Houston, Texas – (The Hosting News) – March 2, 2009 – Hostway.com online services provider, will offer Continuous Data Protection software, to assist its dedicated server and enterprise customers protect critical data, using the R1Soft backup solution.
Todd Benjamin, enterprise hosting director at Hostway offered, ”Effective data protection and recovery is a critical component of every company’s reliability and disaster planning. Our new backup solutions protect customers’ data with point-in-time snapshots and rolling retention. By combining superior software with our state-of-the-art network and data center infrastructure, we make possible levels of reliability that our customers couldn’t hope to achieve on their own.”
The new CDP service offers an automated, secure backup and web-based data recovery solution, to quickly recover key information in the event of hardware failure, data corruption or a range of unforeseen situations. Hostway is offering new customers a 30 day free trial of CDP for for Linux and Windows servers, and MySQL.
The partnership between Hostway and R1Soft will allow them to deliver R1Soft’s complete portfolio of customizable backup solutions, from a managed backup and recovery service to a high-performance, dedicated CDP Center protecting large numbers of servers.
Hostway’s solutions allow for restore points on an ongoing basis, recovering of select files or folders, and performance of true bare metal restores to recover an entire server after a system disaster, in addition to the optional off-site configuration for the global data center and broadband footprint, providing an added level of security by separating customers’ data from production servers.
The new data protection and recovery services are the latest in a portfolio of enterprise- class infrastructure and management solutions available to enhance the availability, security and performance of online and corporate IT applications based on the Hostway global network of redundant, state-of-the-art data centers. In addition to data backup, Hostway offers dedicated servers and managed services, firewalls, intrusion detection and load balancing.
R1Soft officially launched its Continuous Data Protection 2.0 software for Windows and Linux servers, giving users shorter backup windows and better data protection with its both file and image-based bare-metal restores in late October of 2008.
Founded in 2003, R1Soft is a provider of disk-based backup solutions. The company’s customer list includes some of the world’s largest hosting providers. R1soft products provide Continuous Data Protection (CDP) for mission-critical Linux and Windows servers worldwide. In November, 2007 R1Soft was acquired by BBS Technologies, Inc.
Hostway Corporation provides domain name registration, web hosting and ecommerce, colocation, managed dedicated hosting, SaaS hosting, web design and online marketing services to more than 600,000 customers and over 2 million web sites worldwide. It operates state-of-the art data centers that reduce the complexity and cost of Web-based technologies for small businesses and large enterprises. Founded in 1998, Hostway provides web hosting and has a direct presence in 11 countries, 15 worldwide operation centers and more than 700 employees. Hostway franchises include: Affinity Internet, Bigstep, DiscountDomains, Hostway UK, Hostway Netherlands, Hostway Korea, Hostway Australia, Hostway Denmark, NetNation, PowerMedium, RegistryPro, Server Service, Service Over Internet, ValueWeb and WinSave.
For more information about Hostway, please visit: www.hostway.com.
To learn more about R1Soft and Continuous Data Protection, please visit: www.r1soft.com.