Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Ventana Public Relations

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Hybrid Cloud Backup Projected to be Among Top Backup Industry Trends in 2012 - Cloud backup leader identifies five emerging areas in cloud backup with highest growth potential
Hybrid Cloud Backup Projected to be Among Top Backup Industry Trends in 2012


PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Woodland Hills, CA, United States, 2011/12/14 - Cloud backup leader identifies five emerging areas in cloud backup with highest growth potential.

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Computer Hardware/Storage Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Asigra Inc., a leading Cloud Backup™, Recovery and Restore (BURR) software provider since 1986, today announced five emerging market and technology trends in cloud backup, based on end customer and service provider adoption rates and feedback worldwide. Among the top five trends identified for 2012, hybrid cloud computing, followed by mobile device protection, backup consolidation, diverse service model adoption and greater SMB adoption of cloud backup are expected to increase.

According to the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) Cloud Backup and Recovery Special Interest Group (SIG), cloud backup involves backing up data offsite to a data center (organization's central data center or service provider’s data center) over a WAN, using standard internet protocols. Hardware infrastructure is shared by the provider's 'customers' which provides increased efficiencies and reduced costs due to syndication and sharing. This makes cloud backup an inexpensive and flexible way of accessing storage on an as needed basis that is highly available and secure while offering elastic capacity.

With more than 400,000 customer site deployments of its cloud backup technology worldwide, Asigra is at the forefront of customer requirements and adoption trends. As customer IT requirements evolve, Asigra monitors those that are driving the shifts in technology and service adoption. In 2012, the company expects to see several emerging trends and technologies in cloud backup. These include:

· Adoption of hybrid cloud backup and recovery
· Cloud-based mobile device protection for tablets and smart phones
· Cloud backup for the consolidation of diverse IT environments and processes
· Diversity in how cloud-based data protection is delivered and consumed
· Greater SMB adoption of cloud backup

Hybrid Cloud Computing
Hybrid cloud computing is where an organization manages some IT operations internally and others externally. This is a growing area in cloud backup, where a company may subscribe to a public cloud backup service while also maintaining a local recovery server or storage environment. With a hybrid cloud backup configuration, the customer benefits from both local and offsite recovery while realizing the efficiencies, scalability and cost advantages of cloud computing.

“The primary reason organizations are adopting a hybrid approach to cloud backup is because they can have their cake and eat it too,” said Brad Lappe, Director of Sales, Dakota Backup. “They get the performance of local recovery with the assurance of offsite data protection. When combined with its low cost advantages it’s a major win for the customer.”

Mobile Device Protection
According to Crawford DelPrete, Chief Research Officer and EVP, IDC,“The use of tablets at businesses is predicted to grow dramatically over the next five years. Employee-owned mobile devices used to access business apps reached 41 percent in 2011, up 10 percent over 2010. It will continue to grow at this pace to reach 70 percent by 2015.”

Enterprise-wide cloud backup, recovery and restoration support for tablets and smartphones provides end-to-end protection of the digital footprint. In 2012, customers will seek expanded support that allows rollback to any point across any device to meet recovery point and recovery time objectives (RPO/RTO). Protecting these devices will become an imperative for many organizations under financial and healthcare industry regulations.

Enterprise Backup Consolidation
As organizations continue to deal with the deluge of information to manage and protect, they will continue the move toward technologies that perform these processes efficiently. This includes the consolidation of disparate data protection technologies under a single management interface and solution which allow organizations to capture less, ingest less, and store less data -- reducing the amount of backup assets to buy, manage and maintain. As part of cloud backup, features such as global data deduplication and Backup Lifecycle Management (BLM) help manage data growth in environments ranging from data centers to mobile devices. Additionally, cloud backup consolidates the complex and time consuming cocktail of backup solutions most enterprises deploy today.

Diversity in Cloud Backup Deployment
One of the key advantages of cloud backup is the multitude of delivery models available to both end customers and the service providers that serve them. The advantage is better conformance with specific industry and business requirements and adherence to accepted practices, rules and regulations. As the adoption of cloud backup continues its brisk pace in 2012, organizations will deploy private, public and hybrid configurations of the technology and service providers will become more focused on serving user verticals with more refined industry-specific solutions.

Greater SMB Adoption
“SMBs globally spent $11 billion on cloud computing in 2011, growing at a CAGR of 12 percent until 2015,” says Techaisle[1], an SMB-focused research firm. According to the firm’s research, a logical progression of services adoption is emerging among SMBs, with storage and security leading the way. “An estimated 138 million SMB employees are expected to use some form of cloud by the end of 2011. Among the mature market countries, the U.S. will have nearly 1 in 4 SMB employees using cloud technology.”

With the reduction in complexity, cost and IT resource requirements, understanding SMB adoption of cloud computing is simple. In the case of cloud backup, the technology eases one of the most burdensome, yet critically important, IT tasks. By automating processes while improving data recovery, the advantages are laid bare and growth among small and medium size businesses will continue to rise throughout 2012. Increasing SMB use of cloud backup is validated by the huge growth in cloud backup service providers who target SMBs as seen in 2011 by Asigra, one of many industry participants.

“There are many reasons to modernize data protection with cloud backup,” said Eran Farajun, EVP, Asigra, Inc. “Throughout 2011 we received regular feedback from our partner network, one of the largest cloud backup service provider ecosystems in the world. The input we received gives us confidence in our projections and shows that this is a robust and evolving market.”

About Asigra
Asigra ( is the leading Canadian cloud computing vendor focused on backup, recovery and restoration with more than 400,000 customer sites deployed globally. Asigra Cloud Backup™ transforms the way businesses manage and protect their data by delivering seamless end-to-end data protection that efficiently scales and easily adapts to any IT environment. Asigra Cloud Backup is built for new and existing MSPs/VARs who focus on data protection, IT constrained organizations, and industries with compliance mandates that are looking to improve their backup with a secure, reliable and predictable data protection cloud backup model. With more than 25 years of experience as backup/recovery pioneers, Asigra manages one of the largest business-class backup service provider ecosystems in the world who power their cloud backup services using Asigra technology. Asigra is recognized among top-tier industry analysts, including the Enterprise Strategy Group, Gartner, IDC, Forrester Research and the 451 Group. Recently, the company was recognized as a leader in cloud backup for 2011 by the MSPmentor 250, a leading online destination for managed service providers. Asigra is headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with offices globally.

Asigra and the Asigra logo are trademarks of Asigra Inc.

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Computer Hardware/Storage Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Agency / Source: Ventana Public Relations


Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)


Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker


Distribution / Indexing: [+]

# # #
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Computer Hardware/Storage articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!

Hybrid Cloud Backup Projected to be Among Top Backup Industry Trends in 2012

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
818-591-8295 derek.kol[.]
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Ventana Public Relations securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Computer Hardware/Storage via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Read Latest Press Releases From Ventana Public Relations / Company Profile

Read Computer Hardware/Storage Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Eurotech Collaborates with Red Hat on the First Code Contribution to and the Availability of Eclipse Kapua
Korenix Launches Industrial Communication Computer - JetBox8312 for High Flexibility Deployment
Moxa Releases New Switch Firmware to Ramp Up Device Security
Moxa Switches Bring Legacy Devices to PRP/HSR Networks
Korenix Launches New JetPort 5801 V3 for Serial to WIFI Transmission
Eurotech Announces ESF Release 4.0 - Featuring Support for the New ReliaGATE 20-25 and Connectivity to Multiple Clouds
Eurotech Presents New Products for Rolling Stock At Innotrans 2016
Moxa Launches Modbus-to-DNP3 Gateway to Accelerate Project Deployments
Moxa Launches 28-Port Ethernet Switch to Enhance Flexibility and Security in Industrial Environments
Korenix JetWave 2316-LTE Deploying in Multiple Industries Securely and Stably

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns

NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...




Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today