iland Backup for Secure Cloud

iland Backup for Secure Cloud solutions offer flexible, integrated and secure options to ensure you always have the right level of data protection for your iland Secure Public Cloud and Hosted Private Cloud services.

We’ve raised the bar for protecting your iland Secure Public and Private Cloud applications.

You rely on iland Secure Public and Private Clouds for the performance and security of your mission-critical applications. iland Backup for Secure Cloud solutions were designed to meet the highest backup standards possible, while delivering the flexibility and control you need to protect your most valuable IT assets.

iland Standard Backup for Secure Cloud

Unlike other cloud providers, iland goes well beyond standard IaaS platform features and delivers a complete, high performance hosting solution that includes integrated backup. iland Standard Backup for Secure Cloud takes the guesswork out of data protection and ensures your mission critical applications hosted on iland’s Secure Public or Hosted Private Cloud are safe and secure.

iland Advanced Backup for Secure Cloud

At iland, we know that you require the highest levels of performance and security for your mission-critical applications. But we also know that you rely on comprehensive data protection to keep these applications safe and secure. With the power of the iland Secure Public and Private Cloud, we provide the backup solution to meet a broad range of service levels. iland Advanced Backup for Secure Cloud brings full self-service control, granular restore, and deep search capabilities with the ability to design a backup strategy that meets your unique needs.

* Only available in US & UK

iland Standard Backup for
Secure Cloud
iland Advanced Backup for
Secure Cloud
Only available in US & UK
Protection level VMware Virtual Data Center (vDC) Granularly at all levels (virtual data center, application and VM)
Availability
  • Secure Public Cloud
  • Hosted Private Cloud
  • Secure DRaaS with Zerto (in failed over scenario)
  • Secure Public Cloud
  • Hosted Private Cloud
  • Secure DRaaS with Zerto (in failed over scenario)
  • Secure DRaaS with Veeam (in failed over scenario)
Onsite retention policies
  • 5 fixed configurations:
  • 7 days (1 full + 6 incremental)
  • 30 days (1 full + 29 incremental)
  • 90 days (1 full + 89 incremental)
  • 1 year (GFS: 30 daily + 13 monthly)
  • 7 years (GFS: 30 daily + 13 monthly + 7 yearly)
Fully customizable
Offsite retention policies
  • 5 fixed configurations:
  • 7 days (1 full + 6 incremental)
  • 30 days (1 full + 29 incremental)
  • 90 days (1 full + 89 incremental)
  • 1 year (GFS: 30 daily + 13 monthly)
  • 7 years (GFS: 30 daily + 13 monthly + 7 yearly)
  • Note: Offsite replication doesn’t need to match the Onsite retention policies.
Fully customizable
Backup job schedule Frequency: Once a day
Date/time: Defined during onboarding
Fully customizable based on configuration
Policy Audit / Visibility
Yes
Backup Jobs Audit / Visibility
Yes
Backup Jobs Status & Logging
Yes
Daily status notification
Yes
Restoration options
  • Self directed onsite full restore of VMs
  • Support assisted offsite VMs
  • (iTech Professional Services fees may apply)
  • VMs
  • Files and folders with powerful text searching
Restore Operations Auditing
Yes
Storage Usage Visibility
Yes
Billing Visibility Billing reports only Yes
Identity Access
Management integration
via Secure Cloud Console
Yes Yes

Use Cases:

iland Advanced Backup for Secure Cloud is ideal for customers that want to:

Create individual protection / backup jobs (self-service) through the iland Secure Cloud Console to meet a wide variety of SLA and compliance requirements.
Protect a wide range of data entities including the entire vDC, vApps, and VMs.
View the protection jobs setup, the health of the protection jobs, and see which objects are protected (or not) for easy audit based on jobs currently running, total runs within a time period, successful and cancelled runs, errors, and SLA violations.
Report on recent activity and historical data such as last 24 hours of activity, historical data for the last 12 months, and recent recoveries.
Be able to restore VMs and files and folders.

 

Self-guided granular restore operations with powerful search capabilities.
Automatically protect entities (“Auto Protect”) to allow for default protection as new VMs/vApps are added.
Define custom backup policies including backup retention frequency, date/time, primary target (i.e. iland Secure Cloud Backup), and secondary target (i.e. Offsite iland Secure Cloud Backup)
Be notified of backup job status that finished in the last 24 hours (Daily email of the status of backup jobs that finished in the last 24 hours, including explanations of success or failure)
Pull backup date from primary and secondary repositories.

Available in all geographies that iland operates.

FAQ

With iland Backup for Secure Cloud, can I replicate backups to a remote site?

Yes, both Standard and Advanced backups offer replication of backup data to a remote site.

How are iland Backup for Secure Cloud options priced?

iland Standard Backup for Secure Cloud is priced per GB matching the amount of Secure Cloud storage being used and by the length of retention. Offsite backup options are priced separately per stored GB.

iland Advanced Backup for Secure Cloud is charged at the vDC level based on a reservation plus burst model. The billing measurement is based on GB and the sum of the storage protected by Backups (Local+Remote).

Given that billing is based on storage, will I have visibility into usage?

For standard backups, no. Storage visibility is not possible.

Advanced Backups provide storage utilization graphs, similar to the Tenant Storage Graph for VCC-B. These graphs will display current and historical backup storage utilization. Data is available at all levels, from VM to vDC.

Will I have visibility into the charges that I have accrued?

Standard backups do not display charges as it is fixed per GB of Secure Cloud usage.

Advanced Backups display billing graphs, similar to the Billing Summary Graph for VCC-B, with charges specific to backups. Data is available at the vDC, vApp, and VM level. This data will match the charges on the customer invoice.

More iland Secure Cloud information can be found on our Success Center.