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12 May 2015| Filed under News  

New Cloud Services to help form an integral part of a company’s disaster recovery and business continuity solution.

Hamilton, Bermuda – May 12, 2015 – LinkBermuda, the leader in providing data networking and IP solutions, today announced new cloud services offerings aimed at providing businesses with real benefits that add value including scalability, efficiency, costs savings and helping to fulfill regulatory or other compliance requirements. The platforms for the new services, Virtual Private Cloudand Cloud Backup, are based in Bermuda and are located in the Tier 3 data centers at the Link Teleport in Devonshire.

"Cloud services will be the backbone of IT today and tomorrow," said Edgar Dill, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at LinkBermuda. "Along with our existing Cloud PBX service, our new Bermuda based cloud services will help businesses simplify their IT operations, become more agile and reduce capital spending. Virtual Private Cloud, which is VMware powered, and Cloud Backup will give customers the empowerment and flexibility to help them navigate their future".

Fulfilling the promise of cloud computing, introducing Virtual Private Cloud

Link Bermuda Virtual Private Cloud is a secure and expandable Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) compute environment in which a customer can rapidly deploy test and development environments, migrate key production workloads to the public cloud, or launch net new applications. Virtual Private Cloud offers customers fixed compute, storage and network increments and can be expanded and customized through the use of add-ons to meet specific business requirements.

LinkBermuda’sVirtual Private Cloud service has achieved VMware Hybrid Cloud Powered status, illustrating to customers that it is underpinned by VMware’s leading virtualization and cloud computing technology, VMware vSphere® andVMware vCloud Director®.A member of the VMware®vCloudAir™ Network Program, Link Bermuda provides its VMware Hybrid Cloud Powered service as a set of cloud computing services across a common platform, supporting Link Bermuda further as it delivers on the agility and performance customers are looking for in the cloud computing landscape.

Taking care of your critical company data, introducing Cloud Backup

LinkBermuda Cloud Backup offers an onsite hardware backup appliance to allow for the fastest backup and restore times possible, and then replicates a complete copy of that backup data to the Cloud replication platform located at the secure LinkBermuda data center facility. The Cloud Backup solution offers businesses the best of both worlds when it comes to Cloud vs local disk data protection. That is, fast in-house backup and restore with an appliance at the customer’s location, with a secure offsite copy on the Cloud platform at the LinkBermuda data center.

About LinkBermuda

LinkBermuda continues to build on its strong history of commitment to Bermuda providing trusted telecommunications services for more than 120 years. LinkBermuda is a proven leader in the delivery of voice, data, Internet and IT services to enterprise and consumer customers in Bermuda and many locations throughout the Western hemisphere utilizing its extensive network of facilities and carrier partners.

LinkBermuda operates a highly advanced network of diverse international and domestic fibre cable systems delivering the highest quality and most extensive reach of customized end-to-end solutions available in Bermuda. LinkBermuda owns two ultra-secure Tier 3 standard data center facilities that support a wide range of dedicated hosting solutions and disaster recovery options.