Intel(R) announced that it has selected
StorageCraft(R) as a premier partner to provide award-winning backup and disaster recovery
technology for the Intel(R) AppUpSM Small Business product.
Intel is partnering with StorageCraft Technology
Corporation, a provider of innovative backup , disaster recovery , system migration and
data protection solutions for servers, desktops and laptops, to provide solutions for its
Intel AppUp product. StorageCraft ShadowProtect(R) backup, disaster recovery and system
migration software will now be available for Intel managed service providers (MSPs) to
purchase through the Intel AppUp center. ShadowProtect gives MSPs the ability to offer
fast, flexible and reliable data protection, disaster recovery and system migration
services to their small- and medium-sized business (SMB) customers.
"This partnership not only empowers Intel MSPs to
provide their customers with unbeatable ShadowProtect technology, it also helps small
businesses, giving them the peace of mind that their systems and data are thoroughly
protected. This matches our philosophy perfectly: We strive to provide fast, flexible and
reliable backup and recovery to SMBs, allowing them to focus on growing their businesses
instead of worrying about how to protect their data," said Curt James, vice president
of marketing and business development at StorageCraft.
Intel AppUp Small Business gives customers the power of an
onsite server, a catalog of business applications to choose from, and an Intel-developed
support service, which securely manages the usage of the software. Once a customer selects
StorageCraft(R) ShadowProtect(R) for data backup and recovery, managed service providers
(MSPs) activate and manage the product. Customers pay only for their monthly use of the
"The Intel AppUp Small Business provides a foundation
on which Intel industry partners like StorageCraft can add their own innovations. But the
ultimate beneficiaries are small businesses, who now have a major new option for growing
their business with IT, one that combines the flexibility of cloud computing with the
control and performance advantages of their own onsite server," said Bridget Karlin,
General Manager, Intel Hybrid Cloud.
Intel AppUp Small Business features Intel(R) Xeon(R)
processor capabilities, the Intel software layer, and usage tracking service. It also
provides a foundation for industry partners like StorageCraft to offer small businesses a
major new option to grow with IT support.
To see Intel's announcement regarding AppUp Small Business,
visit Intel's newsroom .
About StorageCraft Technology Corporation
StorageCraft Technology Corporation provides innovative
disk-based backup, disaster recovery, system migration and data protection solutions for
servers, desktops and laptops. StorageCraft delivers software products that reduce
downtime, improve security and stability for systems and data and lower the total cost of
ownership for servers, desktops and laptops. For more information, visit
StorageCraft and ShadowProtect are trademarks of
StorageCraft Technology Corporation. Other company and product names may be trademarks or
registered trademarks of their respective owners.
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