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Actifio 8.0 Selected as TechTarget 2017 Products of the Year Finalist

January 25, 2018

Boston, MA – January 25, 2018 – Actifio, the Data-as-a-Service software company, has been selected as a finalist in the Storage magazine and SearchStorage 2017 Products of the Year awards. Actifio’s Virtual Data Pipeline 8.0 has been named a finalist in the Backup and Disaster Recovery Software and Services category.

The Storage magazine and SearchStorage 2017 Products of the Year recognize the most outstanding offerings in various storage categories. A team of expert judges — consisting of editors, independent analysts, consultants and users — evaluate the industry’s top storage products based on criteria like innovation, performance, ease of integration and value.

TechTarget reporter Paul Crocetti highlights Actifio’s valuable capabilities on the finalist page published by TechTarget: “Actifio goes deeper into object storage and the cloud with version 8.0 of its Virtual Data Pipeline. The OnVault feature allows incremental forever backup to object storage systems and provides instant access to backups stored on object storage. Actifio Cloud Mobility delivers instant recovery of physical and virtual machines to any VMware or Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud.”

“We are constantly looking for ways to enhance our products and do more to help our customers protect their data, leverage DevOps, and move faster to the cloud,” said Ash Ashutosh, Founder and CEO of Actifio. “We’re pleased to have been named a finalist by TechTarget again this year, and look forward to helping more customers embrace the power of our industry-leading Data-as-a-Service platform.”

Actifio’s Virtual Data Pipeline (VDP) is the heart of Actifio’s software platform. It virtualizes application data, eliminates redundancies, and enables instant access that powers data management use cases from protection and recovery, to development and test, to cloud mobility.

Read more about Actifio’s Virtual Data Pipeline 8.0, here.

Read more about this year’s Product of the Year 2017 finalists, here.


About Actifio
Actifio is the world’s leading Data-as-a-Service platform. It enables thousands of users around the world to deliver their data just as they deliver their applications and infrastructure… as a service available instantly, anywhere. An enterprise-class software platform powered by patented Virtual Data Pipeline™ technology, Actifio frees data from traditional infrastructure to accelerate adoption of hybrid cloud, build higher quality applications faster, and improve business resiliency and availability. For more, visit or follow us on Twitter @Actifio.
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