We’ve proven ourselves in decades – not days

For more than 30 years, Arcserve has been a catalyst for IT transformation by redefining how organizations all over the world protect their priceless digital assets.

Starting with the release of our first backup solution in 1988 and fueled by a series of pioneering solutions, we leverage our heritage to develop transformative technologies that solve for any data protection need. Our team is made up of customer enthusiasts, skilled architects of simplicity, and expert engineers who have seen it all. We’re committed to going beyond data protection alone – we take a whole-business approach to protecting the time, money, and productivity of our customers by removing the complexity of backing up and restoring critical business data. Today, our award-winning solutions are used by organizations in more than 150 countries around the world. For a closer look at our key accomplishments and innovations, explore the timeline below.


Established as Cheyenne Software, Inc. with the plan to develop and sell software for the emerging LAN market.



NetBack was launched – the first proprietary software program designed to back up, or copy and store, data.



ARCserve BACKUP was introduced to automatically copy all system information so that mishaps, such as power failures and equipment malfunction, would not destroy or erase it. ARCserve BACKUP quickly becomes our flagship product.



CA Technologies acquires Cheyenne Software and the ARCserve products.


May 2014

Arcserve Unified Data Protection (UDP) software was introduced: The first software to combine industry-proven backup, replication, high availability, and true global deduplication technologies in a single, unified solution.


August 2014

The Arcserve product line becomes a standalone, private company under the ownership of Marlin Equity Partners.


February 2015

Arcserve introduced UDP Appliances, combining award-winning UDP software with purpose-built backup and recovery appliances for a cost-effective “set and forget” solution.


April 2015

Ingram Micro becomes our sole distributor across the U.S. and Canada.


July 2015

Arcserve introduces cloud data protection with Arcserve Cloud, a service extension to our UDP platform, for offsite data retention and disaster recovery.


October 2016

Arcserve introduces the second UDP Appliance series with expanded capacity to protect up to 240 TBs of source data.


April 2017

Arcserve acquires purpose-built email archiving technology, available as part of our UDP product portfolio, and names it Arcserve UDP Archiving.


July 2017

Arcserve acquires Zetta and expands its offerings with cloud-native BaaS and DRaaS.


January 2018

Arcserve UDP Cloud Direct is unveiled: The first cloud-native BaaS and DRaaS solution that combines full failover protection with consumer-grade usability and abolishes the need for a local appliance.


October 2018

Arcserve Business Continuity Cloud is introduced – the market’s first fully-integrated solution to prevent IT disasters from all three generations of IT infrastructures, on-premises and in the cloud, with flexible RTOs, RPOs, and SLAs.


February 2019

Arcserve introduces its third Appliance series; the market’s first integrated appliances designed for disaster recovery, enabling companies to spin up copies of physical and virtual systems directly on-appliance, or in private and public clouds.


March 2021

Arcserve, the world’s most experienced data, and ransomware protection provider, today announced regulatory approval and the completion of the proposed merger with StorageCraft. The new Arcserve is a global top 5 data management and protection vendor.

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