Managed Services Leader Enlists VeriStor to Architect Platform Using CommVault® Simpana® Software
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 7, 2009) – Peak 10, Inc., the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, announced today the upgrade of its advanced, fully managed backup platform with the addition of CommVault® Simpana® software. The platform boasts robust features and enhanced capabilities geared toward a state-of-the-art data protection solution for customers. Working with its long-time partner VeriStor and CommVault, Peak 10’s enhanced solution provides customers a more flexible, cost-effective platform designed to ensure superior customer service, reliability and data availability.
Peak 10’s upgraded platform integrates the Simpana data backup, restore, replication, archive and resource management software modules that are designed to work together from the ground up, sharing a single code and a common function set. The platform has passed extensive testing and will further enhance Peak 10’s multi-center and off-premise managed services offerings, enhancing operational efficiency and mitigating risks for customers.
“This exciting platform upgrade ensures immediate backup options for new applications and operating systems, in addition to better reporting,” said Monty Blight, the vice president of managed services for Peak 10. “We remain committed to providing leading-edge solutions to ensure that our customers receive top-notch support and managed services.”
VeriStor assisted Peak 10 with the upgrade through its vendor certification partner process. The procedure involves a careful selection of solution portfolio products and vendors to cover specific business requirements, ensuring that companies like Peak 10 receive products that are technically sound and bring significant cost savings. As a certified VeriStor partner, CommVault provides reliable products like the Simpana software, as well as a new service provider licensing model which integrates backup, replication, archive and recovery operations into a single platform and pricing model.
“These days, demands for data management solutions are increasing, as regulatory pressures escalate and enterprise data protection needs skyrocket. For customers, partnering with a full-service managed services provider like Peak 10 can be key to lowering costs and achieving a faster time to productivity,” said Ron Miller, vice president of sales, Americas for CommVault. “Peak 10’s custom-architected platform built on CommVault Simpana software allows the company to scale seamlessly as customer demands grow, and provides them with an easily integrated solution that will exceed their backup requirements, improve data availability and help ensure data protection and service levels are met.”
Peak 10’s managed IT and data center services improve reliability, increase revenue growth, lower costs and maximize internal resources for customers while keeping their valuable information technology assets close to the business. The company combines its secure, private network and enterprise-class data centers with world-class engineering and support to serve market-leading companies nationwide. As a managed services leader, Peak 10 offers a wide range of technology services including virtualization, full service hosting, and cloud based services in a cost-efficient and reliable platform for its customers. The company owns and operates data centers in nine key markets that include Cincinnati, Ohio; Atlanta, Ga.; Raleigh and Charlotte, N.C.; Tampa and Jacksonville, Fla.; Nashville, Tenn.; Louisville, Ky.; and Richmond, Va.
About VeriStor Systems, Inc.
VeriStor Systems Inc. is the Southeast region’s leading enterprise data storage solution provider.As a result of its unique requirements driven, multi-vendor approach, VeriStor has established a track record of success with storage and virtualization solution implementations for over 300 enterprise, government and higher-education customers.VeriStor is a full service Virtual Infrastructure solution provider. For more information visitwww.veristor.com.
A singular vision – a belief in a better way to address current and future data management needs – guides CommVault (NASDAQ: CVLT) in the development of Singular Information Management® solutions for high-performance data protection, universal availability and simplified management of data on complex storage networks. CommVault’s exclusive single-platform architecture gives companies unprecedented control over data growth, costs and risk. CommVault’s Simpana® software suite of products was designed to work together seamlessly from the ground up, sharing a single code and common function set, to deliver superlative Data Protection, Archive, Replication, Search and Resource Management capabilities. Every day more companies join those who have discovered the unparalleled efficiency, performance, reliability, and control only CommVault can offer. CommVault’s corporate headquarters is located in Oceanport, New Jersey in the United States. Information about CommVault is available at www.commvault.com.
About Peak 10, Inc.
Peak 10 is the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, delivering scalable, economical and reliable solutions for hosting and managing complex information technology infrastructure. Its team of experts embrace the industry’s evolving technologies by adopting and tailoring solutions such as virtualization and cloud services as part of its robust managed services offering. The company’s strong customer focus, financial stability, geographic diversity and technical strength attracts market-leading companies such as LendingTree, Rivals.com, Global Knowledge, Pergo, Healthways, Churchill Downs and The Fresh Market. Peak 10 is SAS70 Type II compliant and helps companies meet the requirements of various regulatory compliance acts such as Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), HIPAA, PCI and Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLBA). For more information on data center solutions from Peak 10, visit www.peak10.com.