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Kensington, a worldwide leader in delivering smart. safe. simple.™ computing accessories, today announced its BlackBelt™ and SafeGrip™ rugged cases are now available for the iPad Air® 2, iPad mini™ 3, iPad mini 2, and iPad mini tablets. As the iPad continues to get thinner and lighter, it is used in a variety of environments, from the classroom, conference room or family room, making it vulnerable to drops, bumps and scratches. The Kensington BlackBelt and SafeGrip rugged cases are designed to protect the iPad with a tough, padded layer of rubber and additional features such as extra thick corner protection, and a raised bezel to prevent screen scratches. SafeGrip Rugged Case and Stand for iPad Air and iPad Air 2 (Red K97363WW) SafeGrip Rugged Case and Stand for iPad mini tablet (Grass K97369WW) Tough, padded protection against drops and bumps Built to survive the s... (more)

Zetta.Net Appliance-Free Online Backup & Recovery Secures Town of Dedham

Zetta.net, a provider of enterprise-grade online backup and disaster recovery solutions, today announced that the Town of Dedham, Mass. has successfully expanded its implementation of the appliance-free Zetta DataProtect online backup and disaster recovery solution to all of its 60 virtual servers. The cloud-based data protection solution has helped the growing town eliminate outdated tape backup technology to safeguard its valuable data while providing easy and reliable restore capabilities in the event of system outages or natural disaster. The Town of Dedham, first settled in... (more)

Affordable Server Backup and Recovery: Local, Offsite and Remote

Data storage is critical to the legal industry, with regulatory compliance and eDiscovery mandating that law firms retain, and keep accessible, huge amounts of client data. Today's storage solutions must enable these organizations to effectively meet business, legal and regulatory requirements associated with keeping sensitive legal data while simultaneously managing risk. This webinar discusses how law firms can develop a complete backup and recovery strategy that is affordable while helping them meet their business and compliance requirements. It will explore the key elements ... (more)

Westinghouse Avoids $50,000 Backup Appliance Cost with Zetta.net Backup

Zetta.net has announced that Westinghouse Lighting has selected Zetta.net's cloud server backup and disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) solution to optimize its backup and recovery processes. Since deploying Zetta.net the leading manufacturer and marketer of light bulbs, ceiling fans, light fixtures and decorative lighting hardware has seen a 50 percent improvement in time spent on backup management compared to its previous tape-based backup solution. To manage the business data produced by Westinghouse's design, manufacturing and marketing processes, the company has 35+ serv... (more)

Secure Cloud Backup and Data Transfer: How It’s Done

Author:  Nick Mueller, Zetta.net The Internet is a dangerous place. There's a new story on Ars Technica about a corporate or government hack almost everyday. So for those interested in how an enterprise-grade secure cloud backup solution handles data encryption, here is some background on a few of the security protocols used to protect customer data here at Zetta: Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) / Transport Layer Security (TLS) SSL is an Internet security protocol developed by Netscape in the late '90s that is incorporated in browsers and web servers. The protocol uses the RSA public-... (more)