IDrive Online Backup Targets Enterprise Market with new DataCenter Backup Service
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — IDrive Inc., a leader in online backup, today announced the launch of its new service IDrive DataCenter. This service, first of its kind for IDrive, provides enterprise level cloud backup for Linux servers, which dominate the data center and hosting space.
IDrive’s leading-edge DataCenter Backup brings secure data protection to Linux servers in a user-friendly way, targeting data centers and hosting companies that manage multiple Linux systems. DataCenter Backup’s web-based GUI, also optimized for mobile, allows offsite management; enabling customers to backup, restore, and administer or schedule tasks remotely.
Easy to install, maintain, and upgrade, IDrive DataCenter eliminates command line scripting needs, generally difficult, time-consuming tasks utilized by other Linux backup services. Features include the ability to perform interactive backup, set up automated scheduled backups (to ensure regular backups occur), user-based bandwidth regulation, and the use of 256-bit AES encryption (with optional private key) as an extra layer of protection.
“IDrive DataCenter is a big step for us as a company. Traditionally our focus has been consumers and SMBs, but we received many requests from potential customers needing better, easier ways to backup their Linux servers,” says Raghu Kulkarni, CEO of IDrive. “Current solutions in the marketplace only offer command-line backup tools, IDrive DataCenter offers an easy-to-use, browser-based application with a GUI and scalable storage plans enabling businesses to remotely secure an entire data center’s worth of data at a cost-effective price.”
With ever-increasing data demands in the cloud, the necessity to secure mass amounts of data efficiently and within budget is a major point of concern for many data centers and hosting organizations. IDrive’s user-friendly GUI reduces the need for attentive, time consuming scripting, freeing up IT staff for other critical tasks.
IDrive DataCenter is currently available for business use with various pricing plan options. IDrive DataCenter works with all major Linux distros like Ubuntu, Debian and RedHat. Custom storage accounts can be discussed by contacting IDrive’s support team.
IDrive Inc. is a privately held company specializing in cloud storage, online backup, file sharing, remote access, compliance, sync and related technologies. Core services include IDrive®, IBackup®, RemotePC(TM) and EVS for developers. The company’s services help over 2 million customers back up over 45 Petabytes of data.
SOURCE IDrive Inc.