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Actifio announced a global alliance with Persistent Systems, a global solutions company with deep technology expertise, to help enterprises with data stack modernization and acceleration of digital transformation initiatives.
The agility of Actifio's multi-cloud copy data management platform will help Persistent deliver modern data protection and instant data access that reduces time to market for new applications while improving security, compliance and governance.
Sandeep Kalra, Executive Director and President of Persistent Systems, said, "We continue to strengthen our partner ecosystem so we can bring unique technologies like Actifio to our clients. Actifio's market-defining copy data management software should accelerate our clients' most pressing digital transformation projects, from data stack modernization to cloud analytics and cloud migration. Actifio speeds up all of those efforts, and time is money for data-intensive organizations."
Actifio pioneered copy data management solutions to eliminate copy data sprawl and reduce storage costs while simultaneously delivering instant access to any point-in-time copy of data for any applications at any location. Actifio's patented Virtual Data Pipeline (VDP) technology combines data virtualization technology, which creates a single golden copy of application-centric data used for virtualized copies, with data pipelining technology that provides data mobility, transformation and point-in-time application recovery orchestration, at any location.
Ash Ashutosh, Actifio co-founder and CEO, said, "With Persistent's global reach and strong technical capabilities, this partnership will help extend the benefits of Actifio technology into many digital modernization projects that need the assurance of their vital data being available on demand, re-used for DevOps, analytics, AI and machine learning or cloud migration. Persistent is a very well-regarded partner to enterprises around the world and Actifio is proud to be able to bring our capabilities into their engagements."