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Clint Green Named ViON Advanced Analytic Strategy, Dev’t Director; Tom Frana Comments

Clint Green, former chief technology officer at ViON subsidiary Ascolta, has been appointed director of advanced analytic strategy and development at the Herndon, Virginia-based information technology infrastructure services provider. ViON said Wednesday he helped establish Ascolta’s strategic framework and technical vision and has worked on big data, analytics, Hadoop, networking and disaster recovery platforms throughout his career. …

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Tim Meehan: CenturyLink to Provide Managed Disaster Recovery Services to OCC

CenturyLink has been awarded a potential six-year, $29 million contract to help the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency develop and manage a disaster recovery program for the agency’s mission-critical systems. The company said Monday it will also support the program’s testing, security, compliance, configuration management, emergency operations and documentation requirements. “CenturyLink is pleased to provide …

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QTS to Exhibit Disaster Recovery Platforms at 2016 HIMSS Conference; Dan Bennewitz Comments

QTS Realty Trust will showcase at the 2016 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society conference its portfolio of disaster recovery platforms designed to protect data of healthcare organizations following a natural disaster. The five-day annual HIMSS conference and exhibition will kick off Feb. 29 in Las Vegas, QTS said Friday. William Yasnoff, a …

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Avnet Technology Expands Distribution of Veeam Software’s Backup Platforms to Canada, US; Sergio Farache Comments

Avnet Technology Solutions will now integrate Veeam Software’s platforms with its portfolio of services in the U.S. and Canada following the expansion of a distribution agreement. Avnet said Wednesday Veeam’s software tools are designed to provide disaster recovery, backup and virtualization management support for data centers that enterprises use for …

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ITU Takes Iridium Satellite Phone Donation for Emergency Communications; Matt Desch Comments

Iridium Communications has donated 25 satellite phones and batteries to the International Telecommunication Union as part of efforts to increase the organization’s emergency communications capacity for disaster response and recovery activities. ITU said Wednesday Iridium first donated emergency telecommunication equipment to the organization in 2007. “Iridium’s donation comes at a critical time when natural disasters are …

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Louisiana Extends IT Services Contract With CGI; Dave Henderson, Richard Howze Comment

CGI will continue to provide information technology services for Louisiana’s Road Home and other disaster relief initiatives following the renewal of its contract with the state’s Office of Technology Services division of administration. Road Home is a housing recovery effort run by the office of community development disaster recovery unit that offers financial …

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Iron Mountain, Seagate Form Alliance for Cloud-Based Backup, Disaster Recovery

Iron Mountain and Seagate Technology will combine their cloud services and information storage and management tools to address demand for cloud-based tools for data backup and disaster recovery. The companies said Monday the partnership includes the colocation of Seagate’s data center at Iron Mountain’s National Underground Data Center and a reseller agreement for Seagate’s EVault Cloud Server Backup and …

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Savvis Selected for Insurer’s Cloud-Based Data Center Recovery Service; Marc Capri Comments

Savvis has been selected by a workers’ compensation insurer to provide data center services intended to help the organization recover data in the event of a system disruption. Patriot National Insurance Group chose the CenturyLink subsidiary for its offering that integrates colocation and cloud computing services, the insurance holding company …

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IBM-QTS Team to Deploy New Disaster Recovery Tools; Chad Williams, Steve Fijalkowski Comment

IBM has teamed up with Quality Technology Services to deliver QTS’ fresh disaster recovery services that are intended to fulfill customers’ business continuity requirements. The DR ON-Demand and DR High Availability services work to maintain a network’s availability for QTS’ managed hosting clients during server disruptions, QTS said Tuesday. Chad Williams, …

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CA Technologies, ExaGrid Unify Disk Backup Hardware, Software; Chris Ross Comments

CA Technologies and ExaGrid Systems have combined their disk-based tools designed for server backup and disaster recovery across virtual and physical environments, CRN reported Wednesday. ExaGrid integrated its disk storage and data de-duplication appliance with CA Technologies’ ARCserve disk-to-disk backup and recovery software to offer clients a unified architecture, according …

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