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News and Press for 2012

New Orleans Hornets Hit Business Continuity "Lay Up" with Venyu

Powering forward as a leading provider of business continuity, cloud-based virtualization and battle-tested data recovery solutions, Venyu today announced the New Orleans Hornets as their newest customer protecting critical data leveraging a replicated hotsite created by Venyu. Leveraging Venyu's backup portfolio, the Hornets now have a comprehensive disaster recovery plan in place to guard against data loss.

"When people think of protecting business-critical data, basketball isn't necessarily the first thing that comes to mind," said Tod Caflisch, Vice President of IT at the New Orleans Hornets. "However, protection of data is critical to the survival of our organization -- it's data that drives our business."

Business Continuity Provider Venyu Receives Cloud Computing Award

Securing its reputation as the leading provider of business continuity, cloud-based virtualization and battle-tested data recovery solutions, Venyu today announced it has been named a "2012 Cloud Computing Excellence Award" winner by TMC's Cloud Computing Magazine. The publisher honored the company for its RestartIT(R) backup and recovery solution's ability to provide a tangible Return On Investment (ROI) for cloud-based services.

"Venyu has proven time and again its experience in bringing innovation and excellence to the market while leveraging the latest technology trends," said Erik Linask, Group Editorial Director, TMC. "Their unique ability to create an enriched end-user experience has made them a 'Cloud Computing Excellence Award' winner."

Venyu Wins 2011 Communications Solutions Product of the Year

Venyu announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named VenyuCloud as a recipient of a 2011 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award.

“The entire team at Venyu is honored to be recognized for our leadership in cloud technology with this distinguished award from TMC. The VenyuCloud public cloud solution is focused on providing measurable results for clients by leveraging a rich-feature set based upon VMware’s vCloud Director,” says Matt Wallace, Vice President of Marketing and Products at Venyu.

Venyu Steps Up Disaster Recovery at Top Social Services Firm

Enhancing its reputation as the strategic partner companies turn to when implementing crucial data backup, and disaster recovery strategies as well as cloud services via VenyuCloud, Venyu today introduced Bowman Systems as its newest customer.  Bowman is leveraging Venyu’s data center – built to Department of Defense anti-terrorism protection codes – to safeguard its 2-1-1 crisis hotline and other mission critical data.

Venyu Expands Channel Offering with VMware vCloud Powered Service

Venyu announced today that its recently-launched VenyuCloud virtualization platform, a low-cost, easily-deployed alternative to physical servers, is now available through its trusted channel partners. VenyuCloud virtualization platform, a VMware vCloud® Powered Service, provides a controlled, secure platform where IT managers can quickly provision cloud servers and virtual cloud data centers on demand that are compatible with their on-premise VMware based infrastructure. Venyu’s channel partner program helps IT solutions resellers and systems integration professionals develop, grow and support their business.

Habitat for Humanity Builds Virtual Data Backup Home with Venyu

Venyu announced today that Habitat for Humanity of Riverside, Calif., has improved its data backup solution by choosing RestartIT to better secure two decades of loan, mortgage and deed information kept on behalf of its clients. The non-profit organization moved from an on-site data protection and recovery strategy to an enhanced, cloud-based solution to strengthen the protection of its vital database of fundraising contacts, along with the decades of sensitive financial and real estate documents.

Venyu Hosting Live Session on Cloud ROI

Venyu will lead a live educational session aimed at examining the return on investment (ROI) for cloud computing. The complimentary Lunch and Learn event will be held on Wednesday, February 29th at CoHabitat in Shreveport, La. at 11:30 CST. The event will offer valuable information for IT administrators at organizations of all sizes who are considering migrating their infrastructure to the cloud. Venyu’s cloud and virtualization experts will deliver real-world, end-user case studies that reveal how organizations can successfully plan for and quantify cloud and virtualization total cost of ownership (TCO) and ROI.

Atlanta Falcons Draft Venyu For Off-Site Data Backup and Recovery

Venyu’s cloud-based offering delivers reliable remote backup of crucial data needed for ticketing, coaching, scouting, training, team administration and the ongoing Point-of-Sale (PoS) retail operations at the GeorgiaDome. The NFL team selected RestartIT to replace its cumbersome tape backup system and now enjoys effortless, accurate data backup and recovery that uses industry-leading deduplication and cloud storage technology to store its digital files enabling quick retrieval if the primary storage servers are offline due to manmade outages or natural disasters. 

Venyu Supports Entrepreneurship at Bossier Chamber of Commerce Gala

Venyu today announced its sponsorship of the Bossier Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Membership Gala, a celebration of the accomplishments of local businesses. The event brings together Bossier City entrepreneurs to celebrate the previous year’s milestones and award outstanding business achievements. As part of the company’s ongoing commitment to advancing economic development and nourishing local technology achievements, Venyu has agreed to sponsor the event. 

Dallas Cowboys Add Venyu Cloud IT Disaster Recovery

Venyu today announced that the Dallas Cowboys have implemented a new cloud-based, IT disaster recovery solution for reliable backup of all business data as well as crucial game and training video footage. The NFL team selected RestartIT as an effortless and accurate approach to data backup and recovery that uses industry-leading deduplication and cloud storage technology to store its digital files, and quickly retrieve them if the primary storage servers are offline due to manmade or natural disasters.

Venyu to Host Webinars on Cloud Virtualization ROI

Venyu will lead an educational webinar series aimed at examining the return on investment (ROI) in virtualization and cloud computing. The complimentary webinars will be held on consecutive Thursdays, March 15th, 22nd and 29th at 2:00 p.m. EST. Each hour-long  session will offer valuable information for IT administrators at organizations of all sizes on how to plan for and quantify total cost of ownership (TCO) and ROI as they seek solutions that enable them to granularly manage, scale and encapsulate virtualized servers into cloud-based datacenters.  Attendees may register for any of the webcasts at http://www.venyu.com/webinars.