When Continuum®, the industry's only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed IT services solutions, acquired R1Soft Server Backup Manager (SBM) from Idera earlier this month, some current customers took a wait and see view of the new owners. Now, with a quarterly release on track, two customers specifically pointed out the value. More than 2,500 cloud infrastructure providers currently use R1Soft SBM to protect more than 300,000 servers worldwide, making it one of the leading commercial backup software for web hosting providers.
Karl Zimmerman, Chairman and CEO at Steadfast Networks, one of the leading IT Data Center Service companies in the Midwest said, “It is a dedicated team that is continually improving the product, allowing us to be confident in crafting backup and disaster recovery solutions for our clients. We're happy to see the same team is still there, but with the additional support and resources that Continuum can provide. We're excited to see what happens next.”
“We have been an R1Soft partner for years,” said Corey Arbogast, Owner of R1Soft Licenses, an x10Hosting Website. “We not only rely 100 percent on their backup solution but also manage for hundreds of other small businesses and hosting companies. With the resources and experience at Continuum coupled with the already talented R1Soft development team, we are excited to see the evolution of R1Soft already underway. We are especially enthusiastic to welcome Continuum and look forward to their vision for the future of R1Soft.”
R1Soft, which is renowned worldwide for its fast, scalable and affordable server backup software for both Windows® and Linux® platforms in private and public clouds. Continuum is currently readying various options of R1Soft SBM for partners to extend and enhance their technology portfolios.