IaaS vendor iland doubles ANZ channel

April 16, 2020 Cloud infrastructure-as-a-service and disaster recovery vendor iland has reaped the benefits of Australia’s love affair with the cloud, seeing sizable growth in both its sales and channel ecosystem in the past year. The company saw its channel ecosystem in ANZ double over the past 12 months by bringing over more managed service […]

The 3 Major Players in Cloud Infrastructure as a Service 2020

April 16, 2020 Gartner defines cloud infrastructure as a service as “a standardized, highly automated offering, where compute resources, complemented by storage and networking capabilities, are owned by a service provider and offered to the customer on demand. The resources are scalable and elastic in near real time, and metered by use. View Full Article

Veeam Cloud & Service Provider Program Celebrates 10 Years of Success with 33 percent annual growth and release of new Veeam service provider console V4

April 8, 2020 COLUMBUS, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Veeam® Software, the leader in Backup solutions that deliver Cloud Data Management™, today celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the Veeam Cloud & Service Provider (VCSP) program with the release of program discounts and updates, and the release of NEW Veeam Service Provider Console v4. View Full Article

Zero in on Zero Trust

April 7, 2020 2019 saw businesses and organisations experienced a record-breaking year of cyberattacks as they increased in frequency, intensity and severity. One study recorded a 195 percent jump in ransomware attacks in the UK in the first six months alone. View Full Article

Indigenous Digital Agency Delivers Cloud Services to Indigenous Businesses

April 7, 2020 Indigenous digital services agency, Ngakkan Nyaagu (NGNY), has secured a partnership with global cloud service, iland, to offer cloud-based infrastructure to Indigenous businesses across Australia. Meaning ‘see’ in Wergaia and Gumbaynggirr languages, Ngakkan Nyaagu is looking to advance and propel Indigenous businesses into the Indigenous digital economy. View Full Article

Protecting Office 365 from external and insider data breaches

April 2, 2020 Today, one out of every five corporate employees use Office 365 as more enterprises adopt the cloud-based suite of applications to reduce costs and increase productivity. While Office 365 provides opportunities and efficiency gains, it also exposes its users to security threats despite its basic set of retention and security features. View […]

NGNY Partners with iland to bring cloud infrastructure to Australia

April 2, 2020 NGNY is an Aboriginal owned and operated digital services agency specialising in website and mobile app development as well as graphic design and hosting services. The company works with indigenous organisations and businesses, non-indigenous organisations, businesses, government and enterprise. View Full Article

Why 2020 was to be the year of the Data Protection Officer

March 25, 2020 With Twitter having launched its privacy centre at the tail end of last year, it’s a sign of the times that new and emerging regulations require a dedicated workforce to keep customer data safe and maintain compliance with key security and privacy regulations. With dedicated data privacy departments comes dedicated risk and […]

Zero in on zero trust

March 18, 2020 Looking back at 2019, businesses and organisations experienced a record-breaking year of cyberattacks as they increased in frequency, intensity and severity. One study recorded a 195 per cent jump in ransomware attacks in the UK in the first six months alone. Small businesses, city governments, schools and healthcare organisations were especially hit […]

N2WS Backup & Recovery enhances cloud storage management

March 13, 2020 With a major update to its AWS backup and recovery product, N2WS is seeking to help customers better manage and control costs for data that can get complex and expensive. N2WS Backup & Recovery 3.0, launched this week, provides enhanced data lifecycle management, quicker recoveries, cost optimization tools and a new user […]

Helping MSPs Manage Cloud Backup Solutions

February 27, 2020 iland has introduced new upgrades to its Secure Cloud Console that improve how managed service providers (MSPs) and multi-location enterprises manage their entire global portfolio of Veeam cloud-based backup solutions from a single, unified console. The iland Secure Cloud Console is a fully-integrated unified management platform that provides full insight into iland’s […]

iland Secure Cloud Backup for Veeam Cloud Connect Gives MSPs and Enterprise IT Complete View of Global BaaS Environments

February 27, 2020 iland, an industry-leading provider of secure application and data protection cloud services built on proven VMware technology, announced new upgrades to its Secure Cloud Console that improve how managed service providers (MSPs) and multi-location enterprises manage their entire global portfolio of Veeam cloud-based backup solutions from a single, unified console. View Full […]

iland upgrades Secure Cloud Console for Veeam back-up

February 27, 2020 Disaster recovery company iland has upgraded its Secure Cloud Console to improve how managed service providers (MSPs) and enterprises manage their portfolio of Veeam cloud-based back-up solutions from a single console. The Secure Cloud Console is a unified management platform that gives users insight into iland’s cloud services, including security and compliance […]

iland Secure Cloud Backup Gives MSPs Complete View of Global BaaS Enviroments

February 26, 2020 iland has announced new upgrades to its Secure Cloud Console that improve how Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and multi-location enterprises manage their global portfolio of Veeam cloud-based backup solutions from a single, unified console. The iland Secure Cloud Console is a fully integrated unified management platform that delivers insight into iland’s cloud […]

5 Channel Partner Updates: Tuesday 25 February 2020

February 25, 2020 Here are five (actually far more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Tuesday, February 25, 2020. Sip up. View Full Article

Veeam Delivers NAS Backup Capabilities in Veeam Availability Suite v10

February 18, 2020 New network-attached storage (NAS) backup capabilities and improved ransomware protection are now built into the latest version of Veeam Availability Suite v10, giving businesses a deeper data backup and data management toolbox for protecting their IT operations. View Full Article

On Cloud Nine: Fall In Love With The Cloud All Over Again

February 15, 2020 Just like in any strong relationship set to stand the test of time, there should not be a trade-off between security and flexibility. And much like a relationship, businesses need a cloud that makes them feel safe, that they can rely on and that adapts to their needs and wants. View Full […]

Learning to Trust Less

February 7, 2020 Last year, cybercrime incidents involving ransomware, viruses, trojans, and phishing incidents increased across the board, not just in terms of frequency, but also impact, duration, and sophistication. These attacks were launched on businesses of all sizes in what has been called “the worst year on record” for data breaches. View Full Article

Ransomware Hackers are Testing Local Governments Demanding Big Payments

February 3, 2020 These types of attacks have been notable in the United States and in the last 10 months alone 140 local governments, police stations and hospitals have been held hostage by ransomware attacks. As a result, hospitals are halting admissions of new patients, first responders are slower to respond to distress calls, city […]

iland a provider of data protection cloud services opens new data centre facility in Toronto

January 30, 2020 iland, a provider of secure application and data protection cloud services built on proven VMware technology, announced a new cloud region in Canada with the opening of its new data centre facility in Toronto, Ontario, joining nine other cloud regions in Los Angeles, Dallas, Washington, D.C., London, Manchester, Amsterdam, Singapore, Melbourne and […]

iland launches Canadian Cloud Region

January 29, 2020 Texas-based cloud provider iland has opened its latest cloud region out of a data center in Toronto, Canada, The company’s other regions are in Los Angeles, Dallas, Washington D.C., London, Manchester, Amsterdam, Singapore, Melbourne, and Sydney. View Full Article

New IaaS provider with deep ties to VMware and Veeam opens new data centre in Toronto

January 27, 2020 There’s a new global cloud service provider opening up shop in Toronto. Houston-headquartered iland announced its first data centre in Toronto, joining nine other cloud regions in Los Angeles, Dallas, Washington, D.C., London, Manchester, Amsterdam, Singapore, Melbourne and Sydney. View Full Article

The 20 Best Disaster Recovery as a Service Companies for 2020

January 27, 2020 Technically speaking, Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) tools are often labeled as stand-alone offerings. However, they are more accurately classified as an add-on resource for colocation services or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Some solution providers view DRaaS as a potential up-sell to fully managed services, or as a supplementary feature […]

Six BIG changes to expect for compliance in the year ahead

January 15, 2020 Predictions for the year ahead include DPO demand soars, Brexit data residency issues, inconsistent DP rulings, ransomware worse, cyber-insurance spike, audit and cert demand up. View Full Article

Growth of Disaster Recovery Solutions Market Is Expected To Hinder Due To High Initial Capital Expenditure

January 15, 2020 The report on the global Disaster Recovery Solutions market is a collection of intelligent, broad research studies that will help market players and stakeholders to make informed business decisions in future. It offers specific and reliable recommendations for players to better tackle challenges in the Disaster Recovery Solutions market. View Full Article

GDPR one year on: Cause for Celebration?

January 15, 2020 The EU GDPR has been in force for over a year now, but what has been its real impact on the storage sector as well as the wider world? Storage Magazine shares insights from a selection of industry luminaries and privacy experts in an attempt to clarify some of the issues. View […]

Using cloud migration to power digital transformation

January 15, 2020 Cloud is no longer just a way to streamline processes, it’s a major differentiator. The cloud has become essential to businesses thriving in an ever-changing world. Migrating to the cloud has become one of the most vital aspects of being an effective, modern business. View Full Article

Four Ways to Achieve a Zero Trust Security Model

January 13, 2020 Put 2019 in the record books — for cybercrime, that is. According to Risk Based Security, a global leader in vulnerability intelligence, breach data and risk ratings, 2019 was on track to be “the worst year on record” for cybercrime. We’ve seen this to be true in the near constant headlines of […]

Why 2020 is the year of the data protection officer and how to deal with the skills shortage

January 13, 2020 Data privacy enforcement agencies around the world are ramping up judgements and penalties, while cybercriminals are doubling down with new ways to break into networks. With the dust still settling on GDPR, California lawmakers are altering the legislative landscape with the newly enacted California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Together, these factors could […]

3 tips to protect your business from cybercriminals

December 6, 2019 With the gift-giving season thoroughly underway, many Australian businesses are frantically stocking their shelves to prepare for the Christmas onslaught. But it’s not just consumers and retailers who are gearing up for the holidays; hackers are also preparing for the days following Cyber Monday and 25th December, a time when businesses are […]

The Challenge of Migrating Customers to the Cloud

November 19th, 2019 Sam Woodcock is the Senior Director of Cloud Strategy and Enablement at iland. His job is to help customers get from their existing environments to the cloud whether that be a single cloud or multi-cloud. Woodcock recently talked with Enterprise Times about the challenges that brings and how customers are approaching the […]

Is IT Prepared for Life in the Fast Lane of Multi-Cloud

November 18th, 2019- The time has passed when organisations were content with gradually moving data and applications out of costly on-premises data centres and into the cloud. Now, the strategic imperative is to create IT environments that can support emerging technologies such as IoT, edge computing, AI and 5G. It has businesses opening the floodgates […]

Ransomware Tests Local Governments

November 14th, 2019- Ransomware is a big business for criminals and painfully expensive for companies. More and more cities and local governments around the world have become a hot target, with hackers shutting down government services, hospitals, blue light services, schools and universities. View Full Article

Get Your Head in the Cloud: How to Benefit From Cloud Migration

November 8th, 2019- The Cloud is no new concept to the Australian business owner. We have long been told the security benefits of storing corporate data in the cloud as a logical step to keep your critical information safe. But how do you know which cloud solution to choose in the first place? Without an […]

The Business Case for Backing Up Your Office 365 Data

August 12, 2019- The Cloud. Marketed by public cloud providers as an agile, cure-all for businesses wanting to streamline and secure their corporate data. Despite this, many Australian IT professionals spearheading the move to cloud-based infrastructure are doing so without fully understanding the potential risks. It is now more important than ever for business owners […]

Disaster Recovery as a Service is Growing, but Tape Won’t Die

August 6, 2019- Disaster recovery was once associated mostly with the capability to restore data center operations after a physical calamity, but today the loss of IT systems is more often associated with data corruption to include rising malware attacks. Overall business detections of malware rose 79 percent from 2017 to 2018 — from about […]

Plugging the Skills Gap

August 5, 2019- Frank Krieger, vice president for governance, risk and compliance at iland discusses how cloud service providers can help plug the data privacy skills gap. Last May marked a seismic shift in global privacy and information rights with the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018. […]

Solutions Review: Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for DRaaS

July 10, 2019- Tech analyst house, Gartner, Inc., recently released their Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service. Gartner describes Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) solutions as “offering a productized service for which the provider manages server image and data replication to the cloud, disaster recovery run book creation, automated failover and failback […]

TechTarget: iland DRaaS Goes Under Automatic Control

July 6, 2019- Autopilot Managed Recovery, the iland disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) product that launched this week, integrates Veeam and Zerto software into iland’s platform. On top of using software to orchestrate failovers, iland’s service package includes onboarding, detailed reporting and support during DR failover, testing and management tasks.

StorageReview: iland Autopilot Managed Recovery for DRaaS Announced

June 5, 2019- iland has announced iland Autopilot Managed Recovery, the newest addition to their Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) portfolio. Autopilot Managed Recovery is a fully managed business continuity solution integrated with Veeam and Zerto, which is designed to accelerate application recovery when organizations suffer from data loss or significant downtime. View full […]

Solutions Review: iland Releases New Autopilot Managed Recovery for DRaaS

June 4, 2019- Provider of secure application and data protection cloud services built on VMware technology, iland, recently announced the new iland Autopilot Managed Recovery for Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). This upgrade to iland’s DRaaS portfolio is a fully managed business continuity solution, integrated with Zerto and Veeam, that is designed to accelerate […]

CloudTech: Doubling down on DRaaS for business continuity and beyond

May 29, 2019- The prospect of an IT outage is one of the key issues that keeps IT professionals awake at night. In the past two years, 93% of organisations have experienced tech-related business disruption and, as a result, one out of five experienced major reputational damage and permanent loss of customers. View full article

CommsBusiness: Doubling Down on Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service for BC

May 28, 2019- Johnny Carpenter, Director of Sales EMEA at iland, says that the prospect of an IT outage is one of the key issues that keeps IT professionals awake at night. View Full Article

Data Centre Review Magazine: DRaaS for Success

May 27, 2019- A successful DRaaS implementation requires the right Cloud Service Provider (CSP) to help develop a DR plan that meets business objectives. Johnny Carpenter, director of sales EMEA, iland gives us a few pointers to consider when selecting a CSP that fits your needs. The prospect of an IT outage is one of […]

VeeamON 2019: The Top Takeaways From Veeam Execs And Partners

May 23, 2019- Data protection and management company Veeam is ready for its next chapter, and looking to work even harder to provide channel partners with enhanced opportunities for growth and profitability, company executives told CRN. That next chapter will retain what has been successful at Veeam while adding in a greater emphasis on cloud–especially […]

TechTarget: DRaaS Magic Quadrant shrinks: Microsoft, iland lead the way

August 20, 2018- Gartner also thoroughly shuffled the deck among the remaining DRaaS Magic Quadrant survivors. Besides shrinking from 23 entrees in 2017 to 10 in 2018, the leaders quadrant dropped from five last year to two in the 2018 DRaaS Magic Quadrant. View full article