Chennai: Sify and Commvault have announced a partnership to provide Data Protection as a Service (DPaaS).
This partnership will enable Sify to manage cross-platform backup and recovery operations across datacentres with a scaled-down team and thereby lower the service delivery cost up to 30%.
Sify Technologies provides a range of cloud services across platforms, including Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, Google Cloud and others via its 10 datacentres.
With the adoption of Commvault’s Backup & Recovery solution as a unified data protection system for multi-cloud platforms, Sify now aims to provide Data Protection as a Service.
The Sify and Commvault tie-up will enable Sify to offer and ensure long-term data retention, quick data replication, cross-platform backup migration, superior deduplication with a single tool/platform.
With Commvault’s in-built interface, Sify’s customers can easily manage cross-platform backup migrations via one console. With the superior deduplication feature, enterprises can compress data and reduce their storage size significantly in datacentre without any third-party solutions.
Commvault also integrates seamlessly with third-party tools like ServiceNow ITSM, giving customers the ability to generate self-provisioning reports and monitor their backup operations at any time.
According to Kamal Nath, Sify Technologies’ CEO the current situation has triggered the need for secure and agile IT infrastructure for enterprises.
“Customer data security is a top priority for us at Sify and with Commvault, we now have a competitive edge to provide data protection across platforms.”
“With this partnership, we aim to provide enterprises a one-stop solution with end-to-end IT support translating to minimum disruption,” said Nath.
“Commvault’s reputation in the field of Data security and their experience of having worked across divergent landscapes and verticals was the driver in the decision making for a partner,” said Ravi Maguluri, CTO -Cloud services, Sify Technologies.
“This partnership aims to substantially lower the service delivery cost while raising the benchmark on data protection,” added Maguluri.
“We are excited to support Sify Technologies, a technology pioneer in India, as they deliver data protection to their customers with Commvault functionality,” said Ramesh Mamgain, Area VP – India & SAARC, Commvault
“This is a new era for Commvault and we’re rapidly innovating to help our partners and customers simplify IT with enterprise-class, proven data protection solutions delivered through SaaS and protected in the cloud,” added Ramesh.