified User Interface

Manage and provision all your data protection services through a single pane of glass that spans from your core to the cloud and edge.

Policy-based automation

Automate data protection by assigning policies to individual jobs and applications based on your SLA requirements.

Broad Application and Infrastructure Support

Cohesity DataProtect provides a consistent and comprehensive data protection for your virtual, physical and cloud environments, as well as business-critical applications with a single web-scale solution. Cohesity DataProtect supports a broad set of hypervisors, clouds, storage arrays and other adapters to deliver enterprise-class backup and recovery.

Protect Your Virtual Environments

Backup and instantly recover your VMware, Hyper-V, Nutanix AHV, and KVM environments. Cohesity DataProtect uses hypervisor-specific APIs to perform changed-block tracking, app-consistent backups.

App-consistent Backups

Protect your physical Windows, Linux, and SQL Server. Provide fully managed Oracle RMAN-based app-consistent backup and recovery for both Oracle single instance or Real Application Clusters (RAC).

Native Protection of Storage Devices

Snapshot-based protection for Pure Storage FlashArray, FlashBlade, NetApp, and Dell EMC Isilon, as well as generic NAS devices.

Protect, Search and Instantly Recover

Your data protection solution is only as good as how often it can backup and how quickly it allows you to search and recover data. Cohesity DataProtect reduces your recovery points (RPO) to minutes and allows instantaneous access to backups for application or file-level recovery, with a full catalog of always-ready snapshots.

Rapid RPOs

Reduce RPOs with unlimited backups and fully hydrated snaps on Cohesity DataPlatform, leveraging our parallelized data ingest.

Instant Google-like search

Instantly find your virtual machine and file data with Google-like wild-card search.

Instant, Granular VM, file and object-level recovery

Recover individual VMs, restore files to source VMs, and recover individual application objects for Exchange, SQL, and SharePoint.

Cloud-First Design

Take advantage of public cloud elasticity and economics with Cohesity’s cloud-first design. Cohesity DataProtect offers unparalleled data and app mobility, and maximum storage efficiency and security in the cloud with compression, dedupe and encryption. Search through your data to rapidly recovery granular application data or files.


Eliminate tape and choose your preferred cloud provider including Amazon Glacier, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Storage Nearline for long-term data archival.


Expand the capacity of your Cohesity cluster by automatically tiering individual chunks of data to Amazon S3 and Glacier, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Storage Nearline.


Replicate data and apps to a Cohesity Cloud Edition cluster running in the public cloud and use the data for disaster recovery, test/dev, or analytics.

True Enterprise-Class Performance

Optimize your data protection infrastructure and gain maximum storage efficiency with Cohesity’s enterprise-class capabilities including global deduplication, compression and erasure coding. Keep your data secure with strict consistency, and in-flight and at rest data encryption.

Best in class global deduplication

True global inline variable length block deduplication optimizes storage efficiency and dramatically reduces data center footprint. Cohesity uniquely dedupes across clusters, workloads and protocols.

Data resiliency at scale

Cohesity uniquely provides strict consistency at scale. Meet your business SLAs, avoid “file-not-found” errors, and achieve superior data resiliency at scale with an enterprise-class solution.

Built-in security

Software-based encryption using the AES-256 standard, with optional FIPS certification for data encryption in-flight and at rest.

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4.8 / 5 - 223 Ratings

Seamless archive to the cloud has enabled us to leverage the cloud for an archive use case that wasn’t rocket science and without breaking our budget.

Sr. Virtualization Systems Engineer in the Education Industry

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Our goal was to build a highly efficient and agile IT infrastructure that quickly adapts to evolving business requirements. By leveraging Cohesity, a software defined hyperconverged platform for secondary data, we substantially enhanced our operational capabilities, reliability and lowered our TCO.

Adam Rasner, Head of IT and Operations

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Cohesity addressed our biggest backup and recovery concerns by providing fast, resilient and reliable enterprise data protection for our growing company. We have tight windows in the hospitality industry, and Cohesity was able to perform a complete backup in one third of the time of our previous solution. Cohesity’s capabilities, such as native integration with Microsoft Azure, have been a huge bonus for our overall operation and application development.

Brian Critchlow, IT Systems Administrator

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Cohesity helped us to easily backup the growing critical and mandatory to save data, like police department videos from their vehicle and body cameras, and made those files instantaneously available upon request. From backup to recovery, analytics to monitoring and alerting, Cohesity consolidated everything under a simple, easy to access user interface.

Ben Price, Director, Administrative & Residential IT

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