March 17th, 2011, Toronto, Canada: Geminare, a pioneer in the Cloud Recovery space, and Nisha Technologies, one of Canada’s fastest growing aboriginal suppliers of cloud-based technologies, today announced a partnership which allows Nisha to deliver Geminare’s award-winning Cloud Recovery to the Canadian Government under its Software Licensing Supply Arrangement (SLSA). Cloud Recovery, Nisha’s latest product offering, is now available for deployment within multiple Government of Canada data centres, and aligns with its primary focus of providing the federal government with the latest in IT solutions.
Geminare’s Cloud Recovery offering delivers continuous availability of an organization’s mission-critical servers and applications during scheduled or unplanned outages by replicating data in real-time to a secure cloud environment. Geminare’s offering boasts Recovery Time Objectives (RTOs) measured in single-digit minutes, and is delivered through Geminare’s patented HUB Platform, providing capabilities such as “single-click” instant auto-failover and failback.
Joshua Geist, Geminare’s CEO said, “Nisha is extremely well positioned within the Government of Canada, and within days of executing our agreement, it received the Department of Public Works and Government Services’ approval to sell our Cloud Recovery product within the GOC sector. I’m confident that the opportunity that Nisha has created with the Canadian federal government will also open doors for Geminare, and other partners, to engage with other government sectors worldwide.”
Working closely with its sister company, CLICK-Into, Nisha offers a wide range of virtualization and Cloud-based services, coupled with an extensive IT services portfolio. The combined skill-sets of the two organizations have allowed them to easily integrate the Geminare offerings into their product suite.
Nisha’s President, Angela O’Leary states, “We’re excited by the prospect of introducing Geminare’s Cloud Recovery to the Government of Canada. Working together, I’m confident that we can deliver a very high-value, economical solution that will help ensure government business continues as usual during system outages.”
Al Muzar, CLICK-Into’s President and CEO added, “We see tremendous synergies between our Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) solutions and Geminare’s business continuity technology. By merging our capabilities, our DaaS offering is now highly differentiated in the market, delivering application continuity unparalleled in the industry.”
Geminare’s Cloud Recovery product is immediately available through Nisha Technologies and CLICK-Into Incorporated.
About Nisha Technologies
Nisha Technologies is one of Canada’s fastest growing aboriginal suppliers of Professional Services, PCs, Notebooks, workstations and enterprise products. Nisha has grown significantly over the past 10 years, and its strategic partnerships with manufacturers and IT professional services providers positions it well as the supplier of choice. Nisha’s objective is to make its clients aware of the continual changes that take place within the information technology industry, and to offer its clients the latest in IT technology and services. Nisha’s strong partnerships within the IT industry ensure that it always operates with the best interests of its clients as a principal guide.
CLICK-Into Inc. (CLICK) was incorporated as a holding company in 1985. It was transformed into a computer and telecommunications systems integration business in 1998. Since then along with its sister company Nisha Technologies Inc. (NISHA), it has experienced rapid growth in revenue and market presence.
Geminare is a pioneer in delivering Data Protection and Recovery Solutions to the Cloud Computing market. Dedicated to building game-changing Cloud technologies, Geminare delivers its products through a network of channel partners worldwide. Currently in the market with Server Replication, Geminare counts among its partners Qwest Communications, Hosting.com, Bell Canada, MTS Allstream, CA Technologies Inc., Ingram Micro, LexisNexis Canada, Long View Systems and many other leading organizations. Geminare is located in Toronto, Canada with operations and partners in the U.S., Canada and Europe.