Partnership Provides Advanced Availability for the Modern Data Center

GARTNER Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference 2014, Las Vegas, NV – December 2, 2014 — / — Spectra Logic today announced a partnership with Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Modern Data Center™, to offer customers and partners a viable alternative to their backup and data protection needs, from Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference 2014.

The service offerings, available for Spectra Logic T-Series tape libraries, Spectra® nTier Verde disk appliance and combined Veeam Availability SuiteTM  v8, creates a unique approach to addressing exponential data growth in the modern data center.

“When working with deep data storage, many organizations face the same data protection challenges regardless of their size, including meeting virtual workload demands and getting offsite backups for disaster recovery purposes,” said Spectra Logic’s CTO, Matt Starr. “With this new partnership, Spectra Logic and Veeam are able to provide a seamless solution, combining the best in archival storage with the best in backup and recovery to protect data efficiently, securely and affordably.”

The Spectra Logic and Veeam collaboration provides an alternative to existing solutions in the marketplace and provides another option when evaluating a backup environment. Now data applications are available to all stakeholders every minute of every day. Companies can avoid data loss by enabling recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all data and applications.and can facilitate offsite data protection. Combining Spectra Logic T-Series tape libraries and Spectra nTier Verde disk appliance with Veeam Availability Suite v8 supports the 3-2-1 Backup Rule by, keeping three copies of your data on two types of media, and one copy offsite for disaster recovery purposes.

“As organizations modernize their infrastructures to deliver the Always-On Business™,Veeam continues to recommend the 3-2-1 rule to eliminate any single point of failure,” said Doug Hazelman, vice president of product strategy at Veeam. “The new Veeam Availability SuiteTM v8 will enable Spectra Logic to further alleviate customer pain points by integrating our availability solution with their storage offering, delivering an easy – to – use and reliable solution for getting backups off-site.”

Spectra Logic and Veeam’s combined offering is available now.

About the Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference 2014
The 33rd Annual Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference is the premier destination for infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders around the world focusing on today’s most important I&O topics, trends and technologies. This event  provides in–depth coverage of mobile, cloud, storage and other IT forces that are making new demands on the data center — as well as expert advice that will help position I&O as a key contributor to business strategy and competitive advantage. The Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference will help Data Center professionals reliably deliver crucial IT services and drive improved levels of productivity and innovation at the same time.

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About Spectra Logic Corporation
Spectra Logic develops deep storage solutions that solve the problem of long term storage for business and technology professionals dealing with exponential data growth. Dedicated solely to storage innovation for more than 35 years, Spectra Logic’s   uncompromising product and customer focus is proven by the largest information users in multiple vertical markets globally. Spectra enables affordable, multi-decade data storage and access by creating new methods of managing information in all forms of deep storage—including archive, backup, cold storage, cloud and private cloud. Visit

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