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July 14, 2021

ExaGrid Revenue Grew 50% Y/Y and 10% Q/Q
ExaGrid had an all-time record bookings and revenue in the quarter ending June 30, 2021. This accomplishment was on the back of its record-breaking quarter in 1Q21, increasing both bookings and revenue to a new all-time high. Revenue grew over 50% as compared...
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July 13, 2021

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue in Q2 2021
Marlborough, Mass., July 13, 2021 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it had an all-time record bookings and revenue in the quarter ending June 30, 2021. This accomplishment was on the back of ExaGrid’s...
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April 26, 2021

ExaGrid Retention Time-Lock for Ransomware Recovery – Product Review
Ransomware attacks are proving to be extremely profitable for hackers, and organisations that think their backups provide sufficient protection could be in for a nasty surprise. These attacks are constantly evolving and the latest threats specifically target...
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April 13, 2021

ExaGrid becomes cash-positive, passes 3,000 customers
ExaGrid recruited more than 120 new customers in the first 2021 quarter and has become cash-flow positive. The data backup startup said it also posted record sales in EMEA. "We have actually had three really strong quarters in a row. The company continues to...
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ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue in Q1 – 2021
Marlborough, Mass., April 13, 2021 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it had an all-time record bookings and revenue in the quarter ending March 31, 2021. As compared to Q1-2020, bookings grew over 40% and...
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March 31, 2021

ExaGrid EX84 – Product Review
Storage Magazine - March/April 2021 issue. Enterprises struggling with rapidly growing data centre storage capacities need to find new ways to energise their data protection strategies. If backup and restore performance can’t keep up with these demands then...
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January 18, 2021

ExaGrid goes big with backup appliances
ExaGrid has increased capacity in its deduplicating backup appliances and at the same time, cut the product portfolio from nine systems to seven. Appliances of any size can be mixed and matched in a 32-appliance cluster.
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January 14, 2021

ExaGrid Announces New Line of Appliance Models
ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced its new line of Tiered Backup Storage appliances, which increases the overall size of a full backup in single system. The new line continues ExaGrid’s unique scale-out approach...
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January 12, 2021

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings in Q4 – 2020
Marlborough, Mass., January 12, 2020 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it had a record bookings quarter ending December 31, 2020 and added over 130 new customers in the quarter. The results included a...
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December 22, 2020

ExaGrid Concludes 2020 with 7 Industry Award Wins and New Ransomware Recovery Solution
Marlborough, Mass., December 22, 2020 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that the company had a successful year despite the worldwide struggles associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.
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December 8, 2020

ExaGrid Wins Big at the 2020 SDC Awards
Marlborough, Mass., December 8, 2020 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that the company was honored with three industry awards at the annual SDC Awards, which held a virtual awards show on December 3, 2020.
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December 3, 2020

ExaGrid Wins “Enterprise Backup Hardware Vendor of the Year” and “Storage Performance Optimisation Company of the Year”
Marlborough, Mass., December 3, 2020 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that the company was honored with “Enterprise Backup Hardware Vendor of the Year” and “Storage Performance Optimisation Company of...
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November 26, 2020

Enterprise Backup Hardware Vendor of the Year and Storage Performance Optimisation Company of the Year
ExaGrid was honored with “Enterprise Backup Hardware Vendor of the Year” and “Storage Performance Optimisation Company of the Year” at the annual Storage Awards, “The Storries,” announced virtually on November 26, 2020.
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November 24, 2020

Local Governments Realize ExaGrid Offers Exceptional Backup Storage
Marlborough, Mass., November 24, 2020 – ExaGrid® the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that more city and county governments are replacing inline deduplication appliances with ExaGrid’s tiered backup storage, which sits...
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November 3, 2020

ExaGrid Continues Middle East Expansion to Meet Growing International Demand
Marlborough, Mass., November 3, 2020 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it is continuing to expand globally to meet demand for its backup storage solution. The company continues to grow its market share...
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October 27, 2020

ExaGrid Becomes Finalist for Three SDC Awards
Marlborough, Mass., October 27, 2020 – ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it has been nominated in three categories for the 11th annual Storage, Digitalisation and Cloud (SDC) Awards, which are focused on...
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October 23, 2020

Ransomware is Everywhere
Bill Andrews, President & CEO of ExaGrid, outlines the steps necessary to ensure that organisations can recover from ransomware attacks with minimal impact on the business.
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October 9, 2020

Your occasional storage digest: Backblaze anti-ransomware, Fibre Channel speed clarifications, OpenDrives NAS clusters, K8s problem-solving and more
CEO Bill Andrews said: “We are replacing low-cost primary storage disk from Dell, HPE, and NTAP behind Commvault and Veeam, as ExaGrid is far less expensive for longer-term retention. We are also consistently replacing Dell EMC Data Domain and HPE StoreOnce...
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October 8, 2020

ExaGrid Wins “Company of the Year” & “Hardware Product of the Year”
ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that the company was honored with “Company of the Year” award at the annual Network Computing award ceremony held virtually in London on October 2, 2020. Additionally, the...
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Company of the Year and Hardware Product of the Year
ExaGrid was honored with “Company of the Year” award at the annual Network Computing award ceremony held virtually in London on October 2, 2020. Additionally, the company’s model EX63000E appliance has been voted “Hardware Product of the Year.”
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October 6, 2020

ExaGrid Reports Continued Momentum with Strong Quarter Ending Q3-2020
ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it hit its plan for the quarter ending September 30, 2020 and added over 100 new customers in the quarter. The results included a record 27 new customers with initial...
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October 1, 2020

ExaGrid Nominated in Seven Categories for the 2020 Storage Awards
ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it has been nominated in seven categories for the 17th annual Storage Awards. ExaGrid has become a finalist for Contribution to the Storage Industry, Hyper-convergence Vendor...
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September 29, 2020

Wenatchee Valley College Evaluates IT Environment After Local College Hit with Ransomware
ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that Wenatchee Valley College switched to an ExaGrid-Veeam solution for superior data protection and to implement a strategy for ransomware recovery.
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September 26, 2020

ExaGrid Time-Lock – Who’s (still) afraid of ransomware?
Ransomware currently represents one of the most prominent threats to IT infrastructures. Reports of successful attacks are accumulating, the attacks are getting closer. More than 30% of all companies, institutes, universities or public authorities in Germany...
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September 15, 2020

ExaGrid Announces New Software Version 6.0
ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced the release of software Version 6.0, which begins shipping on September 18, 2020.
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September 1, 2020

ExaGrid Nominated in Multiple Categories for the 2020 Network Computing Awards
ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it has been nominated in four categories for the 2020 Network Computing Awards. ExaGrid has become a finalist for Data Centre Product of the Year, The Return on Investment...
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August 28, 2020

Storage Review Podcast #62: Bill Andrews, ExaGrid
On this week’s podcast, Brian sits down with Bill Andrews, the CEO of ExaGrid. ExaGrid provides hardware solutions for the enterprise backup and recovery market. ExaGrid has 2700 customers and is growing quickly, largely by displacing legacy backup target...
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August 20, 2020

Backup to the Future
In the July/August 2020 issue of Storage Magazine, Bill Andrews, president & CEO of ExaGrid, examines the journey from simple tape backups to tiered disk backups that use adaptive deduplication for fast, reliable and affordable backup and restore solutions.
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August 18, 2020

Lusitania Utilizes ExaGrid Tiered Backup Storage to Protect Its Diverse Backup Environment
ExaGrid® today announced that CloudComputing.pt, Portugal’s premiere enterprise cloud computing strategy provider, led Lusitania Seguros to install ExaGrid’s Tiered Backup Storage solution, which bolstered the insurance company’s data protection by...
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July 22, 2020

ExaGrid Sets Record Straight on Dell’s Positioning of ExaGrid’s Backup Storage Technology
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of Tiered Backup Storage, today set the record straight around its offering that competes with Dell EMC Data Domain deduplication appliances. In a recent presentation to the reseller channel, Dell discussed the ExaGrid backup...
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July 20, 2020

Dell trains its sights on Exagrid
Dell is training up its Data Domain channel to battle Exagrid in the purpose-built, deduplicating backup to disk market.
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July 14, 2020

ExaGrid Reports Strong Quarter Ending amid COVID-19 Pandemic
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of tiered backup storage, today announced that it hit its plan for the quarter ending June 30, 2020 and added 82 new customers in the quarter. Notable deals include 19 new customers with initial six-figure purchases and one new...
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June 25, 2020

The SIGMA Group Chooses ExaGrid to Back Up Customer Data
ExaGrid®, today announced that INFIDIS, a global IT integrator and solutions provider, led The SIGMA Group to choose ExaGrid’s tiered backup storage solution to enhance data protection and optimize its backups and data restoration capabilities, needed to...
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April 14, 2020

ExaGrid EX21000E review: Super-efficient backup storage
Businesses struggling to fit ever-increasing backup and disaster recovery requirements into dwindling windows of opportunity will find ExaGrid’s EX series of backup appliances stand out for a number of sound reasons. They deliver a tiered storage solution...
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March 31, 2020

ExaGrid EX63000E – Product Review
ExaGrid has always been a great choice for enterprise backup because the EX appliance family delivers everything that is required to stay within your backup window and its budget.
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March 12, 2020

Long-Term Retention with Veeam Availability Suite V10 and ExaGrid
Tom Gillispie, Director of Application Interoperability at ExaGrid, showcases how long-term retention works together with ExaGrid in the NEW Veeam Availability Suite v10.
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January 21, 2020

First Distribution appointed as strategic Pan-African distributor for ExaGrid
First Distribution is proud to announce it has been appointed as the strategic Pan-African distributor for ExaGrid. ExaGrid provides backup storage with data deduplication and is designed to run behind a wide variety of third-party backup applications. ...
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January 9, 2020

2020 Predictions From 45 Storage Vendors – Part One
A few days following the 2019 vendors’ facts and review publication, Storage Newsletter publishes its classic annual vendors’ predictions for 2020. It collects 45 opinions and consolidates them to find some majors trends and directions for the storage...
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January 7, 2020

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue for Q4-2019 and Fiscal Year 2019
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup with data deduplication, today announced record bookings and revenue for Q4-2019 ending in December as well as a record fiscal year 2019. ExaGrid had significant growth in the...
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December 17, 2019

ExaGrid Integrated With Veeam Software to Meet Backup Requirements for Enterprise Data Centers
ExaGrid announced further momentum for joint enterprise customers with Veeam Software, Inc. ...
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December 16, 2019

Backup Your Stuff
Protecting company's data against threats like systems failure, site-wide disaster and ransomware should be at forefront of any IT strategy. We speak to industry experts who weigh in on the growing opportunity of backup and recovery solutions for IT solution...
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December 10, 2019

ExaGrid and Veeam Meet Emerging Backup Requirements for Enterprise Data Centers
ExaGrid, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced further momentum for joint enterprise customers with Veeam Software, the leader in backup solutions that deliver Cloud Data Management. The combined solution...
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ExaGrid and Veeam Meet Emerging Backup Requirements for Enterprise Data Centers
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced further momentum for joint enterprise customers with Veeam® Software, the leader in backup solutions that deliver Cloud Data Management™. The combined solution...
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December 3, 2019

Backup Storage Innovation of the Year
ExaGrid won “Backup Storage Innovation of the Year” in the Storage, Digitalisation + Cloud (SDC) Awards 2019. The SDC Awards – the new name for Angel Business Communications’ IT awards – is firmly focused on recognizing and rewarding success in the...
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ExaGrid Voted “Backup Storage Innovation of the Year”
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it has been voted “Backup Storage Innovation of the Year” in the Storage, Digitalisation + Cloud (SDC) Awards 2019. The SDC Awards – the new name for...
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October 30, 2019

ExaGrid Named A Finalist in SDC Awards 2019
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the Storage, Digitalisation + Cloud (SDC) Awards 2019. The SDC Awards – the new name for Angel Business Communications' IT...
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October 17, 2019

Efficient IT Music to Her Ears
ExaGrid Customer Shawntee Cowan, the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the Duncanville Independent School District in Texas, was featured in the Fall 2019 issue of Toggle Magazine. Read about her journey of transitioning from music teacher to CTO of the school...
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October 15, 2019

ExaGrid Announces New Data Storage Solution for Acronis Cyber Backup
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup with data deduplication, today announced a new data backup and storage solution with Acronis®. The new solution is designed to help organizations meet the challenges of data growth...
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October 1, 2019

ExaGrid Participating in Acronis Global Cyber Summit
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup with data deduplication, announced today that they are participating in the Acronis Global Cyber Summit at the famed Fontainebleau Resort in Miami Beach, FL from October 13-16,...
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September 10, 2019

As Blackfoot Modernizes its Infrastructure, the Search for Backup Storage Ends with ExaGrid
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup with data deduplication, today announced that Blackfoot Communications uses ExaGrid disk-based backup systems to increase backup performance while simplifying the management of its...
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August 5, 2019

ExaGrid Announces New Software Version 5.2.2
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup with data deduplication, today announced a new version of its software, Version 5.2.2, which offers a variety of enhancements for customers. ExaGrid has always achieved a market...
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July 9, 2019

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue for Q2 2019
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup with data deduplication, today announced record bookings and revenue for the quarter’s end in June 2019. ExaGrid posted the best quarter in its history and is on path to post...
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June 19, 2019

Enterprise Backup Hardware Product of the Year
ExaGrid has been voted Storage Magazine’s “Enterprise Backup Hardware Product of the Year” at its annual awards ceremony Storries XVI. The Storries XVI awards ceremony took place in London, where ExaGrid was pleased to host reseller and strategic...
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ExaGrid Voted “Enterprise Backup Hardware Product of the Year”
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it has been voted Storage Magazine’s “Enterprise Backup Hardware Product of the Year” at its annual awards ceremony Storries XVI. Winners are...
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May 28, 2019

PRI Meets Security Regulations and Data Retention Mandates with ExaGrid-Veeam Solution
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) uses ExaGrid disk-based backup systems to significantly increase data protection with secure backups. PRI is a leading...
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May 16, 2019

ExaGrid Named a ‘Finalist’ in 2019 Storage Awards – The Storries XVI
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it has been nominated in six categories for Storage Magazine’s  annual awards ceremony The Storries XVI. ExaGrid has become a finalist for Enterprise Backup...
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May 14, 2019

Hardware Product of the Year
ExaGrid’s model EX63000E appliance has been voted “Hardware Product of the Year” at the annual Network Computing award ceremony held in London on May 2, 2019. Winners are determined by public vote, so receipt of this award is especially important; it...
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ExaGrid Voted “Hardware Product of the Year”
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that its model EX63000E appliance has been voted “Hardware Product of the Year” at the annual Network Computing award ceremony held in London on May 2....
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April 30, 2019

ExaGrid Announces ExaGrid Backup with Veeam® for Backup and Cloud Data Management
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, has announced ExaGrid Backup with Veeam®, which will enable customers to effectively and securely manage and protect their data regardless of IT infrastructure. This offering is a...
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April 19, 2019

ExaGrid and Zerto Announce Integrated Solution for Real-Time Backup and Recovery
Zerto’s continuous data protection (CDP) ensures that changes are constantly recorded to the Zerto Elastic Journal so that recovery points are kept up to date. The platform converges disaster recovery (DR) and backup for continuous availability. This...
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April 18, 2019

Your Easter enterprise storage getaway
Exagrid, with its deduping to disk array backup target, and Zerto with continuous data protection disaster recovery software, have a combined backup/disaster recovery offering.
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April 17, 2019

ExaGrid and Zerto Announce Integrated Solution for Real-Time Backup and Recovery
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced the availability of an integrated disaster recovery, long-term retention backup storage, and data backup solution with Zerto, an industry leader for IT resilience....
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April 8, 2019

Backup for a minute and scan this data protection news
A constant of life is that data protection products are always getting better. Five recent data protection news stories exemplify this, with Acronis, ExaGrid, Unitrends and Spectra Logic in two cases improving products and operations.
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April 4, 2019

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue for Q1-2019
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced record first-quarter bookings and revenue for Q1-2019. ExaGrid grew both the bookings and revenue percentage over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its...
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March 20, 2019

ExaGrid Nominated in Six Categories for the 2019 Network Computing Awards
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it has been nominated in six categories for the 2019 Network Computing Awards. ExaGrid has become a finalist for Data Centre Product of the Year, The Return on...
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March 5, 2019

ExaGrid Continues Global Expansion to Meet Developing International Demand
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it is continuing to expand globally to meet demand for its backup storage solution. The company is growing faster than the overall market and continues to grow...
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March 1, 2019

Network Computing Product Review: ExaGrid EX63000E
On review is the ExaGrid flagship EX63000E. It's a 4U appliance offering truly enormous storage potential with a full backup capacity of 63TB; it can scale up to 32 appliances, offering a total of 2PB. Capacity can also be tailored to your budget as the...
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February 19, 2019

Ahearn & Soper Finds that ExaGrid Stands Behind Its Scalable System
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that Ahearn & Soper has optimized and further protected its backup environment by establishing offsite replication using ExaGrid hyperconverged backup with data...
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February 6, 2019

Top Fastest Growing Storage Companies in 2018
ExaGrid included in Storage Newsletter’s list of the Top Fastest Growing Storage Companies in 2018.
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American Standard Leverages ExaGrid’s Scale-Out Architecture as Data Growth Nearly Triples Storage Requirements
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that since 2009, ExaGrid has continued to provide American Standard with fast and reliable data backups and restores throughout the evolution of the company’s IT...
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January 9, 2019

ExaGrid’s Unique Features Optimize Backups for ARBES Technologies
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that ARBES Technologies, a leading Czech B2B developer and supplier of information systems for the financial sector has optimized its backups by installing ExaGrid...
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January 4, 2019

Your occasional storage digest featuring ExaGrid, WANdisco and WekaIO
Early January storage roundup news shows speed has paid off for deduplicating backupper ExaGrid and WANdisco and WekaIO. One W-vendor sends lots of data across networks at high speed. The other provides fast access to files using parallel IO streams.
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January 3, 2019

ExaGrid, Provider of Intelligent Hyperconverged Storage for Backup, Reports Record Annual Revenue for 2018
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced record revenue for the full year of 2018. ExaGrid's revenue grew 20% in 2018 over 2017. The company is growing faster than the overall market and continues to grow...
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December 4, 2018

ExaGrid Voted “Hyper-convergence Company of the Year” in 2018 SVC Awards
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of Intelligent Hyperconverged Storage for Backup (IHCSB) with data deduplication, today announced that the company has been honoured by SVC with its 2018 Hyper-convergence Company of the Year award, a category newly introduced...
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November 27, 2018

ExaGrid to Present Its “Nutanix-Ready” Hyperconverged Secondary Storage for Backup at Nutanix .NEXT Europe 2018
ExaGrid, a Nutanix Elevate Partner, announced today that it will participate as a Gold sponsor at Nutanix's annual .NEXT Europe conference on November 27-29. At the event, ExaGrid will present its "Nutanix-Ready" hyperconverged backup storage solution that...
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November 22, 2018

Hyper-convergence Company of the Year
ExaGrid has been honoured by SVC with its 2018 Hyper-convergence Company of the Year award, a category newly introduced this year. Winners were announced at the SVC Awards Gala Ceremony at The Millennium Gloucester Hotel London on November 22, 2018.
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October 30, 2018

ExaGrid Provides Quick Recovery of 100% of Data After Virus Hits Servers at Medical Center
ExaGrid's hyper-converged secondary storage for backup system was put to the ultimate test by Cheshire Medical Center, which had selected ExaGrid for backup protection and data loss prevention. Cheshire Medical Center is an affiliate of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock...
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October 4, 2018

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue for Q3-2018
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced record Q3 bookings and revenue for Q3 2018. ExaGrid grew at a rate of 30% over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its trend of progressive growth at a...
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September 27, 2018

Africa’s Leading BCM Services Provider Secures Client Data Using ExaGrid
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that ContinuitySA, Africa's leading provider of business continuity management (BCM) and resilience services, has chosen ExaGrid's disk-based backup systems as its...
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September 25, 2018

ExaGrid Achieves a Net Promoter Score of +73
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that the company has achieved a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of +73 in response to a recently conducted NPS survey. The NPS customer loyalty metric measures how likely...
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September 13, 2018

City of Aurora, CO Replaces Tape Backups with Disk-based ExaGrid System
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that the City of Aurora, Colorado's third largest city, has replaced its tape-based backups with ExaGrid's disk-based backup storage system.
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September 6, 2018

ExaGrid Responds to Customer Demand, Expands Global Sales Teams by Over 30%
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that in response to customer demand, the company is expanding its worldwide salesforce by over 30%. ExaGrid has requisitions open for over 50 sales positions in...
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August 30, 2018

AspenTech Modernizes Global Data Backup and Recovery Strategy with ExaGrid
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that Aspen Tech, the asset optimization software company, has modernized its backup and recovery environment globally by replacing its tape libraries with ExaGrid...
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August 13, 2018

VAD Technologies and ExaGrid announce ME distribution partnership
Hyper-converged secondary storage for backup provider ExaGrid has announced the expansion of its Middle Eastern coverage with the appointment of Rami Nasser as its regional sales director for the Middle East, India, and Africa. The firm will be adding sales...
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August 9, 2018

ExaGrid Penetrates Middle East Backup Storage Market with Dedicated Sales Team and Distributor Partnership
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced the expansion of its Middle Eastern coverage with the appointment of Rami Nasser as ExaGrid's Regional Sales Director for the Middle East, India, and Africa. In...
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July 11, 2018

ExaGrid, Hyper-converged Secondary Storage for Backup Leader, Reports Record Q2 Bookings and Revenue for Q2-2018
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced record Q2 bookings and revenue for Q2 2018. ExaGrid grew at a rate of 22% over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its trend of progressive growth at a...
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July 10, 2018

Vendor of the Year – Enterprise Backup Storage
ExaGrid has been named Storage Magazine’s “Enterprise Backup Storage Vendor of the Year” at its annual awards ceremony – the Storries XV – in London, UK. Winners are determined by public vote, so receipt of this award is especially important; it...
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ExaGrid Voted “Enterprise Backup Storage Vendor of the Year”
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that it has been voted Storage Magazine's "Enterprise Backup Storage Vendor of the Year" at its annual awards ceremony – the Storries XV – in London, UK. Winners...
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June 14, 2018

Mastering the Art of Backing Up
Good data protection management means having effective processes and methodologies in place to maintain data integrity. But how is the backup and data protection market shaping up in the region?
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May 14, 2018

Scale-out storage vendor ExaGrid looks to continue momentum with Nutanix
ExaGrid recently unveiled a new top-of-the-line appliance, and entered into a Nutanix-focused partnership with data protection provider HYCU. At the recent New Orleans Nutanix .NEXT event, ExaGrid was communicating its message to Nutanix partners and customers...
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April 11, 2018

ExaGrid Grew 20% from 1Q17 to 1Q18
First generation deduplication solutions can be cost prohibitive for backup storage and are also slow for backups, restores, and VM boots, which is why over 80% of ExaGrid's newly-acquired customers are replacing Dell EMC Data Domain, HP StoreOnce, Commvault...
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April 10, 2018

ExaGrid, Hyper-converged Secondary Storage for Backup Leader, Reports Record Q1 Bookings and Revenue for Q1-2018
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced record Q1 bookings and revenue for Q1 2018. ExaGrid grew at a rate of 20% over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its trend of progressive growth at a...
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March 16, 2018

Top Fastest Growing Storage Companies in 2017
ExaGrid included in Storage Newsletter's list of the Top Fastest Growing Storage Companies in 2017.
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March 5, 2018

2018 Network Computing Finalist ‘Return on Investment’
ExaGrid has once again been selected as a finalist by Network Computing for its 2018 ‘Return on Investment’ award, first introduced – and won by ExaGrid – in 2015. This award recognizes the solution that helps organizations reduce operating costs...
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ExaGrid Named a ‘Finalist’ by Network Computing in 2018 Awards
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that its EX40000E backup storage appliance with data deduplication has once again been selected as a finalist by Network Computing for its 2018 'Return on...
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February 15, 2018

A More Elegant (and Affordable) Approach to Nutanix Backups
One of the more perplexing challenges that Nutanix administrators face is how to protect the data in their Nutanix deployments.
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February 12, 2018

ExaGrid and Comtrade Software Announce Integrated Hyper-converged Backup Storage Solution for Virtualized Environments
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, and Comtrade Software, developer of HYCU, – intelligent application data protection – have partnered to offer a backup-application-to-backup-storage solution purpose-built for...
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ExaGrid Announces Largest Scale-out System, EX63000
ExaGrid announced its largest, most powerful appliance in its arsenal of backup storage with data deduplication - the EX63000E. The appliance has 58% more capacity than its predecessor, allowing for a 63TB full backup.
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February 8, 2018

ExaGrid Announces Its Largest Scale-Out System to Date, Doubling Full Backup Capacity and Ingest Speed
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, announced its largest, most powerful appliance in its arsenal of backup storage with data deduplication – the EX63000E. The EX63000E appliance has 58% more capacity than its...
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January 18, 2018

Finalist – 2017 Product of the Year Award
ExaGrid has been named a finalist for TechTarget’s Storage Magazine/SearchStorage.com’s 2017 “Product of the Year” award. ExaGrid’s EX series of backup storage appliances were selected for the “Backup and DR Hardware” category. ...
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ExaGrid Selected as Finalist for Storage Magazine’s 2017 “Product of the Year – Backup and DR Hardware” Award
ExaGrid, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that its EX Series of backup storage appliances with data deduplication has once again been selected as a finalist for TechTarget's Storage magazine/SearchStorage.com...
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January 9, 2018

ExaGrid, Provider of Hyper-converged Secondary Storage for Backup, Reports Record Quarterly Revenue for Q4-2017 and Record Annual Revenue for 2017
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced record revenue for Q4 2017. ExaGrid grew over 20% from the same quarter a year ago as well as for the full year of 2017 over 2016. The company is growing faster than...
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January 8, 2018

Excitable Backupper ExaGrid Eyes IPO
ExaGrid says it's steering a methodical path to an eventual IPO unlike reckless cash-burning storage startups that fail or need to be acquired (rescued).
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November 30, 2017

Placed in Top Category for Fourth Consecutive Year
ExaGrid has once again been ranked in the top category of “Recommended” in the DCIG Deduplication Backup Target Appliance Buyer’s Guide. ...
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ExaGrid Named ‘Recommended’ Solution for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances by DCIG
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage (HCSS) for backup with data deduplication, today announced that independent analyst firm DCIG once again ranked the ExaGrid disk-based backup appliance in the top category of "Recommended" in...
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November 28, 2017

Hyper-Converged Backup and Recovery Product of the Year
ExaGrid’s EX series of backup appliances has been honoured by SVC with its 2017 Hyper-Converged Backup and Recovery Product of the Year award. ...
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ExaGrid Voted “Hyper-converged Backup and Recovery Product of the Year” in 2017 SVC Awards
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage (HCSS) for backup with data deduplication, today announced that its EX series of appliances has been honoured by SVC with its 2017 Hyper-converged Backup and Recovery Product of the Year award....
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August 11, 2017

Disk-based backup a thing of the past? Not so fast, according to ExaGrid Systems
As companies increasingly turn to virtualization for their computing needs, the transition is also spurring innovation in data storage solutions.
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July 10, 2017

ExaGrid, Next Generation Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Reports Record Quarterly Revenue for Q2-2017
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of next generation disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced record bookings and revenue for Q2 2017. ExaGrid grew double digits over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its trend of...
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April 19, 2017

ExaGrid Version 5.0 Adds Advanced Support for Oracle RMAN Channels, Veeam SOBR, and Replication to AWS
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of next generation disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced its newly-released Version 5.0 that now provides advanced support for Oracle RMAN Channels, Veeam Scale-Out Backup Repository (SOBR),...
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April 12, 2017

ExaGrid, Next Generation Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Reports Record Quarterly Revenue for Q1-2017
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of next generation disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced record bookings and revenue for Q1 2017. ExaGrid grew double digits over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its trend of...
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January 10, 2017

ExaGrid, Next Generation Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Reports Record Quarterly Revenue for Q4-2016 and Record Annual Revenue for 2016
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced record revenue for Q4 2016. In addition, Q4 was the company's 12th consecutive cash positive quarter. ExaGrid grew double digits over the previous...
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December 21, 2016

ExaGrid Expands Longstanding Veritas Certification of OpenStorage Technology Plug-in
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that it has expanded its longstanding support of Veritas' OpenStorage Technology (OST) to include the Veritas NetBackup 5200 and 5300 line of...
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December 20, 2016

“Product of the Year, Backup and Recovery/Archive”
SVC awarded ExaGrid’s EX40000E appliance its 2016 “Product of the Year, Backup and Recovery/Archive.” Winners were determined by popular vote and were announced at the SVC Awards Gala Ceremony on December 1 in London. The SVC Awards recognize the...
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ExaGrid EX40000E Voted SVC Awards 2016 “Product of the Year – Backup and Recovery/Archive”
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that its EX40000E appliance has been honoured by SVC with its 2016 Product of the Year award in the Backup and Recovery/Archive category. Winners were...
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November 16, 2016

ExaGrid, Leading Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Announces Collaboration with Pure Storage on Innovative Reference Architecture with Veeam
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication, today announced a collaboration with Pure Storage®, the market's leading independent solid-state array vendor, to deliver end-to-end data storage solutions. Due to high demand...
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October 20, 2016

High Ranking in Buyer’s Guide
DCIG listed ExaGrid disk-based backup appliances as “Recommended,” the highest ranking, in its 2016-17 Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer’s Guide. According to the report, ExaGrid’s scale-out architecture, unique landing zone, and ongoing...
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ExaGrid Named ‘Recommended’ Solution for Disk Backup by DCIG
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that independent analyst firm DCIG once again ranked the ExaGrid disk-based backup appliance as "Recommended" in its recently published 2016-17...
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October 5, 2016

ExaGrid, Leading Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Reports Record Revenue for Q3 2016
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced record Q3 revenue. This is also the company's eleventh consecutive cash positive quarter. Marking continued success in its upmarket move into enterprise...
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October 4, 2016

“Product of the Year, Value for the Money”
ExaGrid’s EX40000E appliance was honored with the “Product of the Year, Value for the Money” award at the 2016 Storage Awards ceremony in London. Winners were determined by a public vote, once again validating the excellence of the technology and service...
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ExaGrid EX40000E Named SVC Awards 2016 “Product of the Year” Finalist
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that its EX40000E appliance has been named a finalist for a 2016 Storage, Virtualization, Cloud (SVC) Award in the "Backup and Recovery/Archive Product...
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July 12, 2016

ExaGrid, Leading Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Reports Record Revenue for Q2 2016
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that it is continuing its rapid growth in the disk-based backup storage market with record revenue in Q2 2016. ExaGrid grew revenue with double-digit...
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June 28, 2016

ExaGrid EX40000E Wins Storage Award at The Storries XIII
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication, announced today that its EX40000E appliance has been named Storage Magazine's 'Value for the Money' product of the year at their annual awards ceremony. Winners were determined...
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May 11, 2016

ExaGrid’s Former Senior VP of Engineering Rejoins Company
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication, today announced that Yee-ching Chao, ExaGrid's former Senior Vice President of Engineering, has rejoined the company in the same capacity. Yee-ching was originally with ExaGrid...
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May 10, 2016

ExaGrid, Leading Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Announces Partnership with Nimble Storage
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication, today announced that it has partnered with Nimble Storage, the leader in predictive flash storage, to develop and deliver a variety of go-to-market programs.
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April 19, 2016

ExaGrid Added to Veeam Alliance Attach Program for Resellers
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that it has been added to the Veeam® Alliance Attach Program, which encourages solution selling of ExaGrid’s and Veeam's complementary technologies...
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April 6, 2016

ExaGrid, Leading Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Reports Record Revenue for Q1 2016
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that it is continuing its fast growth in the disk-based backup storage market with record revenue in Q1 2016. ExaGrid grew revenue with double-digit...
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February 23, 2016

ExaGrid Backup Storage Appliance Named “Product of the Year – Backup Hardware” by Storage Magazine/SearchStorage.com
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication and sole Visionary in Gartner's 2015 "Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances,"1 today announced that its EX32000E appliance has been named "Product of the Year...
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February 19, 2016

ExaGrid VP of Sales – 2016 Channel Chief
ExaGrid’s vice president of sales, Nick Ganio, was named one of CRN’s 2016 Channel Chiefs. Channel Chiefs are selected by the CRN editorial team based on channel experience, program innovations, channel-driven revenue, and public support for the importance...
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February 16, 2016

“Product of the Year, Backup Hardware”
Storage Magazine/TechTarget named ExaGrid’s EX32000E as its 2015 “Gold” Product of the Year, Backup Hardware – its top distinction in the category! These annual awards showcase the year’s latest and greatest products. According to Storage Magazine,...
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February 3, 2016

Three Storage Upstarts Hit Back at Doom, Gloom ‘n’ Layoffs News
Amidst the six-way storage startup staff lay-off gloom, another three companies* are going the other way. ExaGrid, ownCloud and Simplivity are showing the storage market still has a thirst for great products. Wake up competitors, and smell the coffee.
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January 12, 2016

ExaGrid Accelerates Scale-Out Disk-based Backup with Deduplication to the Enterprise Data Center
Today, ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, announced the largest, most powerful appliance in its arsenal of backup solutions with data deduplication: the EX40000E. The EX40000E appliance is 66% more dense than its predecessor, providing...
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January 6, 2016

ExaGrid Posts Record Year in 2015 with Double-Digit Growth and Cash-Positive Status
Revolutionary backup storage provider ExaGrid announced today that it had a record year in 2015 and grew over 20% from 2014 to 2015. ExaGrid was cash positive for all four quarters in 2015 and for the year, and has been cash positive for eight consecutive...
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December 7, 2015

Zerto Adds ExaGrid Dedupe
ExaGrid and Zerto have partnered to deliver complementary solutions - CDP along with long-term archiving - improving performance and cost efficiency in IT datacenters.
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December 1, 2015

ExaGrid and Zerto Partner to Arm Customers with Replication and Backup Functionality that Improves Speed, Flexibility, and Cost Efficiency for IT Datacenters
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication, today announced that it has partnered with Zerto, setting the standard for protection, recovery and migration of data in cloud and virtualized data centers, to deliver...
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November 18, 2015

StorageCraft and ExaGrid Join Forces for Best-of-Breed Backup Software and Storage
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of scale-out disk-based backup storage with data deduplication, and StorageCraft® Technology Corp., the leader in backup and disaster recovery software, have announced a partnership that provides a unique end-to-end solution...
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October 26, 2015

Lawndale Christian Health Center Chooses ExaGrid Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance to Replace its Legacy Tape Solution to Achieve Faster Backups and Seamless Disaster Recovery
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup solutions and sole Visionary in Gartner's 2015 "Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances"1, today announced Lawndale Christian Health Center has implemented a two-site ExaGrid disk-based...
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ExaGrid and OffsiteDataSync Partner to Offer Disaster Recovery as a Cloud Service and DR as a Service (DRaaS)
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage, and OffsiteDataSync, a leading provider of data retention, disaster recovery (DR) and hosted cloud computing services, today announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership to deliver...
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October 20, 2015

ExaGrid to Showcase Award-Winning Disk-Based Backup Storage and Recovery for VMs at VeeamON 2015
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions and sole Visionary in Gartner's 2015 "Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances,"1 today announced that it will showcase its award-winning backup...
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October 14, 2015

ExaGrid Set to Present at Truth in Backup Events, Led By W. Curtis Preston, to Discuss Top Strategies for Recovery of Physical, Virtual, and Cloud Environments
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, and sole Visionary in Gartner's 2015 "Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances" 1, today announced it will join as a presenting company with one of...
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October 13, 2015

“Finalist – Backup and Recovery/Archive Product of the Year”
The Storage, Virtualisation, Cloud (SVC) Awards reward the products, projects and services as well as honour companies and teams operating in the cloud, virtualisation and storage sectors. ExaGrid has been named a Finalist in the Storage category for “Backup...
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ExaGrid Named SVC Awards 2015 “Product of the Year” Finalist
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions and sole Visionary in Gartner's 2015 "Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances," 1 today announced that its EX32000E appliance has been named a...
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October 9, 2015

ExaGrid, Simplivity and Zadara: Storage Slowdown? Not for Us
Three storage startups claim they are still experiencing strong growth, even while mainstream vendors' revenue expansion remains disappointing. And the reason? Well, if you asked these three, it could be as simple as better or more efficient technology.
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October 7, 2015

ExaGrid, Leading Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor, Reports Record Quarter for Q3 2015 with Record Bookings and Revenue
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced that it is continuing its fast growth in the disk-based backup market, with record bookings and record revenue in Q3 2015. ExaGrid grew bookings 24...
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October 6, 2015

ExaGrid Named Sole ‘Visionary’ in Magic Quadrant
In Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances, ExaGrid was the only company listed as a ‘visionary.’ Companies named as “Visionaries” deliver innovative products with capabilities that are often ahead of the mainstream...
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ExaGrid Named Sole “Visionary” in Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage with data deduplication solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as the sole Visionary in the Visionaries quadrant of the 2015 "Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target...
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September 29, 2015

Operator Groep Delft (OGD) Delivers Innovative New Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Platform Featuring ExaGrid and Veeam Availability Solution
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced that Operator Groep Delft (OGD) has chosen the ExaGrid and Veeam Availability solution as a critical component of its new Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) platform offering. OGD is...
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September 1, 2015

ExaGrid to Showcase Disk-Based Backup Solution During Storage Decisions, Backup 2.0 Road Tour
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, today announced it will showcase its award-winning ExaGrid backup appliance during the upcoming Storage Decisions, Backup 2.0 Road Tour, taking place on September 17 in Dallas, Texas and September...
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August 25, 2015

Storing in an Undeduplicated Form Means a Faster Restore
ExaGrid's growth is a reminder that Data Domain is not having everything its own way in the deduping back-up-to-disk market. V4.9 of ExaGrid's appliance software has global deduplication across all NAS shares and appliances in a scale-out GRID, along with...
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August 24, 2015

ExaGrid and Veeam Extend Leadership in Availability Solutions for the Modern Data Center
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage solutions, today announced that together with Veeam® Software, the two companies have extended their leadership in availability solutions for the modern data center. This is demonstrated across...
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August 17, 2015

ExaGrid Releases Software 4.9 With Expanded Deduplication & Oracle RMAN Support
ExaGrid announced that it has updated its software for its line of backup storage appliances to the latest version, 4.9. This update offers two key features: supporting data deduplication globally across all NAS shares and all appliances in a single scale-out...
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ExaGrid Upgrade Expands Dedupe, Oracle RMAN Channels Support
ExaGrid has always supported Oracle, but its newly unveiled support of Oracle RMAN Channels enables enterprises to back up Oracle databases up to 800 terabytes. RMAN Channels automatically writes sections in parallel to all NAS shares, and then automatically...
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August 11, 2015

U.S. Legal Support, Inc. Replaces Costly, Inefficient Cloud Service with ExaGrid-Veeam Availability Solution to Deliver Fastest Possible Backups While Reducing Backup Times by 84%
Today, ExaGrid Systems, a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, announced that U.S. Legal Support, Inc. has deployed the ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover for fast, efficient data protection. The combination of ExaGrid's industry-leading virtual...
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August 6, 2015

ExaGrid to Join with Veeam Software and MNJ Technologies to Discuss How to Ensure Optimum Backup and Recovery of VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V Virtualized Environments
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, today announced it will be joining with Veeam® Software and MNJ Technologies at the upcoming MSTUG (Mississippi Technology User Group) Lunch & Learn. During the event, attendees will learn how...
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July 28, 2015

Jordan’s Furniture Replaces EMC Storage with Tightly Integrated ExaGrid-Veeam Backup Solution for Virtualized Environments
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced that Jordan's Furniture is now using ExaGrid's disk-based backup system with Veeam Backup & Replication to cost effectively solve the problems of limited capacity and growing data...
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July 21, 2015

“Most Valuable Product Award”
Computer Technology Review honored ExaGrid’s disk-based backup appliance with its “Most Valuable Product (MVP) 2015” award. CTR named ExaGrid’s solution as among those that “should be at the top of every IT professional’s evaluation shortlist.”...
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ExaGrid Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Named Computer Technology Review 2015 MVP Award Winner
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced its ExaGrid disk-based backup appliance has received a Computer Technology Review Most Valuable Product (MVP) 2015 Award. Comprehensively reviewed by the Computer Technology Review...
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July 14, 2015

ExaGrid Disk-Based Backup Storage Appliance Vendor Reports Record Quarter for Q2 2015 with Record Bookings and Revenue
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced that it is continuing its fast growth in the disk-based backup market, with record bookings and revenue in Q2 2015. ExaGrid grew bookings 28 percent over the same quarter a year ago,...
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July 8, 2015

ExaGrid to Join with Veeam to Showcase Unsurpassed Backup and Data Protection Solutions During Upcoming FLGISA 2015 Annual Conference
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage solutions, today announced it will join with Veeam® Software to jointly showcase the companies' award-winning, cost-effective disk-based backup solution during the upcoming Florida Local Government...
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June 24, 2015

“Service to Industry Award”
Graham Woods, ExaGrid’s Vice President of International Systems Engineers, was presented with the “Service to Industry Award” at the Storage Awards 2015, held at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London on June 18. This award recognizes Woods’ contributions...
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ExaGrid Vice President Graham Woods Wins Storage Award at The Storries XII
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced that its Vice President of International Systems Engineers at ExaGrid, Graham Woods, was presented with the “Service to Industry Award” at the Storage Awards 2015, held at the...
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June 22, 2015

Key considerations when moving data backup from tape to disk with data deduplication
For decades, IT organisations have performed nightly backup of all their data to tape, which has been used primarily due to low cost. The retention of most organisations is typically 12 weeks onsite and can be up to as much as seven years offsite.
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June 9, 2015

ExaGrid to Showcase Backup Storage Appliance During “Backup 2.0 Road Tour” and Truth In Backup Events
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced it will showcase its newly enhanced backup appliance as well as discuss how to deploy stress-free backup during TechTarget’s Storage Decisions “Backup 2.0 Road Tour” and Truth...
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ExaGrid to Showcase Award-Winning Backup Appliance and Discuss Stress-Free Backup at VeeamON and Truth In Backup London
ExaGrid®, the leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced it will showcase its award-winning backup appliance as well as discuss how to deploy stress-free backup at two of Europe’s premier data center management events – VeeamON and...
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June 3, 2015

ExaGrid Appoints EMEA, APAC Vice President
ExaGrid, a provider of disk-based backup storage, has appointed Andy Walsky as the VP of sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia-Pacific (APAC). Walsky will focus on the further development of the reseller channel and hiring of sales...
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June 1, 2015

ExaGrid Appoints Industry Veteran Andy Walsky as VP of EMEA and APAC Sales to Address Burgeoning Growth
ExaGrid®, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced the appointment of Andy Walsky as Vice President of Sales, EMEA and APAC. Walsky brings proven sales leadership to ExaGrid, with two decades of experience developing and executing...
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May 27, 2015

Get Answers For System Sizing Of Backup Storage With Data Deduplication
Data deduplication compares each backup to previous backups and only stores the bytes or blocks that change. Employing data deduplication with backup storage greatly reduces the amount of disk storage required and also saves on WAN bandwidth as only the...
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April 21, 2015

ExaGrid Software Upgrade Increases Capacity and Improves Replication for Its Backup Storage Appliances
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup storage, today announced the availability of version 4.8 of its software for the ExaGrid family of backup storage appliances. The new release increases the number of appliances to 25 in a single scale-out GRID,...
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April 14, 2015

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings in Q1 2015, Continues its Upward Trajectory in the Disk-Based Backup Appliance Market
ExaGrid, a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, today announced that Q1 2015 was its most successful quarter to date. The company achieved record bookings and marked its fifth consecutive quarter as both cash and P&L positive. In addition, the...
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April 1, 2015

VSM Interview with ExaGrid CEO, Bill Andrews
There are a lot of changes in the datacenter. Servers are being virtualized and fast read storage is now flash versus spinning. Organizations are using some cloud applications but are still mostly running their own. Some organizations are looking to...
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March 25, 2015

ExaGrid Wins ‘Return on Investment’ Award at Network Computing Awards 2015
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. announced today that it has won the 'Return on Investment' award at the Annual Network Computing Awards 2015 ceremony in London. This latest award confirms its leadership position in the disk-based backup storage with deduplication...
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“Return on Investment Award”
ExaGrid is the first recipient of Network Computing’s ‘Return on Investment’ award that was presented at the annual awards ceremony in London. This award further validates ExaGrid’s leadership position in the disk-based backup storage with...
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March 3, 2015

ExaGrid Expands in Crowded Backup Appliance Market
Since it began selling deduplication backup appliances in 2008, ExaGrid has watched its competition expand in the form of large vendors such as EMC, Symantec, Dell, Hewlett-Packard and Hitachi Data Systems plus a plethora of smaller companies. Yet, ExaGrid...
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February 18, 2015

ExaGrid Nibbles at EMC’s Ankles
If you just provide one product — you need to make it better than a rival that sells lots of different ones. That’s why one Massachusetts company thinks it’s beating another local giant. The David in this story is Westborough, Mass.-based ExaGrid whose...
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February 4, 2015

ExaGrid CEO Making Big Investments in 100 Percent Channel Model
ExaGrid Systems CEO Bill Andrews said the fast-growing deduplication backup appliance company is making big investments in its 100 percent channel sales model as it moves to disrupt large competitors such as EMC, Hewlett-Packard and Symantec.
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February 3, 2015

Boosting Backup Capacity with Virtual Servers
Over the past two decades, IT departments have had dedicated physical servers per application. Disk storage is associated with each server as direct attached, network attached, or storage area network storage.
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January 27, 2015

10 Predictions for Data Protection in 2015
In most respects, data backup has been done the same way for 30 years. Change is slower in backup than any other area in IT. The reason is that backup is a complicated problem.
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January 19, 2015

ExaGrid Posts Record Growth in 2014 with Double-Digit Revenue Growth and Cash-Positive Status
ExaGrid Systems Inc. has announced that it had double-digit growth from 2013 to 2014. For its fourth quarter revenue, the company had record bookings and was both cash and P&L positive in all four quarters of last year and for the entire year of 2014.
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January 13, 2015

ExaGrid Posts Record Year in 2014 with Double-Digit Revenue Growth and Cash-Positive Status
Revolutionary backup storage provider ExaGrid Systems announced today that it had double-digit growth from 2013 to 2014, earning record bookings for its fourth quarter revenue and year. ExaGrid was also both cash and P&L positive for all four quarters in 2014...
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ExaGrid Posts Record Growth in 2014
Revolutionary backup storage provider ExaGrid Systems announced today that it had double-digit growth from 2013 to 2014, earning record bookings for its fourth quarter revenue and year.
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January 9, 2015

Data Backup Hardware: 2014 Products of the Year Finalists
The 10 finalists in the data backup hardware category for the Storage magazine/SearchStorage.com 2014 Products of the Year award offer competitive, feature-rich data protection products.
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January 8, 2015

Moving from tape to disk backup with data deduplication
For over 50 years, IT organizations have performed nightly backup of all their data to tape, which has been used primarily due to low cost. The retention of most organizations is typically 12 weeks onsite and can be up to as much as seven years offsite.
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December 22, 2014

ExaGrid Predictions for Data Protection for 2015
Tape backup will be relegated to either offsite DR or for long-term version history. Backing up to tape at the primary site will virtually disappear in 2015 and will be replaced with disk-based backup with data deduplication. 50% of all offsite DR will be tape...
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December 16, 2014

ExaGrid Brings Scale-Out Disk-based Backup with Deduplication to the Enterprise Data Centre
ExaGrid Systems has announced the largest, most powerful appliance in its arsenal of back up solutions with data deduplication: the EX32000E.
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November 25, 2014

“Best in Class 2014”
Independent analyst firm DCIG gives ExaGrid’s EX13000E top ranking of “Recommended.” Dominating two of DCIG’s most recent buyer’s guides, ExaGrid earned the top 6 of the top 10 positions in the DCIG 2014-15 Deduplicating Backup Appliance Under $50K...
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ExaGrid Systems Named ‘Recommended’ Solution for Disk Backup by DCIG for Midrange Organizations
Dominating two of the most recent buyer’s guides from independent analyst firm DCIG, ExaGrid Systems, earned the top 6 of the top 10 positions in the DCIG 2014-15 Deduplicating Backup Appliance Under $50K Buyer’s Guide and 7 of the top 10 positions in the...
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ExaGrid Systems Named ‘Recommended’ Solution for Disk Backup by DCIG for Midrange Organizations
Dominating two of the most recent buyer's guides from independent analyst firm DCIG, ExaGrid Systems, Inc. earned the top 6 of the top 10 positions in the DCIG 2014-15 Deduplicating Backup Appliance Under $50K Buyer's Guide and 7 of the top 10 positions in the...
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November 12, 2014

ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover Improves Performance for Veeam Synthetic Full by 6X According to New ESG Lab Report
Today, ExaGrid Systems, a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, announced that prominent IT analyst firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) has tested and validated the creation of Veeam synthetic full backups using the ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data...
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ExaGrid Veeam Accelerated Data Mover Improves Performance for Veeam Synthetic Full by 6X According the New ESG Lab Report
Today, ExaGrid Systems, a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, announced that prominent IT analyst firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) has tested and validated the creation of Veeam synthetic full backups using the ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data...
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November 4, 2014

Why ExaGrid & Veeam are Rockin’ VM Backup and Restore – and ROI
Let's face it, you built your data center for one reason: to generate revenue. The return on investment of your hardware, software, and people really depends on what you do with that infrastructure: Is it mostly used for production activities? Or is there a...
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October 23, 2014

Tips for Better Deduplication
Deduplication can now be regarded as a mature technology. It’s been around for a decade and in that time has become an integral part of backup and storage processes. But that doesn’t mean the technology has become static. Deduplication strategies have...
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October 17, 2014

ExaGrid Buffs Up Its Disk Backup Appliances
ExaGrid is squeezing more disk backup capacity and performance out of its grid-based, disk backup systems.
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October 16, 2014

ExaGrid EX32000E Appliance Backup Solution Announced
ExaGrid Systems has announced the EX32000E backup appliance solution, which replaces the very versatile EX21000E as its largest and most powerful appliance to date highlighted by data deduplication and their data landing zone.
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October 14, 2014

ExaGrid Brings Scale-Out Disk-based Backup with Deduplication to the Enterprise Data Center
Today, ExaGrid Systems, a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, announced the largest, most powerful appliance in its arsenal of backup solutions with data deduplication: the EX32000E. Leveraging the strength of ExaGrid’s scale-out GRID...
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October 8, 2014

Updating your backup approach — from physical servers to virtualized environments
Backup is often at the bottom of the list for IT teams -- an afterthought even -- but having an effective backup and disaster recovery plan in place means considering backup as an important piece of the IT strategy. Over the past two decades, IT departments...
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October 7, 2014

ExaGrid Systems Continues its Fast Growth in the Disk-Based Backup Market with Record Revenue in Q3 2014
ExaGrid Systems, a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, has announced its most successful quarter to date with record revenue in Q3 2014 while marking the company's third consecutive quarter as both cash and P&L positive. "The market is really...
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Out with the old and in with the new: How backup changes from physical servers to virtualized environments
Backup is often at the bottom of the list for IT teams -- an afterthought even -- but having an effective backup and disaster recovery plan in place means considering backup as an important piece of the IT strategy. Over the past two decades, IT departments...
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Deduplication Appliance Buying Guide
Gartner recently came out with a Magic Quadrant for deduplication backup target appliances. The analyst firm named EMC and HP as leaders, with Quantum and ExaGrid also receiving good grades.
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October 6, 2014

ExaGrid at VeeamON 2014
ExaGrid’s disk-based backup appliances are engineered to provide a straightforward and reliable backup experience for VMware customers using Veeam backup software. Combining the two virtual server data protection solutions allows customers to utilize Veeam...
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October 3, 2014

Storage Review’s ExaGrid EX21000E Disk Backup Appliance Review
The ExaGrid EX21000E is a deduplication appliance for backup and recovery that is about as flexible as it gets. With support for over 20 backup software packages, scale-out architecture that expands compute with capacity and rapid recovery using the landing...
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September 23, 2014

ExaGrid Systems Reaches Two Major Milestones with 2000th Customer & Another U.S. Patent
ExaGrid Systems, the industry-leading backup appliance storage provider, today announced that it has added its 2000th customer. Its highly scalable backup solutions are relied on by organizations across all industries that require a reliable and permanent...
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August 27, 2014

New ExaGrid Software Increases Total Ingest and Capacity by 40 Percent
ExaGrid Systems, the backup appliance storage provider just named an industry Visionary in Gartner’s recent “Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances” i report, is launching version 4.7 of its software for the ExaGrid family of backup...
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August 7, 2014

ExaGrid Named a Visionary in Magic Quadrant
ExaGrid was positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Visionaries quadrant of its first Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances research publication. Companies named as “Visionaries” deliver innovative products with capabilities that are often...
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ExaGrid Systems Named a Visionary in Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Visionaries quadrant of the first “Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances.” ExaGrid, a fast-growing...
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June 16, 2014

“Disk-Based Product of the Year Award”
Storage Magazine presented its “Disk-Based Product of the Year Award – Small/Midrange” to ExaGrid at the Annual Storage Awards 2014 ceremony in London. Winners were determined by a public vote, further validating the industry’s recognition of the...
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ExaGrid Named ‘Disk-Based Product of the Year’ at Annual Storage Awards 2014
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. announced today that it has been named ‘Disk-Based Product of the Year: Small/Midrange’ at the Annual Storage Awards 2014 ceremony on June 12, 2014 in London, confirming its leadership position for disk-based backup with...
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April 23, 2014

Straight Talk: Disk Staging
Since disk has historically been too expensive compared to tape, most IT organizations found a middle ground by using a small amount of disk between the backup/media server and the tape library to hold the most recent one to two weeks of backup data. Disk...
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April 16, 2014

Data Backed Up by ExaGrid Up 108% in Two Years
Research confirms that data growth remains a major backup challenge for organisations.  Conducted on ExaGrid's behalf by Onva Consulting Limited, the research highlights the benefits of ExaGrid's landing zone and scale-out approach to backup and included...
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April 14, 2014

Solving the Data Growth Challenge
New research from ExaGrid Systems based on responses from over 400 customers has confirmed that data growth remains a major backup challenge for organizations.
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April 11, 2014

ExaGrid’s Backup Technology Solves Predicted Data Growth Challenges
Feedback from over 400 customers validates the leadership of ExaGrid's unique landing zone and scale-out approach to backup. It shows that by selecting ExaGrid, organisations can transform the performance of their backup and restore processes, and...
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Rise of Disk Storage Leaves tape with Specialized Backup Role
For agencies with mid-range requirements, tape has steadily been losing ground to disk-based systems in the cost for performance equation. And today, tools are available  to simplify the transfer of data from tape to disk-drive based systems.
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April 9, 2014

Straight Talk: Backup to Tape
Exploring the deficiencies of tape and how backing up to disk can help address these problems.
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Customers Confirm ExaGrid’s Backup Technology Solves Predicted Data Growth Challenges
New research from ExaGrid Systems customers confirms that data growth remains a major backup challenge for organizations. It also highlights the benefits of ExaGrid’s unique landing zone and scale-out approach to backup, which demonstrates why the company is...
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March 26, 2014

Straight Talk: Introduction to Disk Backup with Deduplication
The movement from using tape for backup to using disk for backup is well underway, with about 70 per cent of IT organisations now using disk staging in front of a tape library onsite, and approximately 15 per cent of IT organisations having replaced their...
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February 21, 2014

ExaGrid CEO: Cloud Backups ‘Virtually Disappeared’ From Our Market
As a small private company competing with EMC, Symantec, Dell and Hewlett-Packard (HP) in a market that some see is in decline, ExaGrid certainly faces a big challenge in the target deduplication appliance field.  But ExaGrid CEO Bill Andrews says his company...
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January 14, 2014

Tipping the Scale
According to feedback from over 400 ExaGrid customers, the relentless growth in data will continue unchecked in 2014, while 88 percent of businesses see data growth as having the biggest impact on the backup and restore infrastructure in 2014.
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Patent Innovation From ExaGrid
ExaGrid has been awarded a new patent for "Systems and Methods for Managing Delta Versions". The innovation is the sixth patent ExaGrid has been awarded and reflects the company's commitment to developing the most advanced disk-based backup solutions on the...
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January 10, 2014

ExaGrid Grew 10% From 3Q13 to 4Q13
"ExaGrid achieved a number of great milestones in 2013," said Bill Andrews, CEO, ExaGrid. "ExaGrid has the first and only product in the category of scale-out disk-based backup with data deduplication. Customers increasingly understand the need to add compute...
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January 9, 2014

Backup Dedupe Bods ExaGrid: We’re ‘Cash-Positive’ this Is Our Year
Deduplicating backup-to-disk startup ExaGrid is now cash-positive and thinks this could be its breakout year. ExaGrid is one of several suppliers trailing along behind EMC's Data Domain unit in the deduplicating backup-to-disk system market. Even with what...
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January 7, 2014

ExaGrid Momentum Continues with Double-Digit Growth and Cash Positive Status
Building products to solve the backup problem, ExaGrid Systems announced today that it grew 10 percent from Q3-13 to Q4-13. The company also announced that it has turned cash positive and will be cash positive from this point moving forward. The company...
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December 20, 2013

The 50 top-funded tech firms in Boston
The list is part of this week's Boston Business Journal print cover story, headlined "They Might Be Giants." The story looks at which Boston tech companies have the potential to grow large and stay independent over the long term — leading to the creation of...
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December 12, 2013

Grid Claims Patent Edge in Backup War
While there are many wars in tech, perhaps none is as intense as that waged in the backup market, and ExaGrid is pulling out a new weapon. No, it’s not a hot new feature or super discounts. It is Patent number 8,589,363.
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December 11, 2013

Newly Issued Patent Extends Technological Excellence Lead for ExaGrid Systems, Puts Pressure on Competition
Further establishing its technological advantage, ExaGrid Systems, Inc., was awarded Patent #8,589,363, "Systems and Methods for Managing Delta Versions," on Nov. 19, 2013. The innovation is the sixth patent ExaGrid has been awarded and clearly demonstrates...
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ExaGrid Introducing Universal Backup Share
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. introduced Universal Backup Share, a product feature that further expands the advantages of its zone-level deduplication over traditional block-level deduplication approaches by providing the ability to accept backup data from a...
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December 10, 2013

A Tale of Two Architectures
The key difference between scale-up and scale-out architectures is that scale-up treats backup as just a storage problem. But backup is a data movement, data processing and data storage problem. As a result, because scale-up only provides a single resource...
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December 6, 2013

ExaGrid Wins ‘Product of the Year’ at Techworld Awards 2013
ExaGrid's EX13000E has been named 'Storage/Big Data Product of the Year' at the Techworld Awards 2013. "ExaGrid beat off stiff competition to win the Techworld 'Storage/Big Data Product of the Year Award' because of its powerful combination of scalability,...
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ExaGrid Wins ‘Product of the Year’ at Techworld Awards 2013
ExaGrid's EX13000E has been named 'Storage/Big Data Product of the Year' at the Techworld Awards 2013. This win extends the company's successful streak for being ranked as best-in-class for disk-based backup with deduplication. The EX13000E was selected for...
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December 5, 2013

“Technology of the Year 2013”
ExaGrid’s EX Series was selected as an “InfoWorld 2013 Technology of the Year Award” winner. Winners were announced by InfoWorld on January 9, 2013. InfoWorld‘s Test Center editors and reviewers select technologies with the goal of identifying the best...
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ExaGrid Wins ‘Product of the Year’ at Techworld Awards 2013
ExaGrid Systems, Inc’sEX13000E has been named ‘Storage/Big Data Product of the Year’ at the Techworld Awards 2013. This win extends the company’s successful streak for being ranked as best-in-class for disk-based backup with deduplication.
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November 28, 2013

Why Primary Storage Snapshots and Traditional Backups Should Complement Each Other
Bill Andrews, CEO and president at ExaGrid Systems, has published the third book in his ‘Straight Talk’ series, Straight Talk About Primary Storage Snapshots and Traditional Backups, to help IT teams better understand the complementary nature of primary...
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November 27, 2013

Situation Analysis: Why Primary Storage Snapshots and Traditional Backups Should Complement Each Other
IT departments looking to implement new solutions are generally forced to decide between two paths: short-term gain vs. long-term solution. One meets the immediate need, the other meets business goals -- few solutions can do both. For many organizations,...
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November 25, 2013

Situation Analysis: Why Primary Storage Snapshots and Traditional Backups Should Complement Each Other
IT departments looking to implement new solutions are generally forced to decide between two paths: short-term gain vs. long-term solution. One meets the immediate need, the other meets business goals -- few solutions can do both. For many organizations,...
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November 19, 2013

ExaGrid Unveils New High-End Backup Appliance
ExaGrid last month unveiled its biggest backup appliance yet, the EX21000E, which holds can hold up to 210 TB of full backups when 10 of them are linked together in a grid. And thanks to a partnership with LaserVault, pushing backups from the IBM i server...
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November 4, 2013

EMC Backup Rival ExaGrid Eyes Growth Above Last Year’s $36M in Sales
ExaGrid saw $36 million in revenue in 2012 and expects to see growth above that amount this year — while also being poised to become cash-flow positive early next year, CEO Bill Andrews said in an interview.
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October 28, 2013

Products of the Week
NetworkWorld's roundup of intriguing new products includes ExaGrid's newly-released EX21000E.
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ExaGrid EX21000E D2D 4U Backup Appliance
Like its entire backup family, the new appliance keeps the backup window fixed in time forever, and delivers the fastest restores - regardless of data growth. No other backup architecture can match this commitment, because only it solves the compute problems...
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October 24, 2013

ExaGrid Deduplication Boxes Get Bigger, Faster
Disk backup and deduplication specialist ExaGrid brought out its biggest and fastest system this week, an appliance that holds 21 TB of raw data and can scale to 210 TB by clustering 10 boxes.
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October 22, 2013

ExaGrid… Heave: Storage Troops Push Out Range-Topping Dedupe Box
Backup data keeps on growing so backup to disk systems have to grow their capacity and speed so as to able to deal with the amount of backup data in the time window available. ExaGrid arrays can be pooled in a grid of 10 machines with global post-process...
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ExaGrid Solves Data Growth Challenges for Backup and Restore
Like the entire ExaGrid backup family, the new appliance continues to do the inconceivable: it keeps the backup window fixed in time forever, and delivers the fastest restores – regardless of data growth. No other backup architecture can match this...
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October 21, 2013

ExaGrid Solves Data Growth Challenges for Backup and Restore
ExaGrid Systems, the company consistently ranked ‘best at backup’ by leading experts, extends its lead with its latest appliance, the EX21000E. Like the entire ExaGrid backup family, the new appliance continues to do the inconceivable: it keeps the backup...
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ExaGrid Solves Data Growth Challenges for Backup and Restore
ExaGrid Systems, the company consistently ranked ‘best at backup’ by leading experts, extends its lead with its latest appliance, the EX21000E. Like the entire ExaGrid backup family, the new appliance continues to do the inconceivable: it keeps the backup...
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September 24, 2013

ExaGrid EX Series tops DCIG 2013 Midrange Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer’s Guides
ExaGrid Systems has been named a 'Best in Class' solution for disk back up by DCIG for mid-range organisations. Organisations instinctively know that their IT infrastructures are changing or have already changed. Virtualising infrastructures to form public,...
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September 5, 2013

ExaGrid Systems Named ‘Best-in-Class’ Solution for Disk Backup by DCIG for Midrange Organisations
Accredited Analyst Firm Ranks ExaGrid Systems as Top Backup Solution in $50k and $100k Buyer's Guide Reports.
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ExaGrid Systems Named ‘Best-in-Class’ Solution for Disk Backup by DCIG for Midrange Organizations
Dominating two of the most recent buyer guides from DCIG, an independent analyst firm, ExaGrid Systems, Inc. was named 'Best-in-Class' and earned seven of the top 10 positions in the DCIG 2013 Midrange Deduplication Backup Appliance Under $50k Buyer's Guide...
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“Best in Class 2013”
Independent analyst firm DCIG named ExaGrid’s EX series ‘Best in Class’ for its unique combination of scalability, management, and hardware capabilities that differentiates the company from its competition. The ExaGrid appliance earned seven of the top...
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August 21, 2013

ExaGrid Systems Tops Disk Backup Vendor Landscape According to Info-Tech Research Group
Exponential data growth and exploding backup windows are raising the stakes on backup solution selection. Based on a superior architecture and value, ExaGrid Systems, Inc. tops the market in Info-Tech Research Group's comprehensive assessment, Vendor...
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“Backup Champion 2013”
Based on a superior architecture and value, ExaGrid tops the market in InfoTech Research Group’s comprehensive assessment, “Vendor Landscape: Disk Backup,” an independent and unbiased review of solutions and vendors. ...
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July 18, 2013

CA Technologies, ExaGrid Unify Disk Backup Hardware, Software; Chris Ross Comments
CA Technologies and ExaGrid Systems have combined their disk-based tools designed for server backup and disaster recovery across virtual and physical environments, CRN reported Wednesday. ExaGrid integrated its disk storage and data de-duplication appliance...
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July 11, 2013

ExaGrid Disk Backup with Deduplication Now Available Through Ingram Micro Channel Partners in U.S.
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced a strategic distribution agreement with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world’s largest technology distributor. Under the...
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July 9, 2013

CA, ExaGrid Partner on Data Backup, Recovery for Midmarket
As midmarket and small enterprises face increasing data growth and a need for higher efficiency data backup, CA Technologies and ExaGrid Systems have inked an agreement designed to jointly address these needs by providing a quicker and more efficient backup...
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ExaGrid and CA Technologies Team Up to Deliver Highly Scalable Disk Backup and Recovery for Physical and Virtual Servers
The companies have teamed up to deliver a comprehensive customized solution – which pairs CA ARCserve® D2D image-based backup and recovery software and ExaGrid disk storage and deduplication appliance hardware – that helps slash storage requirements and...
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June 20, 2013

ExaGrid Appoints Richard Pearce as VP of Business Development
Seasoned strategic relationship-builder to focus on growing disk backup company’s worldwide industry vendor partner program.
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June 19, 2013

Exagrid Hires Former IBM Exec, Hitachi Bod to Help Flog Disk Grid Tech
ExaGrid, a supplier of deduplicated disk grid systems, clearly isn't worried about its products, but it has added two new execs to help boost the business side of things.
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June 12, 2013

Dedupe in the Virtual/Cloud Era
Despite the momentous changes taking place in the enterprise, one thing remains constant: the need for efficient, effective backup and recovery. In that vein, then, technologies like deduplication are in continual demand. Not only do they help preserve...
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“Disk-Based Product of the Year Award”
ExaGrid was named “Disk-Based Product of the Year: Small/Midrange” at Storage Magazine’s Annual Storage Awards 2013 ceremony in London. This award follows the issuance of a U.S. patent for ExaGrid’s unique zone-level deduplication technology as well as...
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ExaGrid Named ‘Disk Based Product of the Year’ at Annual Storage Awards 2013
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, announced today that it has been named ‘Disk Based Product of the Year: Small/Midrange’ at the Annual Storage Awards...
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ExaGrid Named ‘Disk Based Product of the Year’ at Annual Storage Awards 2013
ExaGrid Systems has been named 'Disk Based Product of the Year: Small/Midrange' at the Annual Storage Awards 2013 ceremony on June 6th 2013 in London, reinforcing its world class technology and performance.
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June 7, 2013

ExaGrid Issued US Patent for Unique Zone-level Deduplication Technology
ExaGrid Systems received US Patent no. 8,412,848, building on the company’s history of innovation to solve data protection problems for its customers. The patent covers ExaGrid’s unique Zone-level deduplication method, a core component of ExaGrid’s...
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June 6, 2013

ExaGrid Issued US Patent for Unique Zone-level Deduplication Technology
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that it received US Patent no. 8,412,848, building on the company’s history of innovation to solve data protection problems...
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June 4, 2013

Combined ExaGrid De-Dupe Backup and Veeam Solution
ExaGrid announced that IT analyst firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) has validated the effective instant VM recovery capabilities of ExaGrid's disk-based backup with deduplication system with Veeam Software, Inc.'s virtual server data protection solution.
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May 30, 2013

Combined ExaGrid Disk Backup and Veeam Software Solution Offers Effective Instant VM Recovery, ESG Lab Review Finds
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, announced today that leading IT analyst firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) has validated the effective instant VM recovery...
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May 15, 2013

Cloudy with a Chance of System Failure?
Public cloud solutions make many promises, such as reducing IT time needed to manage computing resources and eliminating the up-front expenses associated with purchasing capital equipment. The challenge is to identify the scenarios where the public cloud...
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May 14, 2013

ExaGrid Publishes Industry’s Most Comprehensive Guide to Data Backup and Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today published a comprehensive book offering IT professionals and CIOs straightforward and pragmatic guidance to help them...
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May 8, 2013

Colleges and Universities Increasingly Choosing ExaGrid to Achieve Better Backups
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (staging.exagrid.com) the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that higher education institutions are increasingly choosing ExaGrid’s disk-based backup appliances...
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April 29, 2013

Sizing Your Disk Backup and Deduplication System to Avoid Future Missteps
Correctly sizing a disk backup with deduplication to meet your current and future needs is an important part of your data protection strategy. If you ask the right questions upfront and analyze each aspect of your environment that impacts backup requirements,...
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March 27, 2013

Data Protection Vendors Add Options for Cloud Backups
In the early days of cloud backups, people wondered if the cloud would threaten traditional backup vendors by alleviating the need for their software and hardware. But backup vendors are embracing the cloud, giving customers more options for hybrid models that...
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March 25, 2013

2013 Partner Programs Guide: Storage Vendors
CRN has once again named ExaGrid Systems to the 2013 Partner Programs Guide.
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March 22, 2013

Affordable Dedupe and Cloud Based DR
Data deduplication has delivered tremendous efficiencies into the data center by enabling organizations to reduce the disk and tape resources required to store backup information. As important, deduplication facilitates bandwidth efficient backup replication...
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March 15, 2013

ExaGrid and ATS National Partnership for Cloud-Based DR as a Service
ExaGrid Systems and ATScloud announced a partnership to offer customers cloud-based DR as a Service.  ExaGrid customers now have the option to replicate their backup data to ATScloud's secure cloud infrastructure, reducing or eliminating the need to vault...
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March 8, 2013

ExaGrid Adds Cloud Option for Disaster Recovery
A backup-hardware maker is now embracing the cloud as part of its offering for disaster recovery. Users of ExaGrid backup appliances can now choose ATScloud's Disaster Recovery service for a remote copy of their backed-up data instead of maintaining a separate...
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ExaGrid, ATScloud Offer Secure Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
Gartner, Inc. predicted that by 2014, 30 percent of midsized companies (those with annual revenues or operating budgets of between $150 million and $1 billion) will have adopted cloud-based disaster recovery, which is up from just 1 percent in 2011.
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March 7, 2013

ExaGrid and ATScloud Partner to Offer Secure Cloud-based Disaster Recovery
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com) the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, and ATScloud, the premiere hybrid-cloud solution provider, today announced a strategic partnership to offer customers...
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ExaGrid Adds Cloud Option for Disaster Recovery
Users of ExaGrid backup appliances can now choose ATScloud's Disaster Recovery service for a remote copy of their backed-up data instead of maintaining a separate ExaGrid device or a tape system.
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ExaGrid, ATScloud Partner On Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service
Disk-based backup appliance developer ExaGrid Systems is partnering with hybrid cloud provider ATScloud to offer solution providers and their customers a new "Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service" solution.
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ExaGrid Adds Cloud Option for Disaster Recovery
ExaGrid will keep selling boxes, but it plans to introduce several cloud-based offerings this year. The service from ATScloud, which will be sold alongside backup appliances through ExaGrid's resellers, offers a disaster recovery option with no capital...
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February 28, 2013

2012 Product of the Year – Data Backup Hardware
ExaGrid’s EX130-GRID-SEC system was selected as a bronze winner in the Data Backup Hardware category of Storage Magazine/Search Storage.com’s 2012 Product of the Year. ExaGrid’s EX130-GRID-SEC with data at rest encryption and Secure Erase was one of the...
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ExaGrid Disk Backup with Deduplication Named Storage Magazine 2012 Product of the Year Winner
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that its EX130-GRID-SEC Disk Backup with Deduplication System with encryption at rest and Secure Erase was...
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February 18, 2013

ExaGrid and PHD Virtual Team Up
The combination of ExaGrid and PHD addresses the myriad of backup challenges faced by IT departments by offering customers faster backups, recovery capabilities, and more efficient DR via offsite disk-based replication for virtual server environments.
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February 15, 2013

Nick Ganio, VP Sales for ExaGrid, Named 2013 Channel Chief
CRN has once again named Nick Ganio, VP Sales for ExaGrid Systems, a 2013 Channel Chief.  Under Ganio's guidance, the company has seen a 30+% growth in channel bookings year over year, including substantial growth in international channel sales in the EMEA...
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February 13, 2013

ExaGrid and PHD Virtual Team Up to Deliver Enhanced Virtual Data Protection
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, and PHD Virtual Technologies, a pioneer in virtual machine backup and recovery and innovator of virtualization monitoring...
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ExaGrid and PHD Virtual Join to Offer Improved Virtual Data Protection
ExaGrid Systems Inc., vendor of disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, and PHD Virtual Technologies, provider of virtual machine backup and recovery and virtualization monitoring solutions, announced a technology alliance that will provide...
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ExaGrid Systems EX130-GRID with Secure Erase
The ExaGrid Systems EX130-GRID with Secure Erase receives the bronze cup in the data backup hardware category in Storage magazine's/SearchStorage.com's 2012 Products of the Year competition.
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January 29, 2013

ExaGrid Posts Sales Results for 2012
ExaGrid has announced another record sales year in 2012 as the demand for grid-based, scalable disk backup systems with data deduplication continued to grow.
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January 28, 2013

Top 5 Backup Trends (Plus 5 Bonus Trends for Active Archiving)
Recent natural disasters have shown many companies firsthand that everything can be gone in a flash...And that means backup. Accordingly, here are some of the top trends in the backup arena.
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January 23, 2013

Industry Perspective: The Backup and Disaster Recovery Market 2013
Industry Perspective asks Bill Hobbib, VP of Marketing for ExaGrid Systems, about the state of backup and disaster recovery (DR) in today’s market.
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January 22, 2013

ExaGrid Posts Seventh Consecutive Record Sales Year in 2012 Fueled by Growing Demand for Scalable Disk Backup
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced another record sales year in 2012 as the demand for grid-based, scalable disk backup systems with data deduplication continued...
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January 21, 2013

ExaGrid Honored for Data Deduplication Technology by 2 IT Publications
ExaGrid was selected by IDG's InfoWorld as one of the recipients of the 2013 Technology of the Year. Additionally, ExaGrid was named a Storage Magazine 2012 Product of the Year award finalist. The high-profile recognition further validates ExaGrid's approach,...
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January 16, 2013

ExaGrid Recognized for Technology Excellence and Innovation by InfoWorld and Storage Magazine/search-storage.com
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, has been honored by two prestigious IT industry publications. ExaGrid was selected by IDG’s InfoWorld as one of the...
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January 14, 2013

Avoid the 10 Costliest Mistakes of Disk Backup
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. has recently published a book offering IT professionals and CIOs straightforward and pragmatic guidance to help choose a disk backup system.  Titled “Straight Talk About Disk Backup with Deduplication,” it’s the most comprehensive...
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Avoid the 10 Costliest Mistakes of Disk Backup
Drawing on experiences with more than 5,000 disk backup installations, the newly-published book Straight Talk About Disk Backup with Deduplication describes the many technical considerations when choosing a disk backup system, such as the product’s...
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Avoid the 10 Costliest Mistakes of Disk Backup
With data growth rates averaging 30% or more annually, an increasing number of organizations are moving from tape to disk backup with deduplication. Depending on the disk backup architecture chosen, a backup environment can either be improved or worsened,...
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Backup Hardware: 2012 Products of the Year Finalists
ExaGrid was one of eight finalists in the data backup hardware category in the Storage magazine/SearchStorage.com 2012 Products of the Year competition. The category covers tape libraries, tape drives, backup storage media, disk backup targets, virtual tape...
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ExaGrid Publishes Industry’s Most Comprehensive Guide to Disk Backup with Deduplication
“Straight Talk About Disk Backup with Deduplication” is the most comprehensive guide to disk backup with deduplication available. By reading the 29-page book, IT professionals and CIOs can gain insights into the right questions to ask and which factors...
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January 10, 2013

ExaGrid Publishes Industry’s Most Comprehensive Guide to Disk Backup with Deduplication
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that the company has published a book offering IT professionals and CIOs straightforward and pragmatic...
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ExaGrid Publishes Industry’s Most Comprehensive Guide to Disk Backup with Deduplication
New “Straight Talk” book offers IT leaders and CIOs guidance on avoiding the 10 costliest mistakes of disk backup.
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January 9, 2013

InfoWorld’s 2013 Technology of the Year Award Winners
Although data deduplication has become fairly common, not all backup appliances are created equal; the real trick is providing seamless scalability and offsite replication capabilities. ExaGrid's scale-out architecture guarantees that even as your data grows,...
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January 4, 2013

8 Highland Capital-Backed Companies Worth Watching in Boston
Highland has made some good moves in recent years — a number of their Boston tech investments appear to be taking off.  Expect to hear more about these companies in coming years.
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January 3, 2013

ExaGrid Aces Disk-to-Disk Backup
To say that deduplication technology is "hot" is something of an understatement. With rapidly growing mountains of data, leveraging dedupe in backup (if not primary storage) has almost become a necessity.
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Review: ExaGrid Aces Disk-to-Disk Backup
While there are a number of well-known vendors with very strong product offerings in this space, ExaGrid's unique scale-out grid architecture and truly refreshing support model set it apart from the pack and place it in a class of its own.
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Backup and Recovery in 2013
ExaGrid Systems has published its top five predictions for changes in the worldwide backup and recovery market in 2013. As organizations cope with data growth and look to gain greater operational efficiency and increased value from IT investments, ExaGrid has...
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December 28, 2012

Best of Industry Perspectives 2012: Storage
Included in Data Center Knowledge's top picks of storage columns for 2012 was one authored by ExaGrid's VP of Product Development, Marc Crespi, entitled, "Dedupe’s Fork in the Road: Grid vs. Fixed Controller."
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December 24, 2012

ExaGrid Top 5 Predictions for Backup and Recovery Market in 2013
As organizations cope with data growth and look to gain greater operational efficiency and increased value from IT investments, ExaGrid has identified five trends that will continue transforming backup and recovery in the coming year.
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December 18, 2012

ExaGrid Announces Top Five Predictions for Backup and Recovery Market in 2013
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today released its top five predictions for the worldwide backup and recovery market in 2013.
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December 12, 2012

Southern Data Storage Collaborates with ExaGrid
Tampa-based Southern Data Storage, a firm specializing in data storage, backup and disaster recovery, announced a partnership with ExaGrid Systems Inc., a firm that focuses on scalable and cost-effective “disk-to-disk (or D2D) backup with data...
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December 5, 2012

ExaGrid Expands Zone-Level Deduplication Capabilities with Universal Backup Share
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today introduced Universal Backup Share, a product feature that further expands the advantages of its zone-level...
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ExaGrid Expands Zone-Level Deduplication Capabilities with Universal Backup Share
With Universal Backup Share, only ExaGrid combines generic backup application support with a GRID-based, scalable architecture that enables customers to keep adding nodes as their data grows, avoiding costly forklift upgrades.
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December 4, 2012

How to Choose Between Scale-Up vs. Scale-Out Architectures for Backup and Recovery
The architectural approach used by the appliance vendor can make a significant difference to the performance, scalability and total cost of the selected solution. Pros and cons are presented.
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How to Choose Between Scale-Up vs. Scale-Out Architectures for Backup and Recovery
More and more organizations are reducing or eliminating the use of tape by deploying disk-based appliances that use deduplication. But the architectural approach used by the appliance vendor can make a significant difference to the performance, scalability and...
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October 19, 2012

Last of the Indie Dedupe Firms: We CAN Fight Off Backup Giants
The Register was there for one of Andrews' presentations, where he quickly dismissed what he classed as knock-offs from competitors; defined weaknesses and benefits of his firm's products against that of its rivals; and looked at ExaGrid's coming attack plan.
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October 11, 2012

Another 3Q12 Record for ExaGrid
The continued growth has been driven by increasing demand for the company's next generation GRID architecture-based disk backup system, which offers scalability and significant cost advantages over competing first generation backup systems.
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October 9, 2012

ExaGrid Gunning For Market Share
For many tech companies, competitors are located across the country, or even the world. That's true for Westborough-based ExaGrid Systems Inc., but its biggest competitor has an office just two miles down the road.
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October 3, 2012

ExaGrid Announces a Record Quarter in Q3 2012
According to ExaGrid Systems, the company’s next generation GRID architecture-based disk backup system is better than the similar products offered by the competitors as it provides scalability along with reduced costs for the user.
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ExaGrid Announces Another Record Quarter in Q3 2012 Driven by Increased Demand for Highly Scalable Disk Backup
ExaGrid today announced that the company achieved a record quarter for sales and revenue in Q3 2012 and surpassed 1,500 customers. The continued growth has been driven by increasing demand for the company’s next generation GRID architecture-based disk backup...
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October 2, 2012

ExaGrid Announces Another Record Quarter in Q3 2012 Driven by Increased Demand for Highly Scalable Disk Backup
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com) the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that the company achieved a record quarter for sales and revenue in Q3 2012 and surpassed 1,500 customers....
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October 1, 2012

Survival of the Fittest
The advent of the cloud is changing the disaster recovery landscape: a hard to justify “nice-to-have” is increasingly viewed as an affordable necessity. But is this necessarily a good thing, and what impact might cloud services and other emerging...
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September 27, 2012

Dissatisfaction with the Current State of Backup
ExaGrid Systems announced the results of a survey of 1,200 IT managers which shows widespread dissatisfaction with the capabilities of many existing backup systems to keep up with requirements for faster backups with permanently short backup windows as data...
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Among IT Managers Using Tape Only, 75% in D2D Within 12 Months
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. announced the results of a 2012 survey of 1,200 IT managers. Nearly 40% of IT managers report that their routine nightly backups exceed the backup window, with 30% saying their companies exceed the backup window by more than four hours.
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September 25, 2012

ExaGrid Survey of IT Managers Reveals Widespread Dissatisfaction with the Current State of Backup
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced the results of a 2012 survey of 1,200 IT managers which shows widespread dissatisfaction with the capabilities of many...
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ExaGrid Survey of IT Managers Reveals Widespread Dissatisfaction with the Current State of Backup
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc.today announced the results of a 2012 survey of 1,200 IT managers which shows widespread dissatisfaction, stemming largely from delayed investments by many organizations in modernizing backup systems in recent years, which leaves...
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ExaGrid Survey of IT Managers Reveals Widespread Dissatisfaction with the Current State of Backup
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced the results of a 2012 survey of 1,200 IT managers which shows widespread dissatisfaction with the capabilities of many...
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September 21, 2012

ExaGrid Penetrates 50 Data Domain SMBs
ExaGrid announced that 50 companies and organizations previously using EMC Data Domain have selected ExaGrid's disk backup with deduplication to either replace their Data Domain system or to handle new growth and projects where they needed more cost-effective...
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September 17, 2012

US Backup Solutions Firm ExaGrid Appoints Malaysian Distributor
US backup solutions firm ExaGrid Systems has signed a distribution agreement with Malaysian IT product distributor Digital Paper as a first step to grow market share for ExaGrid disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication.
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ExaGrid Penetrates 50 EMC Data Domain Mid-Sized and Small Enterprise Customers
ExaGrid announced that 50 companies and organizations previously using EMC Data Domain have selected ExaGrid’s disk backup with deduplication to either replace their Data Domain system or to handle new growth and projects. The key milestone of Data Domain...
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September 14, 2012

Tape Backup: An Ironic 60th Anniversary for Tape
May 21, 2012 was the 60th anniversary of the IBM 726. In many data centers, while other storage technologies have come and gone, this obsolete, slower performing technology is still being used for data backup and on- or off-site disaster recovery.
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ExaGrid Announces 50 EMC Data Domain Customers
Recently, ExaGrid announced that 50 clients, who earlier used EMC Data Domain, have now turned to ExaGrid's disk backup with deduplication. These clients are either changing their Data Domain system or looking to manage new growth and projects where they...
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September 12, 2012

ExaGrid Penetrates 50 EMC Data Domain Mid-Sized and Small Enterprise Customers
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that 50 companies and organizations previously using EMC Data Domain have selected ExaGrid’s disk backup with deduplication to...
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ExaGrid Published 300 Customer Stories Among 1,400 Clients
ExaGrid has published over 300 customer success stories, which can be found on the company's website - making ExaGrid the first and only backup vendor to reach this milestone, and only IT vendor with 300 published testimonials for a single product solution.
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September 4, 2012

Unitrends Lands Prestigious Spot on the Inc. 500/5000
Inc. magazine today ranked Unitrends No. 2269 on its annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
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September 1, 2012

Survival of the Fittest
The advent of the cloud is changing the disaster recovery landscape: a hard to justify “nice-to-have” is increasingly viewed as an affordable necessity. But is this necessarily a good thing, and what impact might cloud services and other emerging...
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August 30, 2012

ExaGrid First Company to Publish a Record 300 Disk Backup Customer Success Stories
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that it has published over 300 customer success stories, which can be found on the company's website - making ExaGrid the first and...
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ExaGrid First Company to Publish a Record 300 Disk Backup Customer Success Stories
ExaGrid Systems, Inc ., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that it has published over 300 customer success stories, which can be found on the company’s website – making ExaGrid the first...
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ExaGrid First Company to Publish a Record 300 Disk Backup Customer Success Stories
The University of Northern Iowa is the 300th customer to publicly share its selection of and success with ExaGrid's disk backup with data deduplication solution. As a state-supported university of approximately 13,000 students, and ranked among the nation's...
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ExaGrid First Company to Publish a Record 300 Disk Backup Customer Success Stories
ExaGrid Systems today announced that it has published over 300 customer success stories, which can be found on the company’s website – making ExaGrid the first and only backup vendor to reach this impressive milestone, and only IT vendor with 300 published...
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August 29, 2012

T&E Management Firm Concur Selects ExaGrid
Concur Technologies, Inc., a travel and expense management solutions provider, stores over 2.5PB of data on their ExaGrid system and is among a growing number of ExaGrid customers with large amounts of data whose backup needs outstripped the capabilities of...
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August 28, 2012

ExaGrid Customer Base Continues to Grow Thanks to GRID
Provider of disk-based backup solutions, ExaGrid Systems recently announced that it is attracting an increasing number of companies with large data sizes and demanding backup requirements. For example, Concur, a travel and expense management solutions...
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August 23, 2012

Companies with Petabytes of Data to Protect Increasingly Choosing ExaGrid for Disk Backup
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that an increasing number of companies with large data sizes and demanding backup requirements are turning to ExaGrid for...
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Companies with Petabytes of Data to Protect Increasingly Choosing ExaGrid for Disk-Based Backup
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc. today announced that an increasing number of companies with large data sizes and demanding backup requirements are turning to ExaGrid for faster backups and restores and seamless scalability to maintain a fixed length backup window as...
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August 8, 2012

Backup and Recovery Across Heterogeneous Environments
Backup and recovery systems have never been all that easy to deal with. Not only are they expensive to build and maintain, but they need to accommodate increasingly diverse data center infrastructure that has become both more virtual and more heterogeneous in...
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August 2, 2012

4 Reasons Romney’s Wrong About Culture and Economic Success
There is more to entrepreneurship than culture.  In fact, one way to assess what factors foster entrepreneurial activity is to look at how private capital flows to different countries. And in our book, Capital Rising, Professor Srini Rangan and I found that...
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July 24, 2012

Partnership Between ExaGrid and Unitrends
Unitrends, Inc. and ExaGrid Systems, Inc. announced a partnership that will enable mid-sized enterprises to address heterogeneous IT environments and the sprawl associated with data growth. The integration of Unitrends' software-only product, Unitrends...
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July 22, 2012

ExaGrid Boosting Growth to IPO Territory
It has been a long time since a Massachusetts information storage company has sold shares to the public. But the chief executive officer of a Westboro system backup company could buck that trend.
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July 18, 2012

ExaGrid and Unitrends Team to Deliver Lowest TCO and Scalability for Backup and Recovery in Heterogeneous IT Environments
Unitrends, Inc., the #1 all-in-one backup, archiving, instant recovery and disaster recovery solution and ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced a partnership that...
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ExaGrid, Unitrends Improve TCO, Scalability in Heterogeneous IT Environments
Unitrends and ExaGrid announced a partnership that will enable mid-sized enterprises to address heterogeneous IT environments and the sprawl associated with data growth.
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ExaGrid Announces Q2 2012 Results with Record Quarter for Disk Backup with Deduplication Sales to Mid-Market and Small Enterprise
ExaGrid today announced record bookings and revenue in Q2 2012, further strengthening its leadership position for GRID-scalable disk backup with deduplication systems in the mid-market and small enterprise.
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ExaGrid and Unitrends Team to Deliver Lowest TCO and Scalability for Backup and Recovery in Heterogeneous IT Environments
Unitrends, Inc., the #1 all-in-one backup, archiving, instant recovery and disaster recovery solution and ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced a partnership that...
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July 16, 2012

ExaGrid’s 1,417 Customers Know Good Backup When They See It
Bill Andrews likes to keep track of how many customers his company has each quarter. And according to the CEO of Westborough, Mass.-based ExaGrid Systems, it makes appliances that boost backup efficiency, the company is on track for an IPO by 2013 or 2014.
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July 13, 2012

ExaGrid Announces Q2 2012 Results with Record Quarter for Disk Backup with Deduplication Sales to Mid-Market and Small Enterprise
ExaGrid announced record bookings and revenue in Q2 2012, further strengthening its leadership position for GRID-scalable disk backup with deduplication systems in the mid-market and small enterprise.
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July 11, 2012

ExaGrid Announces Q2 2012 Results with Record Quarter for Disk Backup with Deduplication Sales to Mid-Market and Small Enterprise
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (http://development.exagrid.com), the leader in scalable and cost-effective disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced record bookings and revenue in Q2 2012, further strengthening its leadership position for...
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ExaGrid Announces Q2 2012 Results with Record Quarter for Disk Backup with Deduplication Sales to Mid-Market and Small Enterprise
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. announced record bookings and revenue in Q2 2012, further strengthening its leadership position for GRID-scalable disk backup with deduplication systems in the mid-market and small enterprise.
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July 10, 2012

Boom or Bust? 11 Big Bets on the Future of Boston Tech
Just past the midway point of 2012, let’s take stock of the Boston-area technology scene. Not just because we care about what’s happening in the local community (which we do), but because what’s happening in the local community could have a big impact on...
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July 8, 2012

ExaGrid and Veeam Partner to Help Customers with VM Recovery
The ExaGrid and Veeam partnership offers a disk-based backup solution maximizing data reduction, accelerating recovery times and offering scalability to handle data growth without costly forklift upgrades.
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July 6, 2012

Data Domain Continues to Dominate Disk Backup
Info-Tech Research Group, Inc. published a report entitled Vendor Landscape: Disk Backup. Aim your efforts at the best target to meet your backup needs. EMC (Data Domain) continues to dominate, but selection is becoming more difficult as the market matures....
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July 5, 2012

Customers Improving VM Recovery with ExaGrid and Veeam Joint Solution
IT departments are challenged with data growth, longer retention periods, and the need to recover quickly when systems fail. This coupled with a proliferation in virtualized servers means there is a greater need for IT departments to have better backup and...
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Customers Improving VM Recovery with ExaGrid and Veeam Joint Solution
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. announced that an increasing number of companies are leveraging ExaGrid’s disk-based backup with deduplication systems and Veeam Software’s virtual server data protection solutions to enable faster backups, instant virtual machine...
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July 3, 2012

Customers Improving VM Recovery with ExaGrid and Veeam Joint Solution
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that an increasing number of companies are leveraging ExaGrid’s disk-based backup with deduplication systems and Veeam...
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June 25, 2012

ExaGrid Strengthens EMEA Position With Paramount Computer Systems in UAE
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in cost-effective, scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced it has signed Paramount Computer Systems (PCS) the leading regional provider of products and services for...
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June 22, 2012

RFI Communications & Security Systems Selects ExaGrid for Backup and Dedupe Rather than Data Domain
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. announced that RFI Communications & Security Systems (RFI), a security multi-system integrator, selected ExaGrid to provide scalable multi-site backup and deduplication across the company's four West Coast regional offices.
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June 19, 2012

ExaGrid wins the ‘Value for Money’ Product Award at the Annual Storage Awards 2012
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (http://development.exagrid.com), the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, announced today that it has been named Storage Magazine’s ‘Value for Money’ product of the year at the...
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June 15, 2012

RFI Communications & Security Systems Selects ExaGrid for Data Backup and Deduplication
Prior to ExaGrid, RFI backed up its data using a Data Domain system, which had reached its processing and storage capacity. In a fixed controller architecture, such as EMC Data Domain, the system scales by adding only disk shelves to the front-end controller....
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RFI Communications & Security Systems Selects ExaGrid for Data Backup and Deduplication
With new security monitoring data accumulating 24 hours a day, RFI needed a solution that increased its data retention. In addition, the company wanted the ability to add a second system offsite for data replication. After a thorough review, RFI selected...
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June 14, 2012

RFI Communications & Security Systems Selects ExaGrid for Data Backup and Deduplication
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that RFI Communications & Security Systems (RFI), a security multi-system integrator, selected ExaGrid to provide scalable...
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June 12, 2012

“Value for the Money”
ExaGrid was named Storage Magazine‘s “Value for Money” product of the year at the annual awards ceremony. Reinforcing its world-class technology and performance, it was also shortlisted for the ‘Lab Tested’ product of the year. Winners were...
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June 4, 2012

Bye-Bye, Tapes: How to Get the Right Disk Backup Appliance
Although disk-to-disk backup methodologies have become incredibly popular over the past few years, the vast majority of enterprises -- large and small -- still use the same tape backups they implemented years ago. As time goes on, however, more and more...
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March 8, 2012

“CRN Channel Chief”
For the second consecutive year, ExaGrid’s Vice President of Sales, Nick Ganio, has been named one of CRN’s 2012 Channel Chiefs. This prestigious list of the most influential and powerful leaders in the IT channel recognizes those executives directly...
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Nick Ganio, Vice President of Sales for ExaGrid Recognized as one of CRN’s 2012 Channel Chiefs
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, announced today that Nick Ganio has been named one of CRN’s 2012 Channel Chiefs. This prestigious list of the most influential and...
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February 28, 2012

Quest and ExaGrid Team to Simplify Virtual Data Protection
Quest Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSFT) - As IT departments large and small grapple with the need to lower costs while operating more efficiently, trends like explosive data growth, shrinking VMware backup windows, aggressive RTOs, and the need for effective...
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February 22, 2012

ExaGrid Named 2012 Best Channel Vendor by Business Solutions’ VAR Subscribers
ExaGrid ® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, was named by Business Solutions magazine’s (BSM) VAR subscribers as one of the Best Channel Vendors in 2012. This designation came as a...
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February 7, 2012

“Product of the Year Finalist”
ExaGrid’s EX13000E disk backup appliance was been selected as a finalist in the Backup Hardware category of Storage Magazine/SearchStorage.com’s 2011 Product of the Year Awards. The EX13000E was one of the select few data storage products in six categories...
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“Product of the Year Finalist”
ExaGrid’s EX13000E Encrypted Disk Backup with Deduplication System with Secure ERASE was one of just eight finalists selected in the category of disk backup hardware for 2012. This is ExaGrid’s third year receiving this recognition by Storage Magazine. ...
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ExaGrid’s EX13000E Disk Backup System Named Storage Magazine 2011 Product of the Year Finalist
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that its EX13000E disk backup appliance has been selected as a finalist in the Backup Hardware category of Storage...
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February 2, 2012

“Best Channel Vendor”
ExaGrid was named by Business Solutions magazine’s (BSM) VAR subscribers as one of the Best Channel Vendors in 2012. This designation came as a result of a web-based survey distributed by Business Solutions for its VAR subscribers, which was conducted in...
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January 20, 2012

“CRN Data Center 100”
ExaGrid was named in the CRN Data Center 100. ExaGrid offers a disk backup appliance with deduplication purpose-built for backup that includes an architecture optimized for performance, scalability and price. ExaGrid works with backup applications and...
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December 21, 2011

ExaGrid Achieves IBM® Tivoli® Storage Manager (TSM) Certification
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective, scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced it has been awarded Ready for IBM Tivoli support certification. In order to achieve Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) certification,...
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December 15, 2011

“Disk Backup Champion”
As a Disk Backup Champion, ExaGrid received the highest rating from Info-Tech Research Group for its exceptional product architecture and overall vendor score highlighting the company’s ‘exemplary’ strategy and strong viability, reach and channel.
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November 15, 2011

ExaGrid Systems Named Champion in Disk Backup Vendor Landscape by Info-Tech Research Group
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc. (www.exagrid.com), the leader in cost-effective, scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that the company was named Champion in Info-Tech Research Group’s Disk Backup Vendor Landscape. The report...
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September 19, 2011

“#1 Best in Class”
The 2011 Midrange Deduplication Appliance Buyer’s Guide rated the ExaGrid EX13000E “Best-in-Class” out of 37 different deduplication solutions for its functionality and capability. All ExaGrid appliances rated as “Recommended” scoring a 9.8 in...
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September 8, 2011

ExaGrid Systems Awarded Best-in-Class Rating in DCIG 2011 Midrange Deduplication Appliance Buyer’s Guide
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective, scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced the ExaGrid EX13000E has been awarded the No. 1 ranking in an independent industry guide evaluating midrange deduplication...
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July 12, 2011

ExaGrid Builds Business Momentum With 1,000th Customer
ExaGrid® Systems, Inc. (http://exagrid.com), the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced it reached the 1,000th customer mark, giving ExaGrid the second largest base of scalable disk backup...
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June 18, 2011

“One to Watch”
ExaGrid was named Storage Magazine’s ‘One to Watch’ at the annual awards ceremony, reinforcing its world-class technology and performance. Winners were determined by a public vote, proving that the industry truly believes in the technology and service...
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March 9, 2011

“Top 50 Venture-Backed Company”
Start-ups with potential for technological breakthroughs in health care, mobile communications and business software topped The Wall Street Journal’s second annual Next Big Thing list. The ranking — compiled by research firm VentureSource, a unit of...
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February 21, 2011

“CRN Channel Chief”
Everything Channel’s CRN named ExaGrid’s Nick Ganio as a 2011 Channel Chief. Channel Chiefs are leaders in creating effective channel programs for solution providers. They consistently defend, promote and execute effective channel partner programs and...
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Nick Ganio of ExaGrid Recognized as a 2011 Channel Chief by Everything Channel’s CRN
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. today announced that Nick Ganio has been named a 2011 Channel Chief by the Everything Channel's CRN. Channel Chiefs are leaders in creating effective channel programs for solution providers. They consistently defend, promote and execute...
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February 11, 2011

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Disk-Based Backup and Recovery
The "Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Disk-Based Backup/Recovery" report published on January 28, 2011, replaces the "MarketScope for Enterprise Backup/Recovery Software" retired in July 2010. To be included in this Magic Quadrant, a vendor has to offer a...
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May 18, 2010

ExaGrid Announces Disk Backup with Deduplication Appliance Support for HP Data Protector
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (http://exagrid.wpengine.com),  the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced support for HP Data Protector backup software. The combination of ExaGrid's disk-based backup...
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December 1, 2009

GreenBank Wins InfoWorld 100 Award for Use of ExaGrid System
ExaGrid Customer GreenBank has won the InfoWorld 100 Award for Dramatically Improved Backup and Disaster Recovery Deployment for its innovative use of the ExaGrid system. After struggling with tape-based backups that would often fail, GreenBank switched to an...
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September 15, 2009

ExaGrid Customer, Gardner Trucking, Wins Info Security Products Guide Award
ExaGrid Systems, Inc., the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with data deduplication, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading publication on security-related products and technologies, named...
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March 24, 2008

Gartner Names ExaGrid ‘Cool Vendor’ in Data Protection
Gartner has named ExaGrid in its Cool Vendors in Data Protection, 2008 report. The report points to a focus on new and less-expensive disk-based backup options that make the use of disk for faster backup and recovery a more viable option than traditional...
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Exagrid Named “Cool Vendor” By Leading Industry Analyst Firm
ExaGrid Systems, Inc. (http://exagrid.wpengine.com),  the leader in cost-effective and scalable disk-based backup solutions with byte-level data de-duplication, today announced that Gartner, a technology research and analyst firm, has named ExaGrid Systems to...
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