SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 11, 2014) - Zetta.net today announced significant customer and partner growth in 2013, as demand for the company's enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery (DR) solution continued to soar. Zetta.net's customer base expanded by 130 percent, while its partner network grew by 310 percent over 2012 -- demonstrating that the company's simple, appliance-less approach and enterprise-grade performance address the demand for fast, secure and affordable cloud backup and DR.
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As data continues to grow, businesses will no longer tolerate any lag time in having to back up 10TB of business critical data. Cloud backup performance for transferring larger data sets will be the game changer as customer demands for data availability increases. Zetta.net's award-winning enterprise-grade cloud backup and DR solution is optimized for large data sets between 500GB and 100TB, and transfers up to 5TB in 24 hours without requiring an appliance. All data is encrypted in transit across the Internet and at rest in SSAE-certified data centers, with 99.99996 percent backup reliability and 100 percent recovery reliability.
Key Zetta.net milestones in 2013 include:
- 130 percent customer growth
- 310 percent partner growth
- $8 million B round funding
Westinghouse Lighting was among Zetta.net's new customers in 2013: "We are seeing a lot of value from the Zetta service," said Jesse Reyna, Westinghouse Lighting, IT Support Supervisor. "We like the simplicity, the phenomenal support and the administrative power Zetta's cloud backup solution gives us to have the data available at our fingertips."
SHI International, one of North America's top 20 IT solution providers, joined Zetta.net's partner network: "Zetta.net allows us to deliver a best-of-breed cloud backup and recovery solution to meet our customers' demands," said Richard Place, General Manager of Cloud Services, SHI International Corp. "Working with Zetta.net, we're able to fill a business need for enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery at a price that small and medium businesses can afford."
MatrixOneSource, a managed services provider of enterprise-class IT solutions to large and midsize businesses, also joined Zetta.net's partner community: "By partnering with Zetta.net, we have less complexity and overhead with a solution that simply works. That helps us deliver a reliable and cost effective solution for our customers, resulting in higher customer retention," said Eric Tewey, CIO, MatrixOneSource.
"As an increasing number of businesses turn to the cloud, performance and reliability will become paramount," said Ali Jenab, CEO, Zetta.net. "Designed for the Internet, our cloud-native solution significantly outperforms other backup solutions which has led to our unprecedented growth. We look forward to expanding our footprint, delivering an enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery solution that addresses the demand for high performance and affordability."
In addition to customer and partner growth in 2013, Zetta.net announced in June that it had received $8 million in Series B funding, led by Industry Ventures, with the participation of existing investors Foundation Capital and Sigma. Fueled by recent funding and market traction, the company continues to invest in research and product development to maintain its lead in cloud-native backup and disaster recovery technology. It will also build on Zetta.net's rapidly growing MSP and channel program, and expand its sales and marketing efforts.
Zetta.net is the fastest growing enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery solution provider for small and mid-size enterprises and MSPs. Zetta is enabling 700+ enterprises to simplify and automate backups and instantly recover data using just a web browser. Advanced security, high redundancy and a high-performance architecture delivers enterprise-grade data protection that scales to meet business requirements for accelerating data growth.
With headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif., Zetta.net was established in 2008 by successful serial entrepreneurs and technology executives from companies such as Netscape, VeriSign, Symantec, EMC, and Shutterfly. For more information, visit www.zetta.net or www.facebook.com/zettastorage. Follow Zetta on Twitter at www.twitter.com/zettanet.
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