Quest data protection management adds cloud portal

Quest Software, independent again after its spinoff from Dell EMC nearly a year ago, is building out its data protection portfolio with a new cloud-based management console.

The Quest Data Protection Portal is an intuitive, cloud-based data protection management solution that enables you to monitor all your backup and recovery operations — wherever they’re located — from one single management console. The Quest Data Protection Portal works with Rapid Recovery backup and recovery software, which protects anything — systems, apps and data — anywhere, whether it’s physical, virtual or in the cloud. By giving you visibility and control over your Rapid Recovery  cores, from anywhere in your network. Continue reading

Quest Delivers New SaaS Offering for Easy Recovery and Policy Management of Microsoft Azure Active Directory and Microsoft Office

Yesterday, Quest Software announced the availability of Quest On Demand, a new, cloud-hosted software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that makes it simple for IT administrators to manage and secure Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) workloads. The first release of Quest On Demand delivers solutions that make it easy for organizations to rapidly backup and recover Azure AD and Office 365 users, attributes, groups and group membership. Additionally, it allows for secure access to Microsoft Exchange Online and Skype for Business Online features through automated policy management.

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Dell EMC introduced four new Dell EMC Unity All-Flash models- Dell EMC Unity 350F, 450F, 550F and 650F – providing up to 500TB of effective storage capacity in a high dense 80-drive, 3U footprint. Dell EMC Unity delivers best-in-class All-Flash performance and simplicity for the midrange with integrated support for block and file data. The all new Dell EMC Unity models include 4 x larger file system with inline file comparison, iCDM with snapshot mobility, simpler mapped RAID protection and support for external encryption key management via KMIP (Key Management Interoperability Protocol).
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Microsoft Azure Stack is an on-premises hybrid cloud platform for delivering infrastructure and platform-as-a-service with a consistent Azure experience on-premises or in the public cloud. Organization’s can access, create, and share application services securely in Azure and Azure stack for both traditional and cloud-native applications.
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The recent news of the cyber-attacks on NHS hospitals across the country highlights the fact that cyber attackers are becoming more creative and are turning their attention from attacks against private users to targeted attacks against businesses.  The cyber-attack caused disruption in 150 countries. In the UK NHS Hospitals, pharmacies and GP surgeries were the worst affected and some NHS Trusts are still dealing with the problems it has caused today.

To resist ransomware, you need to stay one step ahead of the cybercriminals and prepare in advance. Follow the below steps to protect your business:

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Dell EMC Drives IT Transformation with the New 14th Generation of PowerEdge Servers

Dell EMC is previewing its most cutting-edge portfolio of PowerEdge servers ever to help customers drive IT Transformations.

The newly designed 14th generation of the Dell EMC PowerEdge server portfolio forms a secure, scalable compute platform that is the ideal foundation for cloud, analytics or software-defined data center initiatives. The new portfolio delivers innovation in three key areas:

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101 Data Solutions becomes a DellEMC Gold Partner

101 Data Solutions has recently achieved a Gold partner status with DellEMC, this partner status has been awarded because we have met the revenue, training and commitment to its partner program.

Since 2008, 101 Data Solutions has been a trusted supplier of both Dell and EMC, now with the coming together of the two companies in September 2016 this has placed 101 Data Solutions in a great place to bring the best of both technologies to our customers. Continue reading

101 Data Solutions has been shortlisted for Reseller of the year

101 Data Solutions is proud to announce that we have been shortlisted in the Reseller of The Year 2017 category for the prestigious Network Computing Awards. The Network Computing Awards are held each year in central London and hosts some of the industries finest technology companies, we are now pleased to be a part of this event sitting amongst such esteemed company.

Voting closes on the 22nd March with the event being held at the De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms on the 30th March 2017,  please vote for us at the following location :

We thank you for your vote and wish us luck.

Quest Rapid Recovery 6.1 is even more compatible in the cloud

Quest Rapid recovery is now even better with their new 6.1 release, which now includes DRaaS in the Azure cloud.
When critical business systems fail, you don’t have time to cobble together multiple solutions or sort through complex options. You need a single, simple, flexible solution to protect everything, everywhere with zero impact on your users — and make work easier for you in the process.

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