Divested VMware vCenter Protect in April 2013



On April 9, 2013, LANDesk announced that it has acquired the VMware Protect product family, which came to VMware through the acquisition of Shavlik Technologies.


As of July 8, 2013, all VMware Protect products, including all editions of vCenter Protect, vCenter Protect Update Catalog, and Go/Go Pro and support for these products are now available only through LANDesk.

Divested Product Name
LANDesk Product Name
Divested Product Name
  • VMware vCenter Protect Standard
  • VMware vCenter Protect Advanced
  • VMware vCenter Protect Update Catalog
  • VMware vCenter Protect Engine
LANDesk Product Name
  • Shavlik Protect Standard
  • Shavlik Protect Advanced
  • Shavlik SCUPDates
  • Shavlik Patch SDK