Vanguard Systems, Inc. (Vanguard), a global supplier of enterprise document management systems and United Computer Group, Inc. (UCG), an information technology services firm, announce a new partnership agreement. The new agreement enables Vanguard to offer UCG's VAULT400 Backup as a Service (BaaS) and remote hardware disaster recovery to clients nationwide. This offering will include enhanced scan, store, retrieve, protect and recover capabilities.
For over 25 years, Vanguard has supported a diverse client base across the globe including several Fortune 100 companies. Vanguard provides a suite of document imaging, forms design, workflow, data extraction, AP Automation and content management solutions. United Computer Group, in addition to VAULT400 BaaS, has delivered value-based technology solutions for the IBM midrange market for over 27 years, serving 1,500+ clients worldwide.
David Engberg, President of Vanguard Systems said, "This agreement enables Vanguard to offer clients a turnkey solution-scan, store, retrieve, protect and recover. The UCG VAULT400 offering will be available in a SaaS, appliances, and software licensing model, depending on raw data requirements, from 10GB to over 100TB." Vanguard clients' data will be available 7/24/365 for immediate recovery of granular files or in totality. Options are available for remote hardware recovery time objectives of 72, 24, and 12 hours, or less than 1 hour.
"We are excited and eager to move forward with UCG, a company that has had a noticeable impact on the IBM mid-market with its BaaS and remote hardware disaster recovery offerings," stated Bill Wilson, Vice President of Sales for Vanguard Systems. Vanguard's selection of UCG's solution was made after a comprehensive evaluation process from a range of cloud backup and disaster recovery solutions.
"UCG is pleased to have been selected by Vanguard and look forward to being their clients' provider for a wide range of remote data storage and disaster recovery solutions. Vanguard clients will benefit and can leverage our knowledge to obtain a solution that best suits their requirements", says Jim Kandrac, UCG's founder and president. "With solutions that cover a broad spectrum, we are unbiased and can do what's best for Vanguard clients."
About United Computer Group and VAULT400
UCG provides cost-effective technology products, services, and solutions customized to fit the needs of their clients. Founded in 1987, UCG is an IBM Advanced Business Partner specializing in mid-market and enterprise clients. UCG has been rated in the top 1% of IBM Business Partners nationwide.
UCG's VAULT400 is a premier managed risk mitigation and business continuity planning service for secure online backup and disaster recovery. VAULT400 backs up an entire organization's business-critical data to UCG's secure data centers. Safe and off-site, the encrypted data is available online at all times for immediate, user-initiated recovery. VAULT400 works seamlessly within an organization's existing infrastructure with no additional hardware required.
About Vanguard Systems
Vanguard Systems, Inc. is headquartered outside of Philadelphia, PA, with satellite offices in Ohio and California. Vanguard provides a suite of document imaging, forms design, workflow, data extraction and content management solutions, making the power of information instantly available anywhere across the enterprise. Vanguard provides their clients with a seamless solution covering the entire document lifecycle. Vanguard Systems' offerings that capture, manage and access enterprise content help government and private industry customers improve operations, policy compliance and lower costs.
Additional information about Vanguard Systems is available at http://www.vansystems.com.
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