PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Software
Written by / Agency / Source: AppAssure Software

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Sioux County Achieves 596% ROI After Switching from Symantec Backup Exec to AppAssure’s Replay - After moving from Backup Exec to AppAssure Replay, Sioux County reaches 33% more storage space and a 596% Return on Investment - AppAssure.com
Sioux County Achieves 596% ROI After Switching from Symantec Backup Exec to AppAssure’s Replay

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Reston, VA, United States, 2011/08/02 - After moving from Backup Exec to AppAssure Replay, Sioux County reaches 33% more storage space and a 596% Return on Investment - AppAssure.com.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

AppAssure Software, a leading developer of innovative backup and disaster recovery software products for mission-critical Windows application servers, today announced that Sioux County, a county in the northwest corner of Iowa and a home to 33,704 residents, moved from Symantec Backup Exec to AppAssure’s Replay 4 backup and recovery software to overcome regular recovery failures, painfully slow restores, and no possibility of virtual backup. With Replay 4, Sioux County is reported to achieve 33% storage space savings and a 596% Return on Investment (ROI).

Micah Van Maanen, Sioux County’s Information Technology Director, and his team make sure IT infrastructure supports the integrated needs of Sioux County. “Anything that is on the network, we are responsible for,” explains Van Maanen. “This includes all the help desk needs, the website support, and all network issues. Increasingly, we were using Symantec’s Backup Exec and having hiccups in our backup routine, and Backup Exec restores were becoming painfully slow. We were devoting more and more time to something that should have just been routine.”

As Van Maanen explains, Sioux County looked at several different solutions, such as Veeam and vRanger Pro, but only AppAssure’s Replay, with its backup and disaster recovery solutions for government agencies, gave the county the ability to back up both virtual and physical servers, along with rapid restores at a price point that made sense for their needs.

According to Van Maanen, his team uses Replay’s advanced disk imaging ability to make sure all Sioux County’s data is securely protected. By setting the incremental backup snaps to every 15 minutes, Van Maanen’s team can perform lightning-quick restores. “With Replay, we now know we have a good backup. If something happens, we have current data and can restore to a physical or virtual machine,” says Van Maanen. “This has made Sioux County’s disaster recovery planning extremely easy as well. With virtualization, we’re not hardware-dependent, and with Replay, we have the ability to restore a complete server quickly because our virtual machines are backed up every 15 minutes. For example, if something were to happen, we’d still be able to run payroll the next day and get people paid on time.”

As Sioux County's IT Director says, he is impressed by storage space savings he is seeing. “Previously, our backup storage would be full after just two weeks of nightly backups,” he says. “Now we can fit ninety-six 15-minute snapshots, 48 hourly snapshots, 7 daily snapshots, 4 weekly snapshots, and one monthly snapshot for every server, and we are using only 33% of our disk space! I was shocked and really impressed with the data and the number of snaps we could fit.”

As for Sioux County’s Return on Investment with Replay, Van Maanen adds,“We actually didn’t do any ROI before we bought Replay because we had done the budgeting for this. But I am surprised with the savings, especially in terms of staff time savings. This frees us up to work on other projects, and means we have less time here in the evenings. Plus, Monday mornings are more pleasant as well!”

This year, Sioux County will be seeing a third machine up to handle virtual replication for even more comprehensive disaster recovery, says Van Maanen. “Backup and disaster recovery problems are no longer worries. Replay is saving us time, resources, and money,” sums up Van Maanen.

About Sioux County, IA
Located in the northwest corner of Iowa, Sioux County has a total area of 769 square miles and is home to 33,704 residents. Sioux County employs 150 people to administer the needs of the county.

About AppAssure Replay 4
Replay 4 is the world’s fastest and easiest backup and disaster recovery software for Windows application servers, VMware and Hyper-V Virtual Servers. The only complete “all-in-one” backup and recovery solution, Replay 4 enables local recoveries from any type of failure in just minutes, with the added assurance of offsite application and image backup and bare metal recovery from a total site disaster.

About AppAssure Software
AppAssure Software (appassure.com) is a leading provider of innovative backup and disaster recovery software for Windows application servers. AppAssure’s flagship product, Replay 4 is an application-aware, disk-based imaging solution that automatically and continuously snapshots entire Windows application servers delivering accelerated application backups and disaster recovery for in minutes.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: AppAssure Software

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
Software Warnings - IMPORTANT:
Always be aware/cautious about what you download on your computer/mobile! PURCHASE SOFTWARE related keywords / Banner Ads. Click HERE for details!
.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Software articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Sioux County Achieves 596% ROI After Switching from Symantec Backup Exec to AppAssure’s Replay

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: Steven Toole - AppAssure.com 
703-480-0178 smtoole[.]appassure.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any AppAssure Software securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Software via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From AppAssure Software / Company Profile


Read Software Most Recent Related Newswires:

LDiscovery Completes Acquisition of Kroll Ontrack
SYSPRO Opens a New Office in Nairobi, Kenya
Rocket Servergraph Professional Now Supports IBM i
JDA Solutions Selected by Coca-Cola FEMSA Mexico to Support its Innovative Supply Chain
CommutAir Leverages The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to Harness the Power of Big Data from the Tarmac
Leading Independent Research Firm Cites TIBCO as a Strong Performer in Insight Platform Report
Saba Named a Leader in Learning and Performance Management
Infor Recognized as Top Retail Software Provider in 2016 RIS News LeaderBoard
IBM Debuts Blockchain Ecosystem to Help Accelerate Growth of Networks on Hyperledger Fabric
Permanent TSB to Improve Contact Centre Performance and Compliance with Noble Systems Composer Real-Time Speech Analytics
Rush Health Selects InterSystems HealthShare to Integrate Health Records, Support Value-Based Care
IBM Launches New Bluemix Services with GitHub and Slack Integration to Speed App Development in the Cloud
Yellowfin Launches Analytics Industry’s First Virtualized Integrated Data Preparation Module
TIBCO Releases TIBCO Mashery Local API Management Solution for Hybrid Gateway Deployments
Comways and Altitude Highlight Flexible Solutions at Belgium Contact Center Congress

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)