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Business continuity briefs:
13th April 2015

'Business continuity briefs' provides a summary of new product and services press releases and other useful resources published recently:

Phoenix IT Group issues Year-End Trading Update
Phoenix IT Group plc has provided an update on trading for the financial year ended 31 March 2015. During the past six months, the Group has seen good trading across the business. The Group therefore continues to expect to report profits that are comfortably in line with market expectations. Once again strong progress has been made in reducing the net debt position, which stood at £49.0m at the year-end (2014: £56.1m), ahead of the Board’s expectations.

The Group expects to announce results for the year ended 31st March 2015 on Monday 8th June.

Within Business Continuity, Phoenix IT Group has agreed a five year contract with Shop Direct. Growth in Business Continuity planning and consultancy has been aided by the release of a much-upgraded version of the Group’s ShadowPlanner product. Read the full statement.

Crisis Management Conference 2015
This year's Crisis Management Conference will be held in London on Tuesday 15th September. Now in its third year, CMC offers a unique opportunity to share views and practical experiences with other crisis management professionals from industry, government and academia.

CMC 2015 will once again bring together top-level speakers at the forefront of crisis management to share their insights into how their leaders and teams, prepare for, respond to, and recover from crises.


SIOS DataKeeper Cluster Edition software now Microsoft Azure certified
SIOS Technology Corp. has announced that its SIOS DataKeeper Cluster Edition software is Microsoft Azure certified and now available in the Azure Marketplace. The new SIOS offering is claimed to be the only Azure certified software that enables customers to create a SANLess high availability cluster in Azure using Microsoft Windows Server Failover Clustering. www.us.sios.com

Double-Take for AIX 5.0
Vision Solutions Inc. has announced the release of Double-Take for AIX 5.0. This major release enhances the entire Double-Take for AIX suite of products, including Double-Take Availability, Double-Take RecoverNow and Double-Take Move.

The new release enables all Double-Take for AIX products to be monitored and managed within Vision Solutions Portal, the browser-based interface for Double-Take for AIX and MIMIX products from Vision Solutions. Users benefit from a graphical dashboard for monitoring, automated recovery and failover operations, and advanced clustering capabilities all managed from a single, simple UI. Even users with limited working knowledge of AIX can be empowered to recover data or failover in the event of server or site failure. Tweet This

For more information on Double-Take for AIX 5.0 or to schedule a demo, click here.

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Date: 13th April 2015 • Region: Various

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