30 Days Free SecondSite Now Available

01-May-2018 08:00:59 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in always-on, ExperienceAvailability, replication, resilience, Zerto, SecondSite, DRaaS, cloud disaster recovery, it resiliency

Our latest promotion enables Australian businesses to protect their data with 30 days of free disaster recovery for three Virtual Machines with up to 1TB of storage per machine. Click here to learn more about the product >> Zettagrid offers your business the opportunity to trial at no cost to your business the most powerful and affordable real-time disaster recovery solution SecondSiteTM powered...

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SecondSite is so much more than just preparation for a disaster

22-Jan-2018 15:03:35 / by Nicki Pereira posted in Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, Zerto, Business Continuity, SecondSite, availability, business demands, disaster recovery services, disaster recovery solutions, mitigate risk, cloud disaster recovery

System downtime is not only caused by the cataclysmic disasters described in detail during disaster recovery scenario planning engagements. In fact, the majority of system downtime incidents are usually not related to a natural disaster at all. Typically, outages are a result of an internal action and not the external events usually planned for. According to a study by Zerto, a shocking 95% of...

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10 reasons why Zettagrid SecondSite is in a league of its own

09-Jan-2018 15:32:37 / by Liz Bingham posted in Zerto, Disaster Recovery, Disaster recovery as a service, Cloud, cloud disaster recovery, disaster recovery plans, DRaaS, SecondSite, Business Continuity

Zettagrid SecondSite is most powerful and affordable real-time disaster recovery replication solution in Australia, built on the award-winning Zerto platform. It truly is in a league of its own. Built and operated in Australia by Australians, SecondSite offers secondary recovery sites, data synchronisation and accessibility for your virtual environments. It’s affordable and scalable which makes...

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12 ways to leverage IT resilience with Zettagrid as part of your digital transformation strategy

29-Nov-2017 15:00:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in resilience, Zerto, SecondSite, Disaster Recovery, Disaster recovery as a service, DRaaS, ExperienceAvailability, Data

The majority of organisations you deal with today are embarking on or well underway on a digital transformation journey. Organisational processes, structures, and result strategies are being aligned to take advantage of the efficiencies digital technologies deliver and in some cases, mitigate the disruption digital technologies have on the enterprise. Many organisations see disaster recovery as a...

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How to achieve amazing business resiliency

08-Nov-2017 15:23:40 / by Nicki Pereira posted in Disaster Recovery, Disaster recovery as a service, Cloud provider, cloud disaster recovery, disaster recovery solutions, DRaaS, ExperienceAvailability, resilience, Zerto, security, mobility

  Business resilience is a something that everyone knows the importance of, but most organisations fail to see its value until it's too late. However, as the digital landscape continues to evolve, it has become incredibly dangerous and foolhardy at best to maintain this mindset. Migrating everything to the cloud and making it somebody else's problem is not the silver bullet that many believed it...

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Achieving 100% Uptime. Is it possible?

31-Oct-2017 05:06:00 / by Nicki Pereira posted in Australia, Disaster Recovery, Data, ExperienceAvailability, availability, resilience, Zerto, DRaaS, business security solution, security, mobility, disaster recovery solutions

Try to imagine a large crowd of customers arriving at your business, only to find a closed sign and the shutters down. As you helplessly watch potential clients walking off into the distance towards your competitors, you could also be faced with the realisation that you are paying for your employees to sit idly at their desks. When entering damage control or making up for the lost time, the costs...

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What is the cost of not being prepared for a disaster?

26-Oct-2017 20:28:20 / by Liz Bingham posted in Australia, Data, Zerto, Disaster Recovery, cloud disaster recovery, DRaaS, ExperienceAvailability, replication

Unplanned outages have a real business impact Your business is impacted when IT disasters and system outages occur and these impacts have a direct or indirect cost associated with them. A revenue generating system such as an e-commerce website has direct financial consequences when it goes down. Non-revenue generating systems such as your email service may have indirect costs when it fails such...

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Testing your DR is critical to compliance: 5 ways SecondSite removes the hassle

12-Oct-2017 14:56:26 / by Liz Bingham posted in DRaaS, Disaster Recovery, cloud disaster recovery, Disaster recovery as a service, Cloud, bigdata, replication, availability

Regularly testing your disaster recovery service is not only an essential IT risk mitigation function, it’s a critical compliance task. Ticking the compliance box is necessary while you’re also ensuring you can recover your data in the event of an unexpected outage or disaster event. Ensuring your data is recoverable should not be viewed as a compliance inconvenience, but rather as a crucial...

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Why your disaster recovery needs continuous data protection

27-Sep-2017 14:56:09 / by Liz Bingham posted in DRaaS, Disaster Recovery, virtualisation, Interzone, Disaster recovery as a service, SecondSite, Zerto

Data replication is the process of electronically copying data from one storage location to another. If your business unexpectedly faced an outage and you needed to recover, data replication allows for the effortless resumption of operations after an incident minimal loss or corruption of data. The primary purpose of data replication in a Disaster Recovery Plan is to ensure that business...

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SecondSite Wins BCI Australasia Continuity and Resilience Provider 2017

06-Sep-2017 11:13:37 / by Liz Bingham posted in Australia, Backup, Business Continuity, Blog, Cloud, Cloud provider, DRaaS, Disaster Recovery, Disaster recovery as a service, Data Centre, SecondSite, IaaS, Zerto, Zettagrid, disaster recovery plans, disaster recovery solutions, disaster recovery services

Zettagrid is pleased to announce that our comprehensive Disaster Recovery product SecondSite has been awarded Continuity and Resilience Provider (Service or Product) at the 2017 Business Continuity Institute Awards Australasia. Receiving the award at the Sydney ceremony was a great honour, and is a testament to SecondSite, bringing innovation to the disaster recovery space in Australasia. “In a...

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