Recovery-as-a-Service: (RaaS) Market and Business Continuity - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2018)

Jul 15, 2013, 12:57 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Ireland, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Recovery-as-a-Service: (RaaS) Market {Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS); Cloud based DR} and Business Continuity - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2018)" report to their offering.

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Global economy and computerized revolution impacts businesses, customer loyalty, financial growth and productivity. Traditional disaster recovery (DR) constitutes a substantial portion of annual expenses for IT managers across organizations. With a cloud based recovery system pay as you go' model, the financial impact of downtime can be minimized through replication. The recovery system can start up applications once a disaster is identified. Cloud based DR can't be confined to recovery; it also incorporates business continuity'. Implementation of RaaS with a virtualized cloud platform can be automated easily and is less expensive, as DR cost varies before and after the disaster occurs. The key requirements for RaaS are Recovery Point Objective (RPO), Recovery Time Objective (RTO), performance, consistency and geographic separation. The recovery speed and data protection can be categorized by mechanisms such as hot backup site, warm backup site and cold backup site. This report focuses on the global RaaS market in terms of revenue, growth and business models. Disaster recovery-as-a-service (DRaaS) is targeted towards SMBs and enterprises. The global RaaS and cloud based business continuity is forecasted to grow from $640.8 million in 2013 to $5.77 billion by 2018, at a CAGR of 55.2%.

The report is segmented based on Recovery-as-a-Service types, storage, providers, verticals, organization size. It spans across five major regions including North America (NA), Europe, Asia-Pacific including Japan (APAC), Middle East and Africa (MEA), and Latin America (LA). The report also profiles major market players in the cloud based DR space, which includes VMware, EVault, Geminare, NTT America, Windstream Communications, CA Technologies, Microsoft, IBM, Carpathia Hosting, Commvault, HP, Doyenz, FusionStorm, Rackspace, Amazon web services, nScaled, SunGard, Datto , OpSource, Zerto amongst others.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview

4 Raas: Market And Forecast, By Types

5 Raas: Market And Forecast, By Storage

6 Raas: Market Sizeand Forecast, By Providers

7 Raas: Market And Forecast, By Verticals

8 Raas: Market Sizeand Forecast, By Organization Size

9 Raas: Market Sizeand Forecast, By Regions
10 Raas: Trends, Impact And Considerations

11 Competitive Landscape

12 Company Profiles

Companies Mentioned - Please click here for a full list

- Acronis
- Allsstream
- Ca Technologies
- Carpathia Hosting
- Doyenz
- Evault
- Fusionstorm
- Geminare
- Iland
- It-Lifeline
- Microsoft
- Nexica
- Nscaled
- Rackspace
- Riverbed Technology
- Savvis
- Storagecraft
- Sungard
- Twinstrata
- Veeam
- Vision
- Vmware Inc.
- Windstream Corp
- Zerto
- Zmanda

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