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EastNets Expands Protection For Payment Applications With Vision Solutions
March 26, 2012
- Leading global provider of compliance and payment solutions uses Double-Take for customer data protection requirements
- Expanded partnership supports DR and business continuity at organizations across the Middle East
Vision Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of information availability software and services with over 25,000 customers running Windows, Linux, IBM Power Systems and Cloud Computing environments, today announced that it is working with EastNets, a leading global provider of compliance and payments solutions, to support disaster recovery and business continuity requirements at customers across the Middle East region.
EastNets has been delivering compliance, resilience and convenience solutions to financial institutions and government agencies across the Middle East for 25 years. It serves over 1,000 customers in 120 countries and has 16 offices across the globe. EastNets’ workforce of 300 employees features one of the largest organizational collection of engineers certified under the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT). The company is working with Vision Solutions to provide its banking and finance customers with real-time data replication and protection solutions for their applications and solution offerings over Microsoft Windows and Linux servers.
Hazem Mulhim, CEO at EastNets commented, “We are currently witnessing an increased demand for strategic and highly reliable risk management solutions and services for our customers. To address this demand from customers, we continue to develop and provide our customers with new technologies that not only give them the confidence and security of being protected against risk but also help achieve more productivity and increased efficiencies in their operations. Our work with Vision Solutions ensures that our customers’ critical applications are protected against the risk of failure, and we are looking forward to working with the company to support our customers in their business continuity planning.”
Mike Khattab, vice president of emerging markets at Vision Solutions commented, “For financial institutions, their payment processing and user-facing applications are mission critical to them and their ability to meet customer service demands. Working with EastNets, our partnership ensures that these requirements can be met simply and effectively. We look forward to developing our relationship with EastNets still further in order to meet the needs of banking and finance customers across the Middle East.”
The Double-Take platform includes Double-Take Availability, the industry’s most simplified disaster recovery and high availability solution which combines real-time data replication and continuous data protection with optimised clustering to deliver true information availability; Double-Take RecoverNow, a true continuous data protection solution that supports nearly instantaneous recovery of applications and data; Double-Take Move, a simplified server and storage migration solution that provides real-time data movement with no downtime; and Double-Take Share, an application that simplifies information capturing, replication, transformation and sharing with no programming required.