Global reach of user base reinforces growing interest in IBM i High Availability and Disaster Recovery solutions
IRVINE, Calif. (May 3, 2012) – Maxava, a global leader in IBM i high availability (HA) and disaster recovery (DR) software, today announced that sales of its solutions have continued to grow as companies and institutions further prioritize the security of their critical business data in an increasingly uncertain world.
Maxava’s business continues to gain momentum and the company is seeing its suite of solutions resonate with both medium and enterprise scale customers, transcending industry and geography. “We have seen growth around the globe in Maxava HA and DR, and increased interest in our ability to provide solutions to meet the needs of both enterprise and SME customers quickly and efficiently via SaaS, Private Cloud, Subscription and traditional licensed software models.” says Senior VP Simon O’Sullivan. Recently the company’s proven success in meeting the critical needs of the international banking industry has been leveraged to meet the stringent criteria required by Indonesia’s Bank Mega. Maxava are confident their success there and their track record of real-time replication in the most demanding business environments will further drive interest in Maxava HA amongst the broader Indonesian banking sector and the throughout the wider financial sector in the region.
The company has had a strong year in the US. Iconic consumer brands now relying on Maxava HA to provide greater business continuity and zero data loss for their IBM i applications include the likes of Sunkist, Carhartt, American Water, Hyundai and Mizuno. “In the US we’ve seen significant increase in Maxava HA uptake by major enterprise customers in situations where we have been head to head with the flag ship products of our major competitors. In some cases these wins have been straight upgrades to Maxava HA Enterprise+, replacing the incumbent” added O’Sullivan.
The Maxava reseller community also continues to expand with new resellers in the US, Europe, and markets throughout Asia joining the Maxava reseller program each month, triggered by the value they identify in being associated with a company delivering, innovative, enterprise-class resiliency solutions that meet the demanding needs of today’s businesses.
Further underscoring Maxava’s position as innovators in IBM i HA/DR space, the company’s maxView apps for iPad™, iPhone™, Android™ and other mobile platforms are proving very popular. “The development of technology to activate a full role swap from a mobile device was driven by the experiences in real earthquake disaster situations of Maxava HA customers and is revolutionary in this market” said O’Sullivan
The flexibility introduced by the maxView products provide everything from easy remote access to their IBM i HA/DR for “sole responsibility” IBM i experts, through to efficient remote monitoring and management of complex multi-site enterprise environments and even includes a desktop widget to simply confirm HA/DR status for managers.
Maxava is a worldwide provider of innovative high availability and disaster recovery software solutions for IBM i systems. Customers have been using Maxava HA software for more than a decade to ensure business continuity, reduce risk and meet regulatory requirements. Maxava’s software ensures business resilience for a cross section of the world’s most demanding IBM i customers through SaaS, cloud, subscription and traditional licensed software models. Maxava has staff and customers located worldwide.