SAN RAMON, CA and MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - Oct 9, 2012) - Kovarus, Inc., a leading systems integrator specializing in increasing IT efficiency by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions, and VirtualSharp Software, the leading provider of next generation automated Disaster Recovery solutions for private and public clouds, today announced that they are partnering on Recovery Assurance solutions for the private cloud.
Kovarus has integrated VirtualSharp Software's technology with virtualization and storage solutions and is now offering Recovery Assurance to customers who need Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery compliance or who want to reduce the cost of Disaster Recovery while protecting applications better.
"The ability to perform automated, non-disruptive Disaster Recovery testing on a monthly, weekly or hourly basis is unprecedented," said Patrick Cronin, principal and co-founder of Kovarus. "With VirtualSharp's technology, our customers can now truly understand what their actual recovery point objectives (RPO) and recovery time objectives (RTO) are and set up policies that meet their compliance standards. This is a must-have solution if you are running a virtual environment and are deploying Business Continuity."
"Kovarus is widely recognized for its architectural excellence in designing and deploying next generation Disaster Recovery solutions for the private cloud," said Carlos Escapa, co-founder and CEO of VirtualSharp. "We feel extremely confident in partnering with Kovarus and delivering Recovery Assurance solutions that bring about an entirely new level of resilience to applications with ironclad SLAs."
Kovarus focuses on increasing IT efficiency for their clients by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions. The company's holistic approach to helping customers deliver IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS) focuses on the people, process, and technologies for enabling IT management and service delivery. This includes deep expertise in data center technologies, including: virtualization, server, storage, networking and cloud computing. Kovarus enables its customers to dramatically simplify their IT operating model and cost-effectively deliver the resources their organizations need to succeed in today's highly competitive environment.
Kovarus has been chosen as a premier partner by leading technology companies including VMware, EMC, and Cisco, and has successfully helped a wide range of private and public sector customers drive business innovation and success. Founded in 2003, Kovarus is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area with additional locations in Sacramento, Seattle, and Denver. For more information on Kovarus, please visit: http://www.kovarus.com.
About VirtualSharp Software
VirtualSharp Software was founded in 2010 to address the new Disaster Recovery needs for the cloud era and was recently named a Cool Vendor in Business Continuity and IT Disaster Recovery Management by Gartner. VirtualSharp, an elite-level VMware Technology Alliance Partner, develops next generation Disaster Recovery software for private and public clouds that continuously and automatically certifies the recoverability of services running in the cloud. VirtualSharp's software enables unparalleled levels of resiliency for virtual IT infrastructures and full alignment between IT Disaster Recovery and Corporate Business Continuity Planning. For more information, visit: http://www.virtualsharp.com.