Cloud services provider dinCloud has selected Continuum’s R1Soft Server Backup Manager (SBM) to provide continuous data protection services as part of its dinBackup solution – for more resilient workspaces for existing and new clients.
dinBackup provides backup and snapshot capabilities as a self-service to clients who choose to self-manage or work with channel partners to manage backups. The service runs in a hosted private cloud for each customer, powered by dinCloud. R1Soft SBM is commercial backup software deployed by more than 1,800 web hosting providers, protecting nearly 250,000 servers worldwide.
“Data protection is becoming more critical to an organization, however, having redundant systems is too expensive,” said Ali Din, General Manager at dinCloud. “Customers are looking for a more economical form of protecting their data, which is why we decided to partner with Continuum’s R1Soft. The relationship enables us to provide our customers with a leading backup service that meets their data protection needs and also allows us to continue ensuring that customers have control and transparency into flat rate pricing.”
dinCloud selected R1Soft based on the following:
- Giving control to the customer and their partners
- Its scalability.
- Designed for cloud providers running thousands of virtual machines with many customers.
- Its ease to deploy SBM’s many valuable features including reporting, self-service, detailed capabilities and support for multiple platforms, including Windows and Linux OS, SQL, MySQL and Exchange.
- Its centralized backup and management, replication, file level and VM level backup and restores, as well as flexible scheduling options.