Netshield Selects Asigra For Cloud Backup Managed Services

LONDON – April 25th 2012 Asigra, a leading Cloud Backup™, Recovery and Restore (BURR) software provider since 1986, announced today that Netshield Ltd, a specialist provider of managed IT services based in the Midlands, selected Asigra Cloud Backup™ to power its managed data backup and recovery service.

“After months of testing other backup solutions we chose Asigra because of the capabilities, flexibility and reliability it offers its partners,” said Richard Carty, commercial director at Netshield. “In addition, Asigra offers huge advantages of being able to restore entire physical servers to dissimilar hardware and virtual machines. As an agentless backup, Asigra is easier to deploy and manage. Asigra has reduced our working practices by over 50%, and we will use it to enhance our client’s experience by reducing backup time, a significant issue for many organisations.”

With over 17 years of experience, Netshield has become a leading provider of complete managed IT services with a reach across the UK and Europe. By delivering the right infrastructure and well-implemented and diligently managed IT services, Netshield consistently seeks to provide a high-quality experience and had built a reputation of innovation and expertise. Netshield will use Asigra Cloud Backup™ to power NetRecover, a comprehensive business continuity service that provides complete backup, security and minimal downtime in the case of a disaster or data loss event. Netshield also offers NetHost, a complete hosting and security package; NetManage, a full range of managed IT services; NetSupport, expert IT support; and NetWork, bespoke IT infrastructure.

“We are pleased that Netshield is using Asigra Cloud Backup to power their NetRecover service,” said Eran Farajun, executive vice president, Asigra. “By joining our global partner ecosystem, Netshield can create new opportunities to scale business quicker and increase profitability. We look forward to collaborating with Netshield as they continue to grow.”

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Netshield joins the blogging community… with a Business IT & Continuity Blog

This year seems to be flying by and it has already been an eventful 2012, with new relationships built, experiences and new lessons learnt. The IT world is certainly fast-moving.

We thought what an ideal time to start and launch something new – Netshield’s very own blog, aiming to unravel, update and discuss topics revolving around ‘Business IT and Continuity’; as they say ‘the only thing constant is change’, especially in the world of technology.

So watch this space…