Alpha NetSolutions Launches Disaster Recovery Service for Small, Mid-Sized Enterprises

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Jan 29, 2007, 00:00 ET from Unitrends

    COLUMBIA, S.C., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Unitrends(TM)
 (, a pioneer in the development of Business
 Systems Continuity solutions, today announced that Alpha NetSolutions (ANS)
 of Marlborough, Massachusetts, has joined the Unitrends Vaulting Services
 Provider (VSP) program. ANS decided to launch their electronic data
 vaulting services using the innovative Unitrends Rapid Recovery technology,
 including the Data Protection Unit (DPU) and Data Protection Vault (DPV)
     "New England small and medium-sized organizations now have the ability
 to quickly recover from a system crash, without having to resort to
 cumbersome or intensive procedures," said ANS Chief Executive Officer
 Timothy Shea. "ANS, in partnership with Unitrends, now provides companies
 with the means to get back in business within minutes, instead of hours or
 days, so they no longer have to endure long periods of downtime when
 failures occur. With the ANS Vaulting Services offering, customers are
 fully protected against site-level and regional disasters as well. ANS
 provides a complete disaster recovery solution, including the rapid
 restoration of their entire system at any designated hot site or location
 specified in their DR plan. This critical capability protects their very
 ability to do business."
     "Alpha NetSolutions is an ideal partner for Unitrends, with the
 expertise and the resources to deliver quality solutions for their
 customers," said Jerry Gaillard, Unitrends' Vice President, Eastern Region.
 "By choosing to make the Rapid Recovery System available throughout their
 New England market, ANS is playing a significant role in helping Unitrends
 deliver products that solve customers' challenges today, and scale with
 them to help meet their emerging needs as they grow."
     About ANS
     Headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts, Alpha NetSolutions (ANS)
 is a New England-based IT provider known for excellence in business
 continuity assessments and disaster recovery plans for medium-sized
 businesses. They also provide a number of other key offerings, including
 Outsource IT Services, Hosted Solutions, Open Source Application deployment
 and development, and Identity Management Solutions.
     More information on ANS is available from the company's website,, or by emailing, or calling +1.508.797.0629.
     About Unitrends
     Unitrends is the industry leader in Rapid Business Systems Recovery,
 and a pioneer in the protection of corporate-critical data. Unitrends' full
 line of integrated data and system protection appliances provide powerful
 backup and recovery capabilities, helping firms safeguard the information
 and operating systems that keep them in business. More information on
 Unitrends is available from the company's website,
 or by calling +1.803.454.0300.

SOURCE Unitrends