Geminare Short-Listed for 2011 CIR Business Continuity Awards

Geminare Recognized in 2011 Business Continuity Awards in Most Innovative Product and Business Continuity Most Effective Recovery of the Year Categories

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Continuity, Insurance and Risk (CIR), the UK’s leading risk management, business continuity and insurance strategies journal, announced that Geminare Incorporated has been selected as a finalist in its prestigious  2011 Business Continuity Awards in multiple categories. Competing with entrants from around the world and against several multi-national companies, Geminare was recognized in the Most Innovative Product of the Year category for its award-winning Cloud Recovery service, as well as the Business Continuity Most Effective Recovery of the Year category for its compelling recovery story surrounding a leading law firm.

Joshua Geist, Geminare’s CEO stated, “CIR has been recognizing excellence within the field of business continuity for well over a decade, and a quick scan of past finalists and winners in this category confirms that the judging panel has a keen eye for breakthrough products and services. We’re proud to have been selected as a 2011 finalist.”

Harvey Davies, Director of iStorCloud, one of Geminare’s newest UK partners, added, “we’re delighted to see that the industry has acknowledged the innovative nature of this excellent service. Geminare’s Cloud Recovery, now available through iStorCloud, delivers affordable, enterprise-grade business continuity to the mid-market. This service can now be deployed for any UK organisation to support their onsite physical servers or their cloud servers and eliminate downtime. With the easy deployment and dramatic ROI, Cloud Recovery is now a cornerstone in our services portfolio”.

The award winners for each category will be announced on May 25th at CIR’s Awards Gala.

About CIR
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About Geminare’s RaaS Product Portfolio
Geminare’s market-leading RaaS portfolio, including Cloud Recovery 2.0 Enterprise and Cloud Storage Assurance (CSA) 2.0 Enterprise, can be deployed in days instead of months. The technology ensures secure, continuous availability of mission-critical data and applications, such as Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, SQL Server, Dynamics, BlackBerry and more, by replicating a customer’s server environment in real-time to a failover solution in the Cloud, using a Cloud vendor of choice. The replicated environment engages seamlessly during system interruption or failure and includes automatic failback – a capability once reserved for the Fortune 500 elite.

About Geminare
Geminare is a pioneer in delivering Recovery as a Service (RaaS) solutions to the Cloud computing market. Dedicated to building game-changing Cloud technologies, including Cloud Recovery, Archiving and Storage solutions, Geminare delivers its products through a network of channel partners worldwide. Currently in the market with Cloud Recovery Server Replication, Geminare counts among its partners Qwest Communications, Hosting.com, Bell Canada, MTS Allstream, CA Technologies Inc., Ingram Micro, LexisNexis, Long View Systems, iStorPro and many other leading organizations. Geminare is located in Toronto, Canada with operations and partners in the U.S., Canada and Europe.