Actifio Announces Actifio GO Backup-as-a-Service Offering on Google Cloud
New Solution for Near-Instant Backup and Restore, Avoiding on-premises Software & Infrastructure, Debuting at Google Cloud Next ‘19 April 9-11
SAN FRANCISCO – April 9, 2019 — Actifio, a pioneer of copy data management software, announced today at Google Cloud Next ’19 the availability of Actifio GO Backup-as-a-Service on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Marketplace, extending the software that enables organizations everywhere for faster and simpler backup and restore, the acceleration of DevOps and analytics initiatives, as well as compliance with regulatory requirements without the need for additional on-premises licensing or infrastructure.
As a Google Cloud Technology Partner, Actifio has already helped numerous enterprises accelerate access to their mission-critical databases and other workloads on Google Cloud. Actifio GO on GCP addresses not only the need to contain copy data sprawl and reduce storage costs, but also enables enterprises to meet today’s scale, speed and data transformation requirements while delivering the low-friction cloud experience. Actifio GO accelerates customers’ time to go-live by up to 17x, by eliminating the need to deploy and manage copy data management software, by requiring no on-premises storage, and with a no-risk free trial, pay-per-use model and no lock-in — not even to Actifio GO
“Enterprises are modernizing and optimizing their IT infrastructure by utilizing the security and reliability of Google Cloud,” said Rich Sanzi, VP of Engineering, Google Cloud. “Backup-as-a-Service solutions from technology partners like Actifio enable organizations with an easy way to protect their cloud workloads as an extension of their business continuity strategy with Google Cloud.”
Ash Ashutosh, Co-Founder and CEO of Actifio, said, “Applications and data are increasingly distributed across multi-cloud environments and need to be seamlessly protected, managed, moved and accessed anywhere. We have worked closely with Google Cloud to integrate pioneering multi-cloud operational automation technologies with our battle-tested data virtualization and data pipelining technologies. Actifio GO for Google Cloud will deliver an outstanding user experience and proven business value at cloud scale, cloud speed and cloud agility.”