Webinar Event: Meeting the Challenges of Managing Virtual and Physical Data Protection Environments

Free, one-hour event discusses how bridging the gap between virtual and physical data protection management results in significant cost and administrative savings

08 May, 2012, 08:30 ET from Bocada Inc.

KIRKLAND, Wash., May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bocada Inc., the world's leading provider of data protection management software and the creator of the Data Protection Service Management (DPSM) model, today announced that it is hosting a one-hour webcast showcasing research findings from Enterprise Strategy Group on trends in virtual and physical data protection, and highlighting the benefits one of their end users received when using their newly-announced unified virtual and physical management solution Bocada vpConnect.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090714/LA45649LOGO)

"Managing Virtual and Physical Data Protection Challenges; Increase Efficiencies and Reduce Costs"  http://bit.ly/JSjJI5 features Senior Analyst Jason Buffington with Enterprise Strategy Group and end-user Chris Massey, Director of Engineering at Disaster Recovery Services LLC discussing the benefits of uniting virtual and physical data protection management in order to improve operations across the IT infrastructure. Bocada Product Marketing Manager Ralph Wynn will also demonstrate Bocada vpConnect, the industry's first solution to provide in-depth visibility and analysis into data protection activities across virtual and physical environments.

Attendees will learn about recent research results from Enterprise Strategy Group revealing trends in adoption of technologies for protecting virtual and physical environments, and the challenges end-users face in managing those environments. Attendees will also hear how DRS LLC, a cloud service provider, was able to significantly reduce administrative time for tasks such as determining if virtual assets were adequately protected and understanding capacity use in data stores with the Bocada solution. DRS will also discuss the benefits of unifying virtual and physical data protection management across their Veeam and Symantec Backup Exec implementations.

"We are very excited to have one of our customers provide testimony about the immediate benefits his organization realized using our data protection management solution," said Wynn.  "This webinar will show how users can determine if all virtual and physical servers are protected and recoverable, understand the true capacity utilization of all virtual and physical backups, and effectively meet data protection SLAs."

Bocada vpConnect www.bocada.com/products/vpconnect is the industry's first fully integrated data protection service management solution for managing physical and virtual environments, bridging the gap between physical and virtual data protection operations. Bocada has integrated its agentless, award-winning Bocada Prism solution, which provides in-depth backup and recovery health and capacity reporting, policy analysis and SLA management for physical environments, with the recently released Bocada Vision solution for virtual environments.

To register for the free webinar being held at 1 PM Eastern/10 AM Pacific on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 interested parties may go directly to http://bit.ly/JSjJI5 or visit www.bocada.com and register under upcoming events.

About Bocada
Bocada is a VMware Elite Partner, providing market leading data protection service management solutions to transform the way companies deliver data protection services to achieve greater business and IT alignment, maximize operational efficiency, minimize risk and increase customer satisfaction. Based on patented, agent-less technology, Bocada solutions deploy rapidly and scale to meet the demands of the largest multi-vendor data protection environments. Picking up where other backup software companies stop, Bocada software monitors and creates in-depth reports for transparency and accountability and empowers users to address any failures in their data protection process. Hundreds of enterprise organizations more effectively manage over 650,000 backup clients and servers with Bocada solutions. Headquartered in Kirkland, Washington, Bocada is privately held and funded by leading venture investors. For more information visit: www.bocada.com.

All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies. Bocada is a registered trademark of Bocada Inc.

Contact Agency: 
Judy Smith, JPR Communications
818-884-8282 ext 15

SOURCE Bocada Inc.