PEER 1 Offers Image Backup and Restore Tools
PEER 1 Network Ventures , Inc, the world business hosting provider, announced today that it has launched image backup and bare metal recovery services for its managed backup patrons. The BMR functionality will be supplied by software from Cristie and should be totally managed by PEER 1 with standard managed backup plans. “Through this service, clients can back up operating systems and applications so they can simply bounce back from almost anything the world can throw at their infrastructure,” announced Tim Varma, Director of Product Management at PEER 1.
Clients will be running again faster, saving valuable money and time. Image backups and revive tools are a must in today’s business hosting environment. The service replaces clumsy and slow info protection methods that use backup or duplication to tape or disk. Both Windows and Linux servers can be fast recovered to a matching state at a particular time, before any failure or corruption.
“We are happy to be working with PEER 1 to provide full catastrophe recovery protection to its consumers on both Windows and Linux platforms,” expounded Ian Cameron, Sales Director at Cristie Software. “The PEER 1 solution includes backup software from both IBM and Cristie, providing the quickest possible bare metal restores.
The service is composed of a collection of server configuration files, and a bootable accident recovery image held on CD. The boot image contains a customised operating system ( Linux or Win PE ). The software is meant to maximise speed, pliability and simplicity of use, significantly reducing the time to recover servers to simply a fragment of the time required with traditional restoration techniques.
PEER 1 believes in the limitless opportunity of the Net , and the business expansion potential it makes provision for its more than 10,000 purchasers. As a world online IT hosting provider, PEER 1 offers a trustworthy high-performance Net network supporting scalable Managed Hosting, Dedicated HostingColocation solutions. Backed by its 100 p.c uptime guarantee and 24x7x365 FirstCall Support, PEER 1 makes sure customers’ online presence is always fast, always available. The firm’s HQ are in Vancouver, Canada, with EU operations located in Southampton, UK. PEER 1 shares are traded on the TSX under the symbol PIX. Cristie Software was formed in Jan 2008 as a spin out of the software division of the Cristie Group. Based in the United Kingdom it develops info protection and recovery software providing shoppers with the facility to fast recover Windows and Unix servers to a matching state without needing to re-install the operating system and applications. CBMR is a backup and recovery product utilised by many banks, outlets and other associations in Europe and somewhere else and TBMR is a recovery tool that works together with Tivoli Storage Chief from IBM. Both products are sold worldwide by IBM and a total network of distributors and resellers.