VeriStor Presented with "First to Market with Disaster Recovery to the Cloud" Award at VMworld® 2011

VeriStor Recognized by VMware Among an Elite Selection of Cloud Service Providers

Sep 12, 2011, 11:08 ET from VeriStor Systems

ATLANTA, Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VeriStor Systems, the Southeast region's leading enterprise data storage and virtualization solution provider, today announced that it was presented with VMware's "First to Market with Disaster Recovery to the Cloud" award during VMworld® 2011. VeriStor was one of four innovative cloud service providers to be presented the award by Bogomil Balkansky, Senior Vice President, Products, Cloud Infrastructure, VMware.

"Disaster recovery to the cloud offers dramatic cost and flexibility advantages for today's small and mid-sized business, especially when it leverages the new VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager 5," said Ashby Lincoln, CEO, VeriStor. "We are thrilled to be recognized by VMware as one of the first cloud providers to support this innovative solution and to rapidly offer increased automation and device flexibility for replication processes."

"We are pleased to showcase VeriStor as one of the first cloud service providers to offer VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager 5," said Gaetan Castelein, Director, Product Marketing, VMware. "VeriStor continues to be a leader in the industry in terms of expertise, innovation and customer advocacy. We are delighted to recognize VeriStor as a technology-leading cloud service provider."

About VeriStor Cloud Services

VeriStor Cloud Services is built using a state-of-the-art infrastructure that resides in secure SAS-70/SSAE 16-certified datacenters and is fully managed and monitored on a 24 x 7 basis by VeriStor Virtual Infrastructure and Storage engineers. The services use best practices to support major regulatory compliance requirements including SEC 17a4, PCI/DSS, HIPAA, HITECH, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) and Gramm-Leach. For more information about VeriStor Cloud Services, please visit:

About VeriStor Systems, Inc.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., VeriStor Systems is a Solutions Architecture firm specializing exclusively in enterprise data storage, virtual infrastructure, cloud-based disaster recovery and technology financing. VeriStor's integrated solutions include Storage, Server and Desktop Virtualization, Virtual IO & Consolidated Fabric, Fibre Channel and iSCSI Storage Area Networks (SANs), Network Attached Storage (NAS), De-Duplication, Backup and Recovery, Data Replication, Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) and Compliance Archiving. With more than 400 customers, VeriStor specializes in enterprise and mid-market companies in all industries throughout the Southeast including financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, education and federal, state and local government. More information can be found at

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