Zerto and Cloud Service Provider Partner Databarracks Win Disaster Recovery and Cloud Categories at 2015 SVC Awards
Major UK Storage, Virtualization, and Cloud Awards Recognise Leading Disaster Recovery and Cloud Software and Service Providers for Industry Contributions
London – December 15, 2015 – Zerto, setting the standard for disaster recovery in virtualized and cloud environments, today announced it has won the 2015 SVC Awards‘ Cloud Backup and Recovery/Archive Product of the Year category. Zerto channel partner, Databarracks, was awarded runner up in the same category as well as winning the prestigious SVC Industry award. The SVC Awards experienced strong category participation from the competitor landscape, validating the importance and growing product and service demand within the disaster recovery and backup market.
Zerto Virtual Replication V4.0 (ZVR) was recognised for delivering enterprise-class disaster recovery, continuous data protection and workload mobility across hypervisor and private, hybrid and public cloud infrastructures including and Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Databarracks has been providing managed, hosted and cloud services to the UK market for over 12 years. Offering some of the most secure cloud services in the world, including Disaster Recovery as a Service, Backup as a Service and secure Infrastructure as a Service, delivered from UK-based, ex-military data centres. Its services are built upon technology designed specifically for the cloud; including Zerto for disaster recovery.
Zerto was also awarded runner-up in the “Vendor Channel Program of the Year” in recognition of its excellent partner programme and 100% channel focused go-to-market strategy in support of over 500 global partners. Success at the 2015 SVC Awards follows recognition at last year’s event where Zerto won “Storage Virtualisation Product of the Year.”
Over 2,000 enterprise customers in 40 countries use Zerto Virtual Replication in their production environments to protect, recover and migrate data and production applications. In addition, Zerto dominates the market for cloud-based recovery and replication and has become the de-facto standard for recovery and migration in cloud environments, with more than 250 cloud service providers offering services powered by Zerto Virtual Replication.
Peter Godden, VP EMEA, Zerto
“We would like to thank the SVC judging panel for its recognition and our customers who provided testimonials to support our entry in what is our second year in a row where we have received an SVC Award. The team at Databarracks have built an innovative disaster recovery service supporting the needs of the mid-market in the UK using Zerto’s technology. From our point of view it is important to be working with cloud service providers leading the way in DRaaS and in Databarracks, we have a partner with a great reputation for providing an excellent service that has been recognised in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for DRaaS. We have a close working relationship with their technical team and receive great feedback about our software as used in large-scale, multi-tenant environments.”
Peter Groucutt, Managing Director, Databarracks
“Disaster Recovery as a Service has become an essential requirement for organisations of all shapes and sizes. Our partnership with Zerto has been recognised by the SVC Awards as helping to deliver an unrivalled service allowing organisations to protect critical IT infrastructure that in the event of an outage will allow them to carry on with business as usual in minutes rather than days.”
Zerto is committed to keeping enterprise and cloud IT running 24/7 by providing innovative, simple, reliable and scalable business continuity software solutions. Through the Zerto Cloud Continuity Platform, organizations can seamlessly move and protect virtualized workloads between public, private and hybrid clouds. The company’s flagship product, Zerto Virtual Replication, has become the standard for protection, recovery and migration of applications in cloud and virtualized data centers, and won numerous awards, including Best of Show at VMworld 2011, Best of VMworld Europe 2014, as well as 2011, 2012 and 2013 Product of the Year Awards for its innovative hypervisor-based replication approach. For more information, go to www.zerto.com.
Databarracks provides ultra-secure, award winning Disaster Recovery, Backup and Infrastructure services from UK-based, ex-military data centres. Databarracks is certified by the Cloud Industry Forum, ISO 27001 certified for Information Security and has been named as a “Niche Player” in Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for DRaaS. For more information, please see: http://www.databarracks.com
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