No. 1 Brand in Hosted Workspaces, dinCloud Offers Enhanced Data Protection to Clients for More Resilient Workspaces with R1Soft Server Backup Manager
HOUSTON – Sept. 7, 2016 – Continuum®, the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company, announced that cloud services provider dinCloud selected its R1Soft® Server Backup Manager (SBM) to provide continuous data protection services as part of its dinBackup solution for more resilient workspaces for existing and new clients. dinBackup provides backup and snapshot capabilities as a self-service to clients who choose to self-manage or work with channel partners to manage backups. The service runs in a hosted private cloud for each customer, powered by dinCloud. R1Soft SBM is the leading commercial backup software, deployed by more than 1,800 web hosting providers, protecting nearly 250,000 servers worldwide.
“Data protection is becoming more critical to an organization, however, having redundant systems is too expensive,” said Ali Din, General Manager at dinCloud. “Customers are looking for a more economical form of protecting their data, which is why we decided to partner with Continuum’s R1Soft. The relationship enables us to provide our customers with a leading backup service that meets their data protection needs and also allows us to continue ensuring that customers have control and transparency into flat rate pricing.”
dinCloud selected R1Soft based on its robust offering – giving control to the customer and their partners – its scalability – for cloud providers running thousands of virtual machines with many customers – and its ease to deploy SBM’s many valuable features include reporting, self-service, detailed capabilities and support for multiple platforms, including Windows and Linux OS, SQL, MySQL and Exchange. It also selected R1Soft for centralized backup and management, replication, file level and VM level backup and restores, as well as flexible scheduling options.
“dinBackup is a comprehensive, enterprise-class solution that hits all of our requirements as an MSP,” said Russel Kuhl, Director of Technology at 1Point Networks, a dinCloud MSP partner. “From the flexibility of backup schedules, to the data-deduplication technologies employed, data replication and encryption, and centralized alerting and management, dinBackup lets us provide a top-notch backup solution to our most demanding clients, as well as our more straight-forward ones, and do so in a cost-effective way.”
The combined solution ensures protection against data loss and also backs up the data for as long as needed based on customer requirements. dinCloud offers dinBackup through its VAR and MSP channel partner program.
“As a cloud service provider focused on security, data protection is a top priority for dinCloud,” said Randy Bowie, Vice President, Backup Product and Engineering at Continuum. “dinBackup combined with R1soft provides a simple way of protecting data in the cloud with easy setup and flexible policies based on customer requirements.”
dinCloud is a Cloud Services Provider (CSP) that helps organizations rapidly migrate to the cloud, provided via its strong channel base of Value Added Resellers (VARs) and Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Each customer’s dedicated private virtual data center provides hosted workspaces and hosted virtual servers, which are controlled through dinManage, dinCloud’s web-based cloud management console. dinCloud’s subscription-based services are tailored to fit a range of business models resulting in reduced cost, enhanced security, control, and productivity. Visit www.dinCloud.com, www.linkedin.com/company/dincloud, or follow @dinCloud on Twitter.
About R1Soft SBM
The R1Soft Server Backup Manager (SBM) is recognized as the leading commercial backup software for web hosting providers. Known as the fastest, most scalable, yet affordable Continuous Data Protection software for both Windows® and Linux® platforms in private and public clouds, SBM is deployed by more than 1,800 web hosting providers and protects nearly 250,000 servers worldwide. For more information, visit: http://www.r1soft.com/ or follow on LinkedIn and Twitter @R1Soft.
Continuum is the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company that allows its Managed Services Provider (MSP) partners to maintain both on premise and cloud-based servers, desktops, mobile devices and other endpoints for their small-and-medium-sized business clients. Continuum’s SaaS platform enables MSPs to efficiently backup, monitor, troubleshoot and maintain clients’ IT infrastructure from a single pane of glass, all backed by an industry–leading Network Operations Center (NOC) and Help Desk. The company employs more than 1,300 professionals worldwide, monitors 1 million endpoints for its 5,800 partners including MSPs servicing more than 55,000 SMB customers and web hosting providers protecting nearly 250,000 servers worldwide with Continuum’s R1Soft product line. The company established the Continuum Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing financial support to charities focused on helping veterans find jobs in IT.
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