3PAR Storage Servers to power disaster recovery and virtual private array services
3PAR, a provider of utility storage, said that 3PAR Cloud-Agile partner Attenda, has entered 3PAR Cloud-Agile program to provide its customers 3PAR Cloud-Agile: ASSURED and 3PAR Cloud-Agile: SECURED services.
Reportedly, Attenda’s new CarbonNeutral hosting programme, in combination with Cloud-Agile: ASSURED and SECURED services, provides customers virtual private array and disaster recovery services built on a hyper-efficient, green utility storage infrastructure powered by the 3PAR InServ Storage Server platform.
Attenda said, with the introduction of these new services, it has expanded its offerings to enhance the security, agility, and cost-efficiency of its services while admitting to environmental responsibility policies and helping customers achieve their Green IT goals.
According to Attenda, 3PAR Cloud-Agile: ASSURED leverages 3PAR Remote Copy and gives it the ability to offer remote data replication, disaster recovery, and autonomic data backup.
In addition, 3PAR Cloud-Agile: SECURED employs a combination of 3PAR Utility Storage and 3PAR Virtual Domains to give Attenda the ability to deliver virtual private array services.
Simon Hansford, VP of service strategy at Attenda, said: The CarbonNeutral accreditation is an integral part of our Social Responsibility Programme, which emphasises minimising the environmental impact of all our business activities at Attenda. We are delighted to join this important initiative with 3PAR Cloud-Agile: ASSURED and 3PAR Cloud-Agile: SECURED services in a ‘first of its kind’ offering.
David Scott, president and CEO for 3PAR, said: We are excited that Attenda is the first to take full advantage of the opportunity to leverage 3PAR Utility Storage to offer cloud-based virtual private array and disaster recovery services that are agile, efficient, cost-effective, and also green.