Johannesburg, 6 September 2017 — BlueHat Cyber, an IT infrastructure service provider, has recently achieved Gold Status as a Veeam Cloud Service Provider Partner. Veeam, is the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for Always – On Enterprise, and has seen rapid growth across the region in the enterprise and cloud segments. BlueHat Cyber is the first Veeam partner in Middle East and Africa to achieve this status.
Veeam is a strategic partner of BlueHat Cyber for data protection solutions and services. BlueHat Cyber uses Veeam software to provide offsite backup and replication from on premises data centers as well as backup and replication within the BlueHat Cyber Managed Cloud.
Veeam Cloud Connect allows for existing Veeam customers with on premises data centers to backup their servers to the BlueHat Cyber Cloud Storage Platform over public or private networks. Backup retentions and policies are managed through the customers on premises Veeam Console while storing data in the BlueHat Cyber Cloud Storage Platform. The BlueHat Cyber Cloud Storage Platform provides an affordable alternative to on premises tape or disk storage, with the ability to scale capacity up or down when needed.
BlueHat Cyber’s infrastructure-as-a-service offerings are also supplemented with Veeam. Hosted virtual servers or cloud servers are backed up to the BlueHat Cyber Cloud Backup platform within the BlueHat Cyber Cloud using Veeam. BlueHat Cyber now also offers the ability to backup hosted physical servers through to the BlueHat Cyber Cloud Backup Platform. BlueHat Cyber hosts in three data centers across South Africa and customers have the ability to choose their backup or replication target within these data centers with customized retention periods.
Gregg Petersen, Regional Director, Middle East and SAARC, Veeam added: “As a Gold VCSP partner, BlueHat Cyber has demonstrated a thorough knowledge of Veeam products, and we are confident in their ability to deliver Veeam–powered Availability solutions to enable their customers to meet the demands of an Always – On Enterprise.”