SEATTLE, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Datacastle, a market leader in enterprise endpoint backup and data protection, today announced it has signed a multi-year agreement with 21Vianet (Nasdaq: VNET) to allow 21Vianet to resell the Datacastle RED solution for laptop, desktop and tablet data protection. The new 21Vianet offering will be sold under the 21Vianet brand and will be offered as a Microsoft Azure, cloud-based solution in China.
Datacastle protects enterprises from ransomware extortion, data loss and data breach with simplified and scalable endpoint backup and data protection. Datacastle RED's hybrid cloud deployment option with Microsoft Azure enables enterprises to rapidly experience LAN-speed performance with the assurance of offsite, cloud-based recoverability and mobile access.
"21Vianet is committed to bringing the worldwide best-in-class cloud solutions on Microsoft Azure in China," said Wing Ker, president of Microsoft Cloud Operations at 21Vianet. "Enterprises in China will now have endpoint data protection option to protect against ransomware, data loss, and data breach through our partnership with Datacastle."
21Vianet provides the world class reliable and safety cloud services to the business in China. It enables the global solution providers, such as Datacastle, to quickly enter into the China market without the headaches of localization, qualification, local support, etc. It also enables the customers in China to have the access to the solutions through 21Vianet's strong channel networks.
"21Vianet is an outstanding partner for Datacastle in China," said Ron Faith, CEO, Datacastle. "Given 21Vianet's expertise operating Microsoft Azure in China and their trusted status as a data center service provider, customers in China will get the best performance, reliability and security."
Datacastle protects enterprises from mobile data loss and data breach with simplified and scalable hybrid cloud endpoint backup and data protection. Datacastle RED provides secure and auditable access to enterprise data on critical devices, anytime, anywhere. To learn more about Datacastle RED, visit http://www.datacastlered.com, follow on Twitter @Datacastle, or call 425.996.9684.
21Vianet Group, Inc. is the largest carrier-neutral internet data center services provider in China. 21Vianet provides hosting and related services, managed network services, cloud infrastructure services, and content delivery network services, improving reliability, security and speed of its customers' internet infrastructure. 21Vianet operated in 44 cities throughout China, servicing a diversified and loyal base of more than 2,000 customers that span many industries ranging from Internet companies to government entities and blue-chip enterprises to small- to mid-sized enterprises.