Cloud Virtualized Server Recovery

Faster recovery of virtual and/or physical servers to keep your business running.

IBM Cloud Virtualized Server Recovery (VSR)™ is a fully managed cloud disaster recovery service that enables you to recover your virtual and/or physical servers on a virtualized cloud infrastructure at an IBM secure recovery data center.

Faster recovery time

IBM leverages automation and cloud technologies to help reduce server recovery time and improve recovery reliability.

Reduced Risk of Failure

Scale IT with agility across hybrid environments.
Our service helps reduce the risk of failure in server recovery situations involving unlike hardware.

Predictable Costs

IBM can provide around-the-clock monitoring of the recovery environment at a monthly subscription price to help you better predict your costs.

Cloud + Traditional

Our solution supports both cloud and traditional environments; we also support a wide range of server types and operating system environments.

Enable quicker, cost-effective recovery for hybrid IT environments

Through automation and cloud technologies, our service supports a better return on investment and consistent service experience across multiple platforms and locations for different types of workloads.

Essential Information

Today, disaster recovery readiness requires planning, practice and the right partner.

IBM Cloud Virtualized Server Recovery helps you streamline recovery and improve server recovery reliability by providing:


2016 Magic Quadrant

Gartner named IBM as a leader in 2016 Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service

A four-step journey to always on

Learn how to the service can help organizations meet recovery challenges by providing faster and more reliable server recovery.


Pat Corcoran

Global Business Development Executive

For the last 26 out of my 38 years with IBM, I have been part of IBM Resiliency Services organization, helping IBM and our Clients think and deal with risks, crisis management, business continuity, business resiliency and security. Currently I'm a Global Business Development Executive, helping Clients understand the need for business resiliency, contiuity, recovery, etc. ... helping to elevate the discussion of risk & resiliency within their companies, and then helping them create global business resiliency solutions. I've had the honor of supporting or leading great teams of IBMers during crisis events in support of our Clients, and I travel around the globe sharing lessons learned with customers to demonstrate IBM's credibility and experience, and why IBM is the best supplier to partner with when it comes to "resiliency and risk"! It's a people job ... I help individuals keep their jobs because we help companies maintain continuous business operations and grow! A great job!

Ron Martin, Business Development Executive, IBM Resiliency Services

"IBM is a leader in the area of Enterprise Content Management. We are now enabling this capability as a Saas / Cloud solution to the marketplace. As the Business Development Executive for North America, my responsibility is to bring this solution to the marketplace. This entails educating the IBM Sales and technical people, development of marketing material and most importantly engaging with clients to discuss the value proposition of leveraging the Cloud to meet their Content Management / Archive business requirements."

Scott Ramsey

Managing Partner, IBM Resiliency Consulting

Mr. Ramsey is an IBM Executive and the Managing Partner of IBM’s Global Resiliency Consulting Practice, providing guidance and direction for the firm’s resiliency services. He works across the globe with senior executive business and IT management, to define and implement sustainable strategies for IT resilience, risk mitigation and governance.

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