Datacastle Enters into OEM Agreement with i365 EVault for Cloud-Connected Laptop Backup and Data Protection

Dec 07, 2010, 08:00 ET from Datacastle

SEATTLE, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Datacastle, a market leader for business resiliency solutions for the mobile workforce, today announced it has signed a multi-year, global agreement with i365 Inc., a Seagate Company, to allow i365 to resell the Datacastle RED solution for laptop, desktop and tablet data protection. The new i365 offering will be sold under the EVault® brand and will be offered as both a cloud based SaaS solution and an on-premise software solution.

"EVault and our extensive reseller network see growing demand for a reliable, secure, easy-to-use solution to protect critical data on desktops and laptops from our 30,000 plus global customers," said George Hoenig, Vice President of Products and Services, i365. "We believe that Datacastle RED offers superior technology with industry leading features that protect critical business data on desktops and laptops. Datacastle solutions ensure that IT policies for the protection of end user data are fulfilled while at the same time allowing users to recover their data without calling on the IT help desk."

Datacastle RED is a single agent, policy-driven solution that includes automatic laptop, desktop and tablet backup and recovery, AES encryption, port access control, remote data deletion and device trace. Available for implementation as a cloud based or as an on-premise installation, the new EVault offering will also be made available through i365's network of hosting partners worldwide.

"i365 and EVault have an outstanding track record for providing world-class business continuity solutions," said Ron Faith, President and CEO of Datacastle. "As companies migrate to more mobile computing devices, services from i365 will continue to grow in criticality and importance throughout their global channel."

About i365

i365, a Seagate Company, provides EVault on-premise, cloud, and edge data protection solutions, often deployed in combination as Cloud-Connected "hybrids," to help small to mid-size organizations protect and access their business data—anytime, anywhere. Through a uniquely integrated ecosystem of storage software, SaaS, managed services and appliances, we help our customers meet the challenges of maintaining business continuity in multi-platform, multi-site environments. Our EVault data protection, disaster recovery and other solutions are optimized to perform in a distributed environment, supported by a secure, reliable Cloud storage infrastructure and backed by the highest quality customer service. Our solutions are sold through a broad reseller network, and power the products and services of Managed Service Providers, Data Centers, Telcos, Application Providers, and other technology partners for more than 30,000 customers worldwide. www.i365.com.

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About Datacastle

Datacastle makes an organization's mobile workforce resilient to the unexpected. Listed in Gartner's Hype Cycle for Storage Technologies, 2010, Datacastle RED turns vulnerable business information into a resilient, managed business asset. Datacastle empowers IT to enforce data policies and exceed compliance requirements. To learn more about Datacastle RED, visit http://www.datacastlecorp.com or follow Datacastle on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/Datacastle.

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