CHARLOTTE, N.C. – June 1, 2016 – Peak 10 - National IT infrastructure and cloud services provider, Peak 10, will attend the Cloud Expo in New York City on June 7-9, 2016 to educate attendees on disaster recovery (DR) planning. Cloud Expo attendees are invited to attend Peak 10’s DR session, “Disaster Recovery Planning Simplified,” on Wednesday, June 8 from 5:40-6:15 p.m. ET at the Javits Center as part of the expo’s Enterprise Cloud Adoption Track.

In the session, Andrew Cole, the Director of Solutions Engineering at Peak 10, will discuss how the newest technology advances are reducing the cost and complexity of traditional business continuity and disaster recovery solutions. Attendees will:

  • Learn why having a full disaster recovery strategy is more important now than ever before
  • Explore the key drivers of a successful disaster recovery solution
  • Understand how to achieve measurable operational and business value from a disaster recovery solution

Andrew oversees Peak 10’s sales engineering team across the United States which creates tailored solutions for customers of all sizes and across all industries. He brings more than 25 years’ experience in the IT industry to his role at Peak 10. His resume includes the design and implementation of Microsoft Windows, Novell, RHEL, Ubuntu, Citrix and VMware as well as certifications from Microsoft, VMware, and Citrix.

In a recent survey of approximately 400 IT professionals conducted by Peak 10, DR was cited as one of their top initiatives for 2016 and beyond. For Peak 10, the increased emphasis on ensuring the timely recovery of data among mid-sized businesses has played a significant role in the 107% year-over-year growth for its DR solutions.

Peak 10 offers various disaster recovery services, but its most popular and fastest growing service the Peak 10® Recovery Cloud. A Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) solution, the Recovery Cloud stands out among many competitive products because of its continuous data protection and industry-leading recovery time and recovery point objectives which were incorporated to better meet the needs of mid-sized and enterprise companies.

The Recovery Cloud has garnered attention from industry analysts and partners. Peak 10 was the first provider in the Americas to achieve the Cisco Powered Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) designation under the Cisco® Cloud and Managed Services Advanced Certification. It was also listed on Gartner’s first-ever DRaaS Magic Quadrant in 2015.