Data2Vault Signs Contract to Provide the UK’s first Critical Data Protection Service with Data Insurance
Data2Vault to Provide Secure Data Protection Services through its Insured Data Environment to Support the First, High Indemnity, Low Premium Data Insurance Product for the UK
Bedford, UK– 1st November 2016 – Data2Vault an accredited Asigra Hybrid Partner, today announced its Critical Data Protection Service is the first Insured Data Environment in the UK. Data2Vault’s Insured Data Environment enables the UK Insurance market to offer low premium Data Insurance with indemnity coverage from £1m to £5m or more for full financial protection of critical data assets.
This is the first UK Data insurance product to bring cost effective, comprehensive coverage for critical data assets to organisations of all sizes. The Data Insurance policies are underwritten by Allianz and available through Cyber Data Solutions (CDS) and it’s approved Brokers. Data2Vault delivers the Insured Data Environment using certified Data Protection Services powered by Asigra to control the residual risk of data loss and to work with loss adjustors in the recovery of the critical data assets that are protected by the policy.
Alison Ward-Baker, Managing Director, Cyber Data Solutions commented “We had been looking at the Data Protection market for some time, trying to locate a suitable technical solution and the right Service Provider, now having worked closely with Data2Vault and Asigra we believe the Asigra platform with its NIST FIPS 140-2 certified security accreditation and exceptional Recovery License Model® offers a unique set of features that ideally address the requirements of the Data Insurance market.”
Asigra a leading cloud-based agentless data protection software vendor enables Service Providers like Data2Vault to offer secure, flexible cloud backup and recovery services to Fortune 500, mid-tier companies, public sector and not for profit organisations worldwide as a public, private and/or hybrid cloud architecture. Asigra Cloud Backup is a multi-tenant NIST FIPS 140-2 certified software solution that enables virtual Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity and Archive with maximum security, reliability and manageability.
Asigra, Cyber Data Solutions and Data2Vault have come together to collectively leverage their expertise in data protection, the insurance industry and service delivery to architect a Critical Data Protection Service to meet the needs of the data insurance industry, as new threats to critical data loss emerge and insurance industry requirements evolve.
“It is an excellent time to participate in the delivery of cloud-based data protection, as organisations are increasingly open to more reliable and secure data protection and DR services, especially when linked to the benefits of a high indemnity Data Insurance policy” said Mark Saville, Director, Data2Vault.
Data2Vault delivers cloud backup services based on Asigra’s converged data protection platform. The software is built for secure, efficient operation and easily integrates with public, private, and hybrid cloud architectures all of which are certified for Data Insurance coverage. Asigra’s agentless architecture provides simple deployment and hands-free management while delivering advanced features, including global de-duplication; automated mass deployment, dynamic autonomic healing, and validation restore and secure storage capabilities.
To request information about the Data Insurance service, please contact Abby Brown on email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0333 344 2380
Data2Vault are an Asigra Hybrid Partner, providing Data Protection Services for Data Insurance alongside Secure Cloud Backup and Disaster Recovery services as Public, Private and Hybrid Clouds. Our team has worked with Asigra in the Data Protection market for over twelve years and we pride ourselves on helping our clients find the most innovative, efficient and cost effective ways to improve their recovery outcomes, to simplify backup, reducing both their capital expenditure and risk through the provision of services that automate processes and remove human intervention wherever possible. More information on Data2Vault can be found at www.data2vault.com
Trusted since 1986, Asigra provides organisations around the world the ability to recover their data now from anywhere through a global network of partners who deliver cloud backup and recovery services as public, private and/or hybrid deployments. As the industry’s first enterprise-class agentless cloud-based recovery software to provide data backup and recovery of servers, virtual machines, endpoint devices, databases and applications, SaaS- and IaaS-based applications, Asigra lowers the total cost of ownership, reduces recovery time objectives, eliminates silos of backup data by providing a single consolidated repository, and provides 100 percent recovery assurance. Asigra’s revolutionary patent-pending Recovery License Model provides organizations with a cost-effective data-recovery business model unlike any other offered in the storage market. Asigra has been recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor and has been included in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup and Recovery Software since 2011. More information on Asigra can be found at www.asigra.com.
About Cyber Data Solutions
Cyber Data Solutions (CDS) enables Insurers to protect your data in the same way you protect other assets. CDS’ Data Insurance policy either replaces lost/damaged data or pays out the value of the lost data. “Lost” in this sense means that you are unable to access the data; which includes, for example, a Ransom-Ware attack.CDS will help you to value your data and then provide you with the financial resources to survive the consequences of any permanent data loss event, whatever or however the cause –from accidental data loss, human error or systems failure through to more deliberate actions from a disgruntled employee or a cyber-attack.