Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) introduces Dell PowerProtect Backup service in India and expanded services for Google Cloud and AWS customers. The Dell EMC PowerProtect Backup Service offers cloud-based data protection designed to deliver SaaS applications including M365 and Salesforce without increasing IT complexity. PowerProtect Backup Service can also protect data on endpoint devices, such as desktops and laptops. In addition to ensuring data is recoverable, the service provides eDiscovery, data security, and compliance capabilities.
“The current times have altered the approach of Indian businesses not only towards digital transformation but also towards data protection. With the rapid adoption of remote work culture and new-age technologies, the external threat environment has also grown exponentially, which has resulted in increased incidents of cyber-attacks. Therefore, businesses have realized that in order to maintain their business continuity and to deliver innovative solutions they need to safeguard their data capital and hence deploy better data protection strategies”, said Mr. Ripu Bajwa, Director & General Manager, Data Protection Solutions, Dell Technologies, India. “Data protection is not a one-size fits all proposition and Dell Technologies understands that. Thus, to better enable our customers and help them in protect, manage and recover their data from traditional and modern applications across core data centers, edge locations and public clouds, we have introduced Dell EMC PowerProtect Backup Service in India. The new Dell EMC PowerProtect Backup Service will further allow businesses to manage explosive data growth, complexities, thereby reducing their operational costs.”
Additionally, Dell Technologies decided to OEM with Druva to meet the customer demands for protecting SaaS apps and other cloud workloads along with endpoints while leveraging a SaaS platform. Druva is the fastest growing cloud data protection provider with over 4000 enterprise customers and over 200PB of data under management.
Delivering new multi-cloud data protection enhancements
Dell Technologies customers can also safeguard traditional and cloud-native applications in hybrid cloud environments by leveraging PowerProtect Data Manager. Customers have workloads and applications that vary greatly, some that live on premises and some that require a public cloud. With the recent addition of Google Cloud to the Data Manager cloud ecosystem, we continue to give our customers more choices to ensure their critical data, whether on-premises or in the public cloud, is always protected, secure and recoverable.
For customers who already have workloads in AWS, Dell EMC PowerProtect Cloud Snapshot Manager with Dell EMC PowerProtect DD Virtual Edition now delivers the ability to copy snapshots to object storage to reduce overall long-term retention costs.
Take advantage of industry-leading protection
Today’s announcements reinforce the comprehensive nature of Dell Technologies’ industry’s leading portfolio of data protection appliances and software. With Dell EMC PowerProtect Backup Service and new multi-cloud enhancements for the PowerProtect portfolio, companies now can enjoy the flexibility and choice to consume workloads across multi-cloud environments, without compromising their most valuable asset – data.