Logicalis US introduces Enterprise Backup-as-a-Service (BUaaS) offering

Published: Thursday, 15 October 2015 09:41

Logicalis US has launched a new Backup-as-a-Service (BUaaS) managed services solution aimed at large organizations. With the BUaaS offering, Logicalis will design, install and manage an on-premise Veeam backup solution as well as provide the cloud target for off-site storage.

“Our Logicalis Backup-as-a-Service offering is perfect for IT customers looking for a modern system for backing up their virtualized systems that they can restore quickly and do so in a cost-effective manner,” says Brian Day, senior director of Cloud Services, Logicalis US. “BUaaS, which is part of Logicalis’ managed services portfolio, is designed to meet the needs of busy enterprise customers. Our other protection-related managed services include Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) and Cloud Storage for Backup.”

The new Logicalis Backup-as-a-Service offering integrates industry-leading compression, de-duplication, encryption and WAN acceleration with highly scalable, reliable, fast and affordable cloud storage to deliver the type of performance enterprise customers are used to achieving in their on-site data centers / centres. The service has been optimized for enterprise-grade workloads and can lower costs by up to 30 percent over disk or tape based systems. Data sets are compressed by 10 to 30 times, on average, to speed transmission and reduce storage costs.