Computer Technology Review

by Kim Borg ‘Data loss’ and ‘catastrophic disaster’ are words that evoke fear in the hearts of even the most meticulous IT managers. Indeed, in the blink of an eye, a disaster can render a business incapacitated, bringing operations to a grinding halt.

November 16,, a provider of cloud hosting and recovery solutions, just may have the tools – in the form of its recently unveiled, fully-managed cloud replication solution – to allow IT managers to breath a collective sigh of relief.

The company’s Cloud Replication – powered by VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5 (SRM 5) – delivers enterprise-class offsite data protection and disaster recovery, providing customers with a self-service portal and automated recovery solution that utilizes their existing infrastructures. What’s more, the solution allows customers to control not only cost but also exposure to disaster by customizing a degree of protection that best suits their organization – all the way down to the virtual machine (VM) level.

I spoke recently with Craig McLellan,’s Chief Technology Officer, about the significance of being able to provide affordable and functional data replication services for business’ virtual environments.

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