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Veeam and Lenovo Partner to Deliver Intelligent Data Management for Lenovo Software-Defined Infrastructure and SAN Solutions

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Veeam Software, the leader in Intelligent Data Management for the Hyper-Available Enterprise, today announced a new global partnership with Lenovo, a Fortune 500 company and global technology leader in driving Intelligent Transformation through smart infrastructure, software and solutions that solve real-world business problems. This partnership will enable customers to purchase Veeam Intelligent Data Management solutions with Lenovo Software Defined Infrastructure (SDI) and Storage Area Network (SAN) offerings directly from Lenovo and its resellers in a single transaction. Veeam's integration with Lenovo solutions provides organizations with a broad range of choice and flexibility to deliver availability, IT simplicity, scalable performance, operational efficiency and accelerated innovation for the Hyper-Available Enterprise.

"Lenovo's decision to resell Veeam Intelligent Data Management and Availability solutions with their offerings reflects Veeam's market momentum and leadership," said Peter McKay, President and Co-CEO of Veeam. "It's a prime example of two technology leaders collaborating to provide the most seamless and efficient sales and deployment process for its partners and customers. Lenovo's global reach and extensive partner ecosystem, combined with the strong growth of its Data Center Infrastructure (DCI) and Software Defined Infrastructure (SDI) business units, provides Veeam customers with the best purchasing experience."

SIOS Technology Showcases Early Adaptation of Machine Learning for High Availability Challenges in the Cloud at AWS Summit

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SIOS Technology Corp., the industry pioneer in providing intelligent application availability for critical workloads, today announced that it will showcase advanced research in the application of Machine Learning (ML) aimed at lowering cloud costs while optimizing High Availability (HA) for critical applications operating in the cloud at AWS Summit in Atlanta, GA on September 13 in Booth #612. SIOS is an exhibiting Silver Sponsor.

"The move from datacenter to the cloud is well underway for many applications, but the migration of critical applications based on SAP, SQL Server and Oracle has just begun," said Jerry Melnick, president and CEO, SIOS Technology. "At SIOS, we have a long history delivering HA software to ensure availability and we've developed leading-edge machine learning solutions to help IT understand and optimize computing infrastructures. At the show, we'll give attendees a peek into the future of how these technologies used together can deliver the confidence and cost savings that will be essential for operating in the cloud."

Veeam Availability Suite v9 Released Today - Adding 250+ New Innovative Features

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Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise, today announced the general availability of Veeam Availability Suite v9. The latest version of Veeam’s award-winning availability solution introduces more than 250 new innovative features and enhancements to help organizations deliver on the needs of the Always-On Enterprise, enabling SLAs (service level agreements) for recovery time and point objectives, or RTPO, of less than 15 minutes for ALL applications and data.

According to a Forrester/Disaster Recovery Journal survey of global disaster recovery decision-makers, 35 percent of companies reported that mismatched business expectations from technology capabilities was one of the biggest challenges faced when recovering from their most recent disaster or major business disruption. The survey found that business managers and executives are demanding their IT organizations deliver better availability, but IT is struggling to meet those expectations. With Veeam Availability Suite v9, Veeam is enabling enterprises of all sizes to close this gap (the Availability Gap) and deliver 24/7 availability.

Can there really be a high-availability cloud?

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Virtual datacenter provider ProfitBricks has announced that all of the customers will be getting high-availability as a basic component of their IaaS offering. With claims to already provide the best performance in the industry when compared to better known vendors such as Rackspace and Amazon, ProfitBricks is looking to use availability as the differentiator that drives business adoption of the IaaS offering.

From the high-level perspective this is a great idea and a serious differentiator for PriofitBricks. For people like me, those that keep a close eye on the IaaS market and advise clients on vendor selection, availability should be a top concern...

High Availability IaaS Is Now Standard Across ProfitBricks Cloud Computing Services

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ProfitBricks, the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) company that completely reengineered the delivery of cloud computing, today announced the general availability of true High Availability (HA) virtual data centers for business-critical cloud deployments. This new feature enables an easy-to-use implementation and offers dynamic routing of IPv4 addresses to virtual machines (VMs) through the industry's first support of Address Resolution Protocol (ARP).

Worry-free High Availability IaaS Solution

ProfitBricks' own network stack can dynamically assign the address to any VM in the network and provides the industry's first implementation of high availability functionality -- the same as can be configured in on-premise data centers. ProfitBricks' dynamic routing provides maximum reliability of the virtual infrastructure, which is different from standard networks where the IPv4 address is assigned to a specific virtual machine...

Online Auction Benefits from Online Tech’s High Availability Cloud Hosting

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Ranger Data Technologies, a software developer offering solutions and online auctions for the newspaper industry, has recently switched to hosting their online auction website, boocoo, on Online Tech’s managed cloud. Online Tech’s managed cloud is built around a high availability private cloud architecture, redundancy is built-in with multiple hosts, SAN storage and network security.

Ranger Data’s boocoo auction website was experiencing prolonged downtime with their previous hosting provider. George Willard, Jr., Senior Vice President of Operations, knew it was imperative to find a more reliable solution. “When dealing with online auction websites and people selling their items, they are not going to do business with you if your site is experiencing downtime,” said Willard.