Boston, MA – May 31, 2017: 4IT, one of South Florida’s leading IT firms, has finalized a partnership with Cogent Communications, Veeam, and Dell to launch a disaster recovery and business continuity solution in Boston, MA. Utilizing a Cogent managed datacenter, Veeam backup and recovery software, and Dell storage and computing resources; 4IT can now provide an aggressively priced geo-diverse disaster recovery and business continuity solution to domestic and international customers that need 24x7x365 premise and cloud IT infrastructure.
Cogent Communications, a Tier 1 multinational Internet Service Provider, ranks as one of the top five network providers in the world. Cogent services more than 200 major markets and interconnects with 5,940 other networks, and operates 53 data centers worldwide. Veeam, a leading IT software company has 242,000 customers and 13.9 million virtual machines under protection with its backup and recovery software.
Of the company’s’ recent partnership, CIO and Co-Founder Alex Freund said, “Because of the integration we have completed with our monitoring system and the unique way that Veeam operates with standby virtual servers, we can now offer a very affordable business continuity solution as a viable recovery option for smaller customers. In the mid-market space, the price has been the major barrier to business continuity adoption, and our partnership with Cogent, Veeam, and Dell will give us the leverage to significantly reduce the recurring cost.”
4IT is a leading technology services company providing premise and cloud infrastructure management, cybersecurity tools, strategic IT consulting, engineering, help-desk support, and telecommunications systems. Since 2003, 4IT has delivered award-winning enterprise-level IT practices, technology solutions and support for mid-market clients that have complex IT environments and high cybersecurity risk.
With over 30 years of experience as an IT professional, I lead our technical engineering and administrative staff in the delivery of our complete suite of IT services, which includes our award-winning Help Desk, Network Operations Center (NOC), and On-Site Field Service team. As the senior technology expert, I also provide oversight and technical support for our Palmetto Bay Village Center co-location and hosting facility.