Author: Kiri Bowman, Business-Software.com
Kiri Bowman of Business-Software.com speaks with with Vice President of
Products Chris Schin and Chief Marketing Officer Gary Sevounts about how
Zetta.net stands out from other enterprise cloud backup solutions.
Tell me a little bit about Zetta.net. What business or IT challenge does your
Gary: Zetta.net is an enterprise-grade backup and disaster recovery provider.
We have been in business for over five years, and we have over 800 enterprise
customers and managed service providers (MSPs) that use or resell our
product, as is the case with MSPs.
In terms of the IT challenges, the biggest issue companies' face is loss of
business critical data. Zetta.net provides a secure and reliable cloud and
local backup, archiving and disaster recovery solution to backup and restore
data in the event of data loss.
Today, ... (more)
Author: Courtenay Troxel, Zetta.net
With the cloud in its sights as a fast-track strategy for growth, SHI
International Corp. has partnered with Zetta.net to round out its expanding
portfolio with an enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery (DR)
SHI, which has transformed over the years from a $1 million "software-only"
reseller into a $4 billion global provider of information technology products
and services, says cloud offerings are crucial to attracting small- and
medium-size businesses, which are constantly looking for ways to reduce
cost, increase effi... (more)
Author: Nick Mueller, Zetta.net
2013 was a banner year for cloud backup adoption. It was also a year of
wake-up calls: simple cloud backup doesn't constitute DR, transfer speeds are
vital, and beware cloud as a commodity. Let's look to 2014 for more trends in
cloud backup and DR in the cloud.
1. Cloud backup vendors with slow performance will fail
This trend showed up in the news as well-known cloud backup vendors ceased
production. Symantec Backup Exec Cloud was the biggest casualty of slow
performance, and more cloud hosting products struggled or went down because
they were not... (more)
Zetta.net hasannounced that Vizant Technologies, headquartered near
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has deployed Zetta.net's enterprise cloud backup
solution to achieve twice the data transfer rate at half the price. Vizant
Technologies is an independent payments industry consultancy and advisory
firm that analyzes payment card transaction data.
Founded in 2000, Vizant turned to Zetta's DataProtect online server backup to
secure its fast-growing data, which had expanded to around one terabyte from
client files that were retained and archived for up to seven years. Kevin
Davis, Netwo... (more)
Author: Nick Mueller, Zetta.net
In September, a new type of trojan ransomware, CryptoLocker, started making
the rounds by way of email attachments and links on infected webpages. It
won't destroy anything on your computers, just encrypt the data so you the
user can't access it.
Once the files are encrypted, a screen pops up directing the user to pay a
ransom of $100 to $300 (or two Bitcoins) within three days to regain access
to the files. Beyond the 72-hour deadline, the ransom rises to 10 Bitcoins
CryptoLocker itself is not difficult to remove, the damage comes f... (more)