Toronto (PRESS RELEASE – July 4, 2011) – KineticD, the cloud backup, recovery and data access service designed for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), recently announced it has joined the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. The VMware TAP program helps technology vendors integrate their products with VMware virtualization and cloud infrastructure software and deliver timely, joint solutions to mutual customers.
“We are pleased to welcome KineticD as the newest member of the VMware TAP program,” said Sheryl Sage, director, Alliance Programs, VMware. “The VMware TAP program offers companies like KineticD the tools and resources they need to develop high-value solutions that meet the needs of our mutual customers.”
“Businesses today require data storage, disaster recovery and access solutions that better adapt to the way they need to do business while still maintaining the highest levels of security in a cloud world,” said Jamie Brenzel, CEO of KineticD. “At KineticD, we are focused on bringing secure, affordable cloud-based services to SMB users so they can easily backup, restore, access and share their digital assets – wherever their business takes them. Working with the VMware TAP program demonstrates our ongoing commitment to delivering comprehensive solutions that are simple to use, affordable and secure.”
With more than 1,800 members worldwide, the VMware TAP program works with best-of-breed technology partners to provide them a comprehensive set of VMware technical and marketing services, support, tools and expertise to deliver enhanced value to joint customers.
KineticD sets a new standard by providing small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) with the same level of service and protection for irreplaceable digital assets that large enterprises rely on. It delivers comprehensive solutions that enable SMBs to continuously backup, restore, access, and share information online from any location. Its agile, cloud-based services are specifically designed for SMBs that want to activate their digital assets and more efficiently share and collaborate through improved access to information. Founded in 2002, the company’s industry-acclaimed Data Deposit Box product delivers advanced, patented technology that is used daily by over 40,000 customers and is supported around the world through an extensive partner network. In April 2011, the company completed its acquisition of ROBOBAK, a leading provider of hybrid-cloud backup software for MSPs and the Remote Offices/Branch Offices (ROBO) of small enterprises, and is integrating the technology into its offering.