Geminare Recognized at 2012 CIR Business Continuity Awards for Most Innovative Product of the Year

Geminare RaaS Cloud Storage Assurance (CSA 2.0)
– the Next Generation in Email Archiving solutions

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April 24th, 2012, Palo Alto, CA – For the 3rd time in the past four years, Continuity, Insurance and Risk (CIR), the UK’s leading risk management, business continuity and insurance strategies journal, has named Geminare as a finalist in its prestigious  Annual Business Continuity Awards. Competing with entrants from around the world, and against several multi-national companies, Geminare was recognized this year in the 2012 Most Innovative Product of the Year category for its next-generation Email Archiving solution: Cloud Storage Assurance (CSA 2.0).

CSA 2.0 is a Cloud-based, feature-rich email archiving solution that activates in minutes with no hardware or software required, and gives users with virtually any hosted or onsite email server the ability to archive, search and rapidly retrieve messages directly from their desktop. Advanced features include security and auditing capabilities for data storage, highly sophisticated, lightning-fast predictive searching, a hosted, secure web portal, and no onsite IT involvement or hardware requirements.

CSA 2.0 was central to the recently announced Strategic Alliance between Geminare and Microsoft Corp., whereby Geminare will deliver the service through the Microsoft Windows Azure cloud, under the name myVault Email Archive powered by AzureTM. Geminare’s myVault Email Archive is a featured partner solution at Microsoft’s upcoming July 2012 Worldwide Partner Conference, and will be available from the Windows Azure Marketplace in Spring 2012.

“CIR continues to recognize business excellence in BC/DR. We are again proud to have been selected as a 2012 finalist among the world’s leaders in the space.” Stated, Joshua Geist, Geminare’s CEO.

About CIR
Launched in 1996, CIR has firmly established itself as a key resource in the risk professional’s portfolio. Providing regular news, thought-leadership and case-study editorial at the forefront of industry developments.

About Geminare
Geminare enables ISVs to transition their products into Cloud-based offerings with a focus on the Recovery as a Service (RaaS) market. Geminare’s award-winning patented Cloud CORE Platform, a proven, mature, multi-tiered service delivery vehicle that is the foundation of Geminare’s entire RaaS data protection suite, has allowed leading and innovative companies such as Microsoft, CA Technologies, OpSource, Arrow, Iron Mountain, CenturyLink, Hosting .com, Bell, Allstream, Ingram Micro, LexisNexis, Long View Systems and many others, to enter the RaaS market with their own suite of data protection Cloud offerings. Geminare is headquartered in Mountain View, CA, with additional operations in Toronto, Canada.

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