Recovery as a Service Patent Highlighted Among Top 10 Telco Patents

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Geminare’s RaaS patent highlighted at the SUITS Conference in Las Vegas

August 26th 2013, Las Vegas, NV – The Synopsis under IP/Patents Telecom Sourcing (SUITS) Conference, aimed at advancing the knowledge of innovators within the telecommunications and IT sectors, kicks off today at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Joshua Geist, CEO of Geminare, will join a live discussion on Tuesday August 27th at 10am PST, to discuss the top 10 issued patents applicable to the Telecom Sector. View SUITS event agenda. Geist will highlight Geminare’s Recovery as a Service (RaaS) Patent, issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office on March 13th 2012, as a breakthrough vehicle that is enabling Telecom companies to transition easily and rapidly from their traditional provider role to that of high-value, Cloud-enabled services provider.  Geminare’s RaaS-enablement patent, the first of its kind, has been successfully embraced by telecom companies worldwide, and is being recognized as one of the top 10 issued patents within the Telecom space.

Market Analysts and industry observers alike are calling for dramatic growth within the Recovery as a Service industry as businesses allocate larger portions of their IT budget to Cloud services. This growth in RaaS, estimated to exceed $5 billion dollars globally by 2018, is led by the huge shift from onsite data protection offerings to Cloud-based, fully managed solutions.

Among those joining the discussion with Geist are prominent speakers such as Christopher Douglas(Moderator) Attorney at Alston and Bird, Scott Hicks President and Patent Analyst at Wolf Mountain IP andAlec Schibanoff, Vice President of Marketing at General Patent Corporation.

About Geminare
Geminare enables Telecom companies, ISVs and Cloud Service Providers to transition their products into cloud-based Recovery as a Service (RaaS) offerings. 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, NTT America, Columbus Networks, CA Technologies, OpSource, Iron Mountain, CenturyLink, HOSTING, Bell, Allstream and many others, to enter the RaaS market with their own suite of cloud offerings. Geminare is headquartered in Los Altos, CA, with additional operations in Toronto, Canada.

The SUITS Conference was launched to advance the knowledge innovators of telecommunications including developers, implementers, licenses, licensors, end users, carriers and enterprise patents. Learn how to be aware and prepare to protect your most valuable assets – individual and company patents and intellectual property stored in the Patent Eco System or being held for security. Expert presenters from both the public and private sectors will be there to discuss ways to proactively make participants aware, knowledgeable and able to protect patents.   For information about SUITS, future events, participation or registration you can visit the  SUITS Agenda website.


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