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Actifio MSP Partner Announcement: Sungard Availability Services Launches AWS Recovery Solution

October 7, 2015

Sungard Availability Services® (“Sungard AS”), a leading provider of information availability through managed IT, cloud and recovery services, today announced it is extending its recovery solutions on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide virtual recovery services on the AWS Cloud platform. With a Sungard AS tailored AWS solution, organizations can tap into a cost-effective, easy-to-implement recovery solution not just for AWS, but across their entire set of enterprise solutions.

The new Sungard AS AWS Recovery Solution allows Sungard AS to expand its offerings to provide backup, vaulting and recovery services into the AWS U.S. East and West Regions. Customers can be assured their data is replicated quickly and fully so that they will always have continuous access to applications to perform critical functions.

“Sungard AS delivers a range of recovery services that, when used in conjunction with cloud services, provide a resilient and scalable architecture,” said Jack Dziak, Executive Vice President, Global Products, Sungard AS. “Now, specifically for AWS, customers can experience the full capabilities of Sungard AS – including operating system recovery, storage replication, off-site storage and automated recovery of protected workloads – as a fully managed, utility-priced service on AWS.”

The Sungard AS AWS Recovery Solution is based on Actifio’s unique set of technologies and services and proprietary orchestration integration with the Amazon Web Services platform. Actifio, the copy data virtualization company, applies patented technology and capabilities for AWS to allow service providers to reduce the time to market for new data services drastically. This also enables them to build new services without a large CapEx outlay.

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