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Long View Systems, Calgary – July 1, 2015 – Long View has announced that it has won the 2015 Best Recovery Success Story (North America) during the 2015 Asigra Partner Summit in Toronto. The award recognizes Long View for outstanding operations in helping a customer recover their data in a timely manner under extreme circumstances threatening the loss of mission critical information. Long View was recognized for its dedication and leadership in business and technology while accelerating the adoption of cloud-based data recovery solutions.

The 2015 Asigra Partner Summit Awards are an integral part of the Toronto event, which is dedicated to helping IT service providers succeed with cloud-based backup and disaster recovery solutions. The three day conference provides education on technology, marketing, emerging trends and sales enablement to support service provider service quality and growth in this emerging market. Summit attendees receive an advance look and training on new technologies as part of the interactive product experience in the Asigra Hands-On Lab and insight on impactful sales and market strategies.

Long View offers a robust portfolio of technology solutions and services to help their customers reach their desired business objectives. One of the fastest areas of growth for Long View is their Hybrid Cloud Solutions, offering customers a choice and providing guidance for the best place to run their workloads based on business and technology requirements: private cloud, hosted cloud or public cloud. “The growth within our portfolio of cloud solutions is tremendous, as more customers embrace the benefits of cloud solutions we have are having fewer conversations about ‘why cloud?’ and more conversations around ‘what should I move to the cloud?’ said Dave Frederickson, VP of Sales, Business Development, and Marketing.

Long View delivers services based on Asigra’s converged data protection platform. Asigra Cloud Backup™ software is the industry’s leading cloud-based data recovery software with over one million installments worldwide. The software is built for efficient operation and easily integrates with public, private, and hybrid cloud architectures. Asigra’s agentless architecture provides for simple deployment and hands-free management while delivering advanced features, including global de-duplication, automated mass deployment, autonomic healing, and validation restore capabilities. Asigra Cloud Backup is complemented by the company’s recently announced Converged Data Protection Appliance which addresses the complexity and cost concerns of data protection storage.

Domain expertise is critical in the deployment of successful cloud-based data recovery services and the guidance provided to customers by their trusted service provider ensures success in even the most widely distributed IT environments. Long View was identified as the winner in one of several different award categories in the area of data recovery and noted for operation excellence.

“Because of expanding workplace environments the proliferation of mobile and cloud-based IT, it is becoming increasingly difficult for organizations to find, protect, and ensure the recovery of important corporate data. Long View has demonstrated the technology and business skills that define a premier provider in this industry,” said David Farajun, CEO, Asigra. “Long View’s leadership momentum continues to drive them and the industry in a positive direction and we applaud their accomplishments. Their focus on customer-centered service delivery has positioned them well in data protection as end-user organizations seek guidance to improve the performance and reliability of solutions in this space.”

“It is an excellent time to participate in the delivery of cloud-based data protection as organizations are increasingly open to higher value backup and DR solutions,” said Frederickson. “Asigra has been a key partner in this respect, providing best of breed technology to meet the broadest range of customer concerns. We welcome this recognition and extend our thanks to the entire Long View team.”

About Asigra

Trusted since 1986, Asigra provides organizations around the world the ability to recover their data now from anywhere through a global network of partners who deliver cloud backup and recovery services as public, private and/or hybrid deployments. As the industry’s first enterprise-class agentless cloud-based recovery software to provide data backup and recovery of servers, virtual machines, endpoint devices, databases and applications, SaaS and IaaS based applications, Asigra lowers the total cost of ownership, reduces recovery time objectives, eliminates silos of backup data by providing a single consolidated repository, and provides 100% recovery assurance. Asigra’s revolutionary patent-pending Recovery License Model provides organizations with a cost effective data recovery business model unlike any other offered in the storage market. Asigra has been recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor and has been included in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup and Recovery Software since 2010. In 2014, Asigra Cloud Backup was also named the Top Enterprise Backup Solution and Product of the Year by Storage Magazine. More information on Asigra can be found at www.asigra.com.

About Long View Systems

Long View is one of the most powerful IT solutions and services companies in North America, with offices across the continent. With a clear focus on combining business and technology through our Hybrid IT solutions, including cloud, IT infrastructure, managed services, and end user support, Long View is able to define and customize what the future of IT looks like for our clients. Innovative, flexible, cost-effective, and business focused . . . that’s Long View. For more information visit www.longviewsystems.com