LightEdge Partners with Veeam to Bring New Availability Solutions to Customers

DES MOINES, IA – November 10, 2015 – LightEdge Solutions announced today that it has launched LightEdge Cloud Data Protection, an availability solution to protect and manage vSphere and Hyper-V environments. Through Veeam® Cloud Connect, customers are provided with a fully integrated, fast and secure way to backup and restore from the cloud.

Veeam customers can backup to a LightEdge Data Center repository directly from their Veeam Backup & Replication™ console. The solution provides seamless integration of a customer’s Veeam environment with LightEdge’s Tier III Data Centers throughout the Midwest.

LightEdge Solutions has been a Veeam partner for over three years, and is excited to see this relationship continue to grow as they launch their Cloud Data Protection offering. Veeam, innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™, is truly a leader in availability offerings for today’s evolving Data Center model, so this solution was a clear choice for simplifying customer virtualized environment data protection.

“By leveraging best-in-class technology from Veeam, our Cloud Data Protection allows customers to easily transition their data to a secure, offsite location for long term storage,” said Jeff Springborn, COO of LightEdge. “This approach will open up a myriad of possibilities for leveraging vital data for Disaster Recovery, testing, development and compliance.”

About LightEdge Solutions

LightEdge Solutions is an experienced and proven leader in data center, Enterprise IT cloud solutions, and network integration, providing businesses with reliable access to Fortune 100-level infrastructure that quickly adapts and scales to meet changing business requirements. LightEdge, which is owned by The Anschutz Corporation, was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. LightEdge serves both Midwestern and national companies from its five regional office locations with scalable and customized IT solutions that leverage a fully redundant network backbone connecting all carrier neutral data centers, as well as an experienced  team of engineers.

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